Monday, February 9, 2015

Come and Sew for our Vets!

East Central IL QOV
Quilts of Valor Monthly Meeting

You are invited to help us create Quilts of Valor®  for our deserving Service Members and Veterans.  We have a lofty goal of creating fifty (50) Quilts of Valor over the next 11 months for our local area Veterans and Service Members.  To date, we have already created 12 QOVs in 2015 – only 38 Quilts of Valor left to go! 

EVERYONE is Welcome to participate, including home-schooled and 4-H youth, ages 8 years and up interested in learning how to create Quilts of Valor.

What:  Clark/Crawford/Edgar County Quilts of Valor Monthly Sew-IN

Where:  Clark/Crawford/Edgar County U of I Extension Bldg.
15493 N State Highway #1; Marshall, IL  62441

When:  2nd Thursday of every month, next meeting is February 12, 2015

Time:  1:00 pm – 2:00 pm (CST)

We Need:  Cutters, Sewers, Pressers, Quilters, and most importantly – folks who are motivated to getter done!  QOV Valor block kits and quilt kits will be available for a modest donation for those participating in our QOV block and quilt top drives.  F R E E QOV block patterns will also be available for participating East Central IL QOV Members.

*NOTES:  Each participant is responsible for sewing their kits by adhering to our QOVF Standards of Excellence, and returning their finished blocks and/or tops in a timely manner…Thank YOU!

Questions?  Please contact:

Deb Lindley/East Central Illinois Quilts of Valor State Coordinator
Quilts of Valor Foundation
217.264.2051 (Direct)

“Covering our Service Members and Veterans touched by war with Quilts of Valor…”

The Quilts of Valor Foundation is a non-profit established and operated in accordance with Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

              

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