Special Olympics Scarf Project 2014: Alaska

SO Alaska is the latest state to announce their participation and colours for the Scarf Project 2014 – Red and Black.

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Scarves by Barbara M.

Yarn and colour suggestions:   Red Heart Really Red (9925) and Black (4614); or  Cherry Red (319) and Black (312).

But you can use any red and black yarn as well.  These are also the colours for Delaware, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas.  And don’t worry about making too many – Oklahoma needs 1,812 scarves; Texas needs 3,000 scarves.

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Update 5 November 2013:  SO Oklahoma decided to withdraw from the 2014 Scarf Project.

For a complete list of participating states, click here. 

KC4-Special Olympics 2014 Scarf Project

SO Texas has decided to bring the scarf project back for their games and SO Kansas has announced that they will participate for 2014.

Headband for SO Iowa

Headband for SO Iowa by Linda W.

That brings to a total of eight states (so far) who are participating in the Scarf Project for 2014.  Those who participated last year will decide sometime this summer if they want to continue with the project, or not.

Here’s a quick reference on the details so far.  The information will be updated as and when we receive it.  Complete information will always be available on this page link, or head on over and join the Facebook or Ravelry group pages.

ARKANSAS (*note that the colours have changed; however SO Arkansas will still accept the Cherry Red and Grey Heather scarves until they meet their goal).
Colours:  RH SS Spring Green and Aran
Goal:  535 scarves
Deadline:  24 January 2014
Send to:   Special Olympics Arkansas
Attn:  Jessica Fagan
946 E. Boswell St.
Batesville, AR  72501 
DELAWARE
Colours:   RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Black (0312)
RH Soft Cherry Red (5142) and Black (4614)
RH Super Soft Really Red (5142) and Black (4614)
RH Super Soft Really Red (9925) and Black (414)
Goal:  100 scarves
Deadline:  24 January 2014
Send to:   Special Olympics Delaware
Attn:  Scarf Project
619 South College Avenue
Newark, DE  19716Mailing dates:
September 13-20,2013
October 11-18, 2013
November 22-29, 2013
December 20-27, 2013
January 17-24, 2014 
KANSAS
ColoursRH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Black (0312)
RH Soft Cherry Red (5142) and Black (4614)
RH Super Soft Really Red (5142) and Black (4614)
RH Super Soft Really Red (9925) and Black (414)Goal:  200 scarves
Deadline:  17 January 2014
Send to:  Special Olympics Kansas
Attn:  Scarf Project
5280 Foxridge Drive
Mission, KS  66202
IOWA
Colours:  RH SS Grey Heather (0400) and Dark Orchid (0776)
Goal:  800 – scarves, hats, headbands, ear-muffs
Deadline:  1 November 2013 – or until goal is reached
Send to:  Special Olympics Iowa
Attn:  Scarf Project
PO Box 620
Grimes, IA  50111
website:   www.soiowa.org 
OHIO
Colours:  RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Grey Heather (0400)
Goal:  350 scarves
Deadline:  1 February 2014
Send to:  Special Olympics Ohio
Attn:  Scarf Project
3303 Winchester Pike
Columbus, OH  43232 
OKLAHOMA – has decided not to continue in the project, as of October 2013
Colours:  RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Black (0312)
Goal:  1,812 scarves

TENNESSEE
Colours:  RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Soft White (0316)
Caron One-Pound Scarlet (0516) and Soft White (0316)
RH Team Spirit Color 0938 (red and white)
Goal:   200 headbands
Deadline:  15 December 2013
Send to:  Attn:  Scarf Project
c/o Berry & Tudor, PC
5123 Virginia Way, Suite B-23
Brentwood, TN37027 
TEXAS
Colours:  RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Black (0312)
Goal:  3,000 scarves
Deadline:  24 January 2014
Send to:  Special Olympics Texas Scarf Project
7715 Chevy Chase, Suite 120
Austin, TX78752 

 

2014 Special Olympics Scarf Project

The 2014 SO Scarf Project has concluded.

Please join us for the 2015 SO Scarf Project

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We’re still wrapping up the 2013 Special Olympics Scarf Project – the last deadline is for Utah on 8 March 2013 – but we’re up and running with the 2014 project.

Scarves made for 2013 Special Olympics Scarf Project

Scarves made for 2013 Special Olympics Scarf Project

Three states – Arkansa, Ohio, and Oklahoma – continued their goal and project to the 2014 games.  Three states – Delaware, Iowa and Tennessee – have decided their colours for the 2014 games.

Here are the details we have for the five states that we can start working on.  Additional info can be found on the FB or the Ravelry pages. 

ARKANSAS
Colours:   RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Grey Heather (0400)
Goal:   535 scarves
Received:  97
Deadline:   24 January 2014
Send to:  Special Olympics Arkansas
                Attn:  Scarf Project
                946 E. Boswell St.
                Batesville, AR  72501

DELAWARE

Colours:  RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Black (0312)  or   RH Soft Cherry Red (5142) and Black (4614)
RH Super Soft Really Red (5142) and Black (4614) or RH Super Soft Really Red (9925) and Black (414)
Goal:  100 scarves:
Received:
Deadline:  24 January 2014
Send to:   Special Olympics Delaware
Attn:  Scarf Project
619 South College Avenue
Newark, DE  19716


IOWA
Colours:   RH SS Grey Heater (0400) and Dark Orchid (0776)
Goal:        800 – scarves, hats, headbands, ear-muffs
Deadline:  1 November 2013 – or until goal is reached
Send to:   Special Olympics Iowa
                Attn:  Scarf Project
                PO Box 620
                Grimes, IA  50111
website:   www.soiowa.org


OHIO
Colours:  RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Grey Heather (0400)
Goal:       350 scarves
Received:  150
Deadline:  1 February 2014
Send to:  Special Olympics Ohio
              Attn:  Scarf Project
              3303 Winchester Pike
              Columbus, OH  43232


OKLAHOMA   – has decided to discontinue the 2014 project as of 4 November 2013
Colours:  RH SS Cherry Red (0319) and Black (0312)
Goal:       1,812 scarves
Deadline:   30 December 2013
Send to:   Scarf Project
               1709 Rain Tree Lane
                Choctaw, OK  73020

TENNESSEE
Colours:  RH Cherry Red (0319) and White (0311)
Goal:  200 headbands
Deadline:  15 December 2013
Send to:  Special Olympics Tennesse
Attn:  Scarf Project
900 12th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203

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