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Quilts for a Cause

Quilts for a Cause represents the many organizations whose mission is to supply quilts for those in need.  There are national and local charitable organizations that that leverage quilts and quilters to honor Veterans and Active Military, Children in Need, Women's Support and Research Groups and Humane Societies. Each organization may have a unique set of requirements or none at all.  Check with your local Quilt Guild or on-line community to find an organization to donate your time or quilts to and enjoy the Gift of Giving. 

Benefits of Quilts for a Cause

  • Enjoy your time making Quilts for a Cause and quilting for the benefit of a charitable organization you choose to support.
  • Donate a quilt at a fund raiser to support local charities. 
  • Support for organizations that recognize the value of quilts provided for comfort.

Tools and Supplies for Quilts for a Cause

You'll need the following for Quilts for a Cause:

  • Basic Sewing Supplies
  • Sewing Machine
  • Depending on your selected charity; Quilt Pattern, label instructions, size of finished quilt
  • Fabric
What I Wish I Knew When I Started my Quilts for a Cause

The quilts do not need to be a huge committment, you can start with a small quilt to support a local Animal Shelter with a Kitty Kennel quilt and go from there.  

Quilts for a Cause Resources