Helping Hands Foundation Needle Arts Mentoring Program – KDTV 212

The Helping Hands Foundation provides publicity, documents, start up supplies, how-to books and a leadership guide for after-school programs, scout groups or other youth groups that establish a Needle Arts Mentoring Program (SM). Penny Sitler from The National Needle Arts Association (TNNA) appears on Knitting Daily TV Episode 212 to talk about the program and introduce a group of teens from a Cleveland, Ohio high school who learned to knit and crochet from volunteers at their school, supported with projects and materials provided by the Helping Hands Foundation to get them started. Find more information at or e-mail:


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