Archive | Philanthropy

Susan G Komen For the Cure

The winner of the Basket of Goodies donated by so many of our wonderful  members was Phyllis Derigo. The Race for the Cure is at Fashion Island on Sunday, September 27. I have registered our quilt guild’s team for the race. If you’re interested, go to the Komen website and find the race information for Orange County. […]

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WOUNDED WARRIORS NEED QUILTS

The South Bay Quilters Guild has put out a request to all of the guilds in Southern California, asking for quilts for their wounded warrior project. Arlene Zobrist, SBQG coordinator for the Wounded Warrior Quilts program, has received a request from the Bagram Field Hospital in Afghanistan. While we have been sending quilts regularly (with […]

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Bring School Supplies to the August Guild Meeting

August is school supply month for our guild. The soldiers and their families in the 3-1 Marine regiment at Camp Pendleton really appreciate the Orange Grove Quilt Guild annual contribution to prepare the children for the start of school. Our guild is always so generous and we hope this year will be just as plentiful. The Marines will send several soldiers […]

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Philanthropy Sew Days

Join us! August 6, September 3, October 8, November 5 9:30 am Driftwood Mobile Home Park Clubhouse 15621 Beach Blvd., Westminster, CA Get together with new and old friends to sew for charity. It’s for such a good cause. Bring your sewing machine and quilting accessories. We’ll have fabric and precut quilts. For August and September, we are […]

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Philanthropy Sew Day

July 2     August 6     September 3     October 8     November 5 9:30 am Driftwood Mobile Home Park Clubhouse 15621 Beach Blvd., Westminster, CA There is plenty of room and we are able to get lots done. The more the merrier in making philanthropy quilts for our charities. We have […]

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SUSAN G KOMEN FOR THE CURE

The winner of the cute tote designed by Laurel Burch was won by Mary Jo Freeman. In the tote were 4 fat quarters, 3 patterns, and wine charms.  Many thanks to our members who graciously donate items for this cause.  The tote was generously donated by Mary Gibbons. I have registered our Quilt Guild’s team for […]

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Susan G Komen for the Cure

The winners of the 5 incentives I had were Jan Wyrick, Mary Jo Freeman (2), Judi Smith, and Barb Mead. Many thanks to our members who graciously donate items for this cause. The beautiful tote bag made and generously donated by Mary Lou Ripper was won by Marsha Hendler. Thank you all for your support […]

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Susan G. Komen for The Cure

The winners of the 3 incentives I had were Nancy Post, Pat Morrison, and Taffy Harper. Congratulations ladies! The AccuQuilt Starter Set, graciously donated by Darci Bodin, was won by Mary Van der Lubbe. Flo MacMillan crocheted a chemo cap and gave it to me at the meeting. She does the crocheting during the meeting. […]

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Philanthropy Sew Day

Inviting all members to come out for the guild sew day at the Driftwood Mobile Home Park Clubhouse, 15621 Beach Blvd., Westminster, CA. There is plenty of room and we are able to get so much done by having lots of hands to work to make as many quilts as possible. The more the merrier […]

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