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

2020-21 NICU Bedding Donation Drive

TPP is collecting donations of flat sheets and fitted sheets for Iowa NICUs. Will help our NICU families create a homelike atmosphere in their baby’s hospital room?

Flat Sheets: Goal: 600

45%

Fitted Sheets: Goal 400

12%

updated 11/30/20

Latest News

Starting February 1, 2021, The Preemie Project will no longer be accepting donations of handmade items. We will still have enough bedding and holiday items to last through most of 2021. We will be shifting our focus to primarily NICU Family Support. That will be in the way of going home supplies for families experiencing difficulties due to unexpected NICU stay. We provide pack and plays, sheets, blanket sleepers, diapers, wipes, formula, footed sleepers, and other items as requested by … read more

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