Some of the nationwide charities in the United States that accept quilts are Project Linus, Quilts for Kids, and Wrap Them in Love. A variety of charitable causes benefiting men, women, and children worldwide accept quilts and fabric donations.
Types of charities accepting quilt donations include those that benefit at-risk children, Alzheimer's patients, military veterans, and individuals recovering from serious illness or traumatic circumstances. Most charities have specific quilt standards. Donors should check with the organization for requirements. Another option is to check with local hospitals and orphanages. These organizations often welcome quilts for babies and children. Some quilt charities accept fabric donations instead of quilts.