Category Archives: Charity

Charity Committee Silent Auction


Thank you to all who participated in the Halloween fabric silent auction. The individuals who made successful bids are: Jo Ann Pilgrim, Diane St. John, and Pam Ehrecke. Congratulations! The total monies garnered is $110.00. Take note! Our July 11th meeting is at the Butterworth Education Center. This is a change from our regular venue. One of our members asked about the sizes for the quilts. They are as follows and minor variations are always accepted: Baby quilts 39 x40, […]

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Charity Goes Global


By Donna & Garry Lanman Let me tell you a story. Our first granddaughter, Joy, moved jobs from a bank in Chicago to Samaritan’s Purse in Boone, NC. She works with the Children’s Heart Project. This project transports children needing heart surgery to participating hospitals that donate their services. During orientation, Joy was shown a cabinet of “blankets.” In reality, they were quilts. Her eyes brightened, and her thoughts turned to her Grandma and Grandpa. Needless to say, our eyes […]

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