10/21 we had a quilt presented in Seattle to a WWII Veteran. Waiting for photos.
10/26 We had a BUSY day. We started in Los Angeles at the Bob Hope Patriotic ahall awarding quilts to Veterans who now work with the Probation Dept. Then we headed back to Bellflower for our sew day to make more quilts and also awarded two other Veterans with quilts.
Oct 1 we had a quilt award
Oct 5 we made quilts
Oct 7 we had a quilt presented at a family reunion
Oct 12 we made even more quilts
A quilt was awarded on the 13th, but no photo yet. More quilts made on the 19th.
ON 10/20 one of our quilts was presented in TX
We awarded 3 quilts and made more on 9/21.
9/28 we made evne more quilts….now to find long-arm volunteers to quilt all of these so we can fulfill our requests!
9/30 we had a booth at the Bellflower Car Show and awarded 6 Veterans with quilts
9/1 I took 5 quilts to LBVA, I have a photo of one from a previous group.
9/2 another quilt presented.
9/7 we awarded a quilt and the 50 year Vietnam pin and made quilts.
We had two quilts presented at the OC SAR 50 year anniversary picnic.
8/24 we had our sew day. A Veteran came to get his quilt awarded. Then I left to go to LBVA to do a group of PTSD Veterans quilts. Back to sew day. Then off to Anaheim car show to do another quilt.
8/27 One of my volunteers surprised two friends with quilts
8/28 went to Lake Elsinore to buy fabric. It was 111 degrees and then rain. Stopped for lunch at Pints & Quarts….OMG
8/30 Bike Night at Cypress American Legion and 4 quilts awarded
8/31 Sew day and 5 quilts awarded. That finishes this month!! Total awards so far this year 242 quilts.
8/3 we started our sew days at a new location–Thompson Park in Bellflower, We had LOTS more room and light to create these quilts:
8/8 one of our volunteers made a quilt for her WWII Dad
8/9 2pm a visit to LBVA Combat Vets PTSD therapy & present quilts (3 were Purple Heart)
8/9 another visit to LBVA Combat PTSD group at 5pm
8/10 we made quilts and presented another one. We surprised him, even though they brought a lot of the family. And, I made a quilt to be used to raise money for Honor Flight Southland.
8/12 one more presentation.