Warm Heads & Hearts — New Song Community Church Branch

Warm Heads and Hearts volunteers meet throughout the year, on Saturdays from 10am-2pm, two weeks each month from September through February, and once each month from March through August. We meet in rooms 6 & 7 of the New Song Community Center located at 220 NE Russell Street, Portland, OR 97212 The entrance faces NE Russell Street, and there is on-site parking. Email whh@newsongpdx.com with your questions or comments.

Donate your time as a volunteer with our team:

  • Trace patterns
  • Cut Materials
  • Sew hats, or crochet/knit scarves, either on, OR off-site. Don’t know how? We can teach you!
  • Deliver donations and retrieve receipts, OR start a branch of WHH to serve your community.

Don’t have time to volunteer? You can donate the following items:

  • Donate NEW, fleece. One yard will make 9 adult hats, and we can use pieces as small as 1ft x 2ft. Joann Fabrics offers sales year-round.
  • Donate NEW, 100% acrylic yarn of Medium to Super Bulky weight. WHH cannot accept wool. Thank you.
  • WHH cannot accept any materials that have been exposed to cigarette smoke or pet hair. Thank you.


  • Donate Funds via New Song Community Church. Designate WHH with your donation.
  • Tax deduction forms are available upon request

Do you know someone who could put a gift of warmth to use?

We donate to community service organizations, shelters, families, individuals, etc.
If you would like to receive a donation of hats and scarves a receipt will be requested.

Past Donations made to local organizations: