Foothill Groups Welcome New Quilters, Fabric Donations

By Friends & Neighbors March 15, 2014 13:34

Other area quilting groups sew and stitch for charity. Like Quilts of Honor (click here for story), they also welcome fabric donations.

TUOLUMNE COUNTY

Pine Needlers, Groveland: Donates pillowcases to the Tuolumne Trails handicapped camp, quilts to Wounded Warriors and to law enforcement for children taken from abusive homes. Wina, 962-6534, pineneedlers.com

Sierra Quilt Guild, Sonora: Makes and donates quilts to 16 local agencies and charities; sierraquiltguild.com.

The Comfort Project, Sonora: Has created tens of thousands of quilts, blankets, pillowcases, caps and more for ill and disadvantaged individuals. Rocky, 532-2290, 743-7784.

STANISLAUS COUNTY

Oakdale Quilters Guild, Oakdale: Makes quilts, pillowcases and more for elders at a local care center, patriotic squares for Quilts of Honor, and other charitable causes. Cora, 918-6220, oakdalequiltersguild.org.

CALAVERAS COUNTY

Independence Hall Quilters, Arnold: Gives more than 150 quilts yearly to children, hospital patients, care homes and charities; independencehallquilters.com.

Loose Threads Quilt Guild, Valley Springs: Makes cuddle quilts, blankets, caps and more for hospitalized
children, the elderly and others. Debbie, 609-6187.

AMADOR COUNTY

Mother Lode Quilters Guild, Sutter Creek: Makes and donates quilts to a pregnancy center, a local
nursing home, and to law enforcement for children taken from abusive homes. Annalee, 296-7059, mlqgsuttercreek.org.

Sierra Gold Quilt Guild, Pine Grove: Makes quilts for nursing homes, stockings for low-income families and caps for cancer patients. Janis, 296-3628, sgqg.org.

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By Friends & Neighbors March 15, 2014 13:34
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