Author Archives: michelledickson

Still accepting donations!

We are celebrating the success of our Indiegogo campaign: we were able to raise $20,727 of our $35,000 goal! Thank you to everyone for your contributions. Even though the campaign is over, Knit the Bridge is still accepting donations. To donate, you can visit our website and simply click the yellow “Donate” button on the […]

The Final Countdown!

Today is the day: our Indiegogo campaign is ending tonight! Don’t miss out on your last chance to support Knit the Bridge by donating. With each donation, you are able to get cool perks as a thank-you, like this t-shirt and book! Donating to the campaign is one way you can show your community participation. […]

Featured Perk: “Bridges of Pittsburgh”

Today we want to highlight one of the perks from our Indiegogo campaign (ending soon!), “Bridges of Pittsburgh” by Bob Regan, with photos by Tim Fabian. This paperbound book includes photos from the many bridges in our city, including the Warhol that we will be yarn bombing! Pittsburgh has many nicknames, and with 446 bridges […]

Almost at 100% participation!

Even though 90% participation is something to celebrate, we still need to get to 100! We have a few neighborhoods on our list that haven’t participated, and we want you to get involved. One of the best ways you can represent your community is to donate to our Indiegogo campaign that is ending in a […]

Police Volunteers: We need you!

One very important group of volunteers needed for our yarn bombing project is police! If you are an uniformed police officer from the jurisdictions of the City of Pittsburgh Police, Allegheny County Police, Allegheny County Sheriff, or PA State Police, you have the opportunity to become part of the Knit the Bridge project by volunteering […]