LIST OF ACCEPTABLE DONATION ITEMS

A list of the items requested by the hospitals we support

CRAFTING GUIDELINES

These guidelines were developed to meet the needs of the hospitals we support

OUR EVENTS

The Preemie Project is powered by the involvement of devoted volunteers, people just like you.

Who We are. Our mission

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The Preemie Project seeks to provide comfort and support to critically ill infants and their families in Newborn Intensive Care Units in Iowa.

We achieve our mission through the support of a devoted group of local and national volunteers... Learn More

2019 Thanksgiving Donation

TPP will donate special hats booties and costume to Iowa NICUs for Thanksgiving. Will you help! Turkeys and Pumpkins and Pilgrims! Oh My!

1-1.5 lb: Goal: 20

65%

2-3 lb : Goal 45

66%

3-5 lb: Goal 100

80%

6-8 lb: Goal 100

66%

9-11 lb: Goal 45

55%

updated 11/11/2019

Latest News

We recently made some changes to the recommended booties lengths for the 6-8lb and 9-11lb size bootie on our Volunteer Measurement Guide. Make sure you review those changes before knitting or crocheting more booties. The changes are in RED

The nurses at St. Luke’s Center for Women and Children in Cedar Rapids had a great idea for Nurses’s week. They invited the SuperHero Initiative to visit Pediatrics and the NICU. The Preemie Project was called upon to help make the event extra special for the NICU. TPP volunteers graciously sewed and donated cute superhero bedding for this event. We also donated Superman, Batman, Supergirl, Wonder Woman Capes and masks for the hospital’s tiniest patients. Thank you to everyone that … read more