The mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation is to cover all service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor”. In 2016, over 150,000 quilts were awarded. Quilts are made by 10,000+ volunteers across the country.
Nominations to receive a quilt can be made through www.QoVF.org
InTheBend QoV is a group meeting the second Thursday of the month at Erica’s Craft & Sewing Center in South Bend, IN. Both the group and the shop are recognized by QoVF as official groups who can accept donations to provide fabric and supplies for making the quilts.
First Presbyterian Church, Mishawaka, IN presented 11 quilts to members of the congregation who have served our country in the military in a special presentation during the Fellowship Hour on November 13, 2016.
Bill Bellaires, Army
Alan Camren, Army
Dan Daly, Marines
Dick Dentino, Army
Jerry Kendall, Navy
Jeff Krafft, Army
Jean Radman, Air Force
Neil Seufert, Army
Jimmy Snedden, British Forces, WWII
Chuck Wukovits, Army