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March Philanthropy Sew Day

Inviting all members to come out for the next sew in on April 2nd 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 […]

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Words of Comfort, Hope and Promise

Donations to Bring to the March Guild Meeting The guild has supported military spouses over the past six years, and is pleased to continue this support. All too often among our military spouses, time for self-care is a neglected priority, and even considered a luxury! Words of Comfort, Hope and Promise are looking for nice baskets suitable for […]

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Susan G Komen for the Cure

The winners of the 5 incentives I had were Susan MacVicar, Dolores Kaiser, JoAnn Williams, Helen Murray, and Janet Gavney. Congratulations ladies! These items were donated by Sharon Hayes, Carol Bird’s collections, and Mary Gibbons. The winner of the floral bouquet wallhanging was Rose Cristino. For the next two months, we will be selling raffle […]

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Susan G Komen for the Cure

The winners of the three incentives I had were Judi Smith, Tina Coyle, and Margot Taub. Congratulations ladies! At the February meeting, the drawing will be held for the floral bouquet wall hanging. All tickets will be put in the bucket prior to the drawing. I’ll also have more incentives!! Can’t wait for you to see what I’ve […]

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NEW! Philanthropy Sew Days

Our first sew day was a hit.  At various times during the day we had as many as 10 people helping. We cut kits for quilts and pillowcases, sewed quilts and pillowcases, found backs for already pieced tops, cut batting and kitted up quilts to be quilted. We were humming right along into the afternoon. […]

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Philanthropy Efforts Culminate in Large Giveaways in December

A warm holiday spirit accompanied by fifty quilts made by our members was a gift from our Guild to the non-profit organization Precious Life Shelter in Los Alamitos that provides residential supportive services program for homeless, pregnant, adult women. Their representative was on hand at the December meeting to offer her sincere thanks on behalf […]

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Philanthropy Efforts – Big Giveaway in December!

A warm holiday spirit accompanied by fifty quilts made by our members was a gift from our Guild to the non-profit organization Precious Life Shelter in Los Alamitos that provides residential supportive services program for homeless, pregnant, adult women. Their representative was on hand at the December meeting to offer her sincere thanks in behalf […]

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Susan G Komen For the Cure

I had two incentive prizes — 12 patriotic fat quarters which were won by Barb Mead, and a cute patriotic angel made and donated by Pam Boozan that was won by Darci Bodin. We will have a team at the Orange County Race for the cure in September.  If you’re interested in joining our team […]

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