The Charity Quilts group, started in 1993, meets the 4th Wed. of
every month except Nov. and Dec.
- The group completes an average of 12 quilts each
- The group averages from 13 to 17 members
attending each month.
- About 120 individual participate
throughout the year.
- Almost all of the fabric is donated.
Alma Flippen organized the first workshop
at the library. Then, in 1994, Merry May started workshops at the Church
in Tuckahoe. Workshops have been held ever since, making at least 100
quilts per year.
The first Charity Quilts were given to CARA.
South Shore Stitchers
members work on tying a quilt during a Charity Quilts monthly
meeting. Pictured around the quilt, from left, are Peg Hayes, Helen
Garrison. Betty Berenotto and Sandy Ernst.
South Shore Stitchers Guilt Guild
PO Box 1103, Marmora, NJ 08223
NQA # 326