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The Giving Effect

Get a head start and spring cleaning and donate your unwanted items to those in need. The Giving Effect is a new website that makes it easy to discover who needs your stuff. Donors browse the site by needs, location, … Continue reading

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Dress for Success

Baby Lock recently stitched hundreds of scarves for Dress for Success, which is an organization that helps disadvantaged women transition back into the workforce by providing professional attire, confidence-building support and career development tools. Each participating woman receives one suit … Continue reading

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Quilting for a Cause

Beginning in November, the staff of Fons & Porter Love of Quilting took on a month-long project of making quilts for troops in Afghanistan. With some help from supporters and volunteers across America and donating time before and after work … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative

Quiltmaker magazine is auctioning gorgeous quilts that were donated or made by their talented staff in order to support AAQI to find a cure for Alzheimer’s. Read more about the cause on the Quiltmaker Blog or see the quilts up … Continue reading

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Rainbow Around the Block

Rainbow Around the Block is a quilting project, started by Anna Marie Horner, to help families in Tennessee who lost their homes to flooding. The project hopes to gain the efforts of quilters nationwide to make as many quilts as … Continue reading

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