Guy Quilters

Guy Quilters

I found this article today and wanted to share it, not often you see guy quilters! Group of men makes quilts for veterans, will enter upcoming show By Maggie Jones of the Knoxville News Sentinel While quilting has often been seen … Read more

8yr Old Quilter and Former Foster Kid Pays It Forward

8yr Old Quilter and Former Foster Kid Pays It Forward
8yr Old Quilter and Former Foster Kid Pays It Forward
Photo by http://www.capemaycountyherald.com

This lovely story about how an 8yr old quilter and former foster kid pays it forward is worth a share I reckon!

The CAMACO Quilt Guild provided over 50 hand-made quilts to Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children on Nov. 11 at their month-to-month meeting at the Millmam Center in the Villas, N.J.

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Quilting for Charity

Quilting for Charity
Material on Shelf ready for quilting for charity
The women at Hands for Hospice make quilts like these every Tuesday for people who are sick or in need.
(Photo: NATHAN HANDLEY/The Jackson Sun)

There are many unsung heroes quilting for charity and I’ve some feel good,  heart-warming stories to share with you.

Hands for Hospice is a ministry that provides quilts for people who are sick or in need.

These ladies meet every Tuesday at the fellowship hall at Mercer Baptist Church where they make these quilts. The ministry started in 2007,  Floye Puckett, one of the founding members says “we started this ministry in 2007, each one of us brought our own sewing machines and bought our own material.”

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