Get Involved

There are many ways you can become involved in Sewing for Hope:

Start sewing on your own at home-

  • Many of our volunteers prefer to sew at home on their own schedule and this is just fine!
  • Join ladies from across eight states in the U.S., Canada, UK,  Norway, and Scotland with the goal of bringing joy and love through clothing the thousands of  orphans of the Tumaini Fund in Tanzania.
  • All the information you need to get started can be found on this website under “Guidelines, Patterns and Tips”.


Deauville ladies2  Find a Sewing for Hope chapter in your area- 

  • The good work of Sewing for Hope is spreading!  There are many groups of women who sew at various places particularly in the Naples, FL area and in several regions of Massachusetts.  To learn if there is a group in your area, send an email to:
  •  Tumaini Canada ( located in British Columbia,  has a very active sewing and knitting group named Tumaini Crafters.  For more information on this group, please contact them at


Form a Sewing for Hope Group in your area-

  • Sewing for Hope is a wonderful project for any charitable minded group whether it be a Women’s Club, a church group, a Girls Scout troop, a  craft class at a retirement village group or  wherever!
  • The possibilities are endless and the  benefits are plentiful not only for the orphans who benefit from the new clothes but our volunteers love the personal enjoyment of newly formed  friendships among like-minded volunteers. 
  • Please contact for more information on how to form a sewing group.

blessing of dresses

Sewing for Hope is blessed to benefit from the passion and love for helping others that is evident in each and every one of the dresses so lovingly made.


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