COMMUNITY QUILTS

Some of the Agencies the Guild donates quilts to are:  Victim Services, Sea to Sky Community Services, Pearl’s Place, Transition House, Hilltop House, Preemie Quilts to both Lions Gate and Squamish General Hospitals.

2018 – SQUAMISH QUILTING GUILD’S INVOLVEMENT IN THE COMMUNITY

 

 

Above – October 2018, getting the community involved in assembling ‘community quilts’ at the Craft Fair in October at Centrepoint in Squamish.

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September 2018 – Mike receiving Quilt after house fire

Dela Cruz Family - Victims from House Fire June 2018

Summer 2018 – Teens receiving quilts after fire to their home

 

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Squamish Guild delivered 30 quilts to Lions Gate Preemie Ward in June 2018

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Member of the Humboldt, Saskatchewan community receives Squamish Guild Quilt

2017 Community Involvement

The Quilting Community helped Canada celebrate 150 years  with the Great Canadian Quilting Bee -quilts made by  Guilds across Canada were donated to various Ronald MacDonald Homes.  Each quilt incorporated a Canadian flag somewhere on the quilt.

 

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Wendy presenting quilts to Squamish Families

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Amber & Adam from Newport House taking their quilts home

Marjorie's quilt for a friend

Presentation of a Friendship Quilt to Margaret

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Sea to Sky Community Services receiving quilts and Crib/Cot Quilts

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Quilts ready for Syrian family arriving in Squamish

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Quilt for Community Donation made by Colleen

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Donated blocks for Fall Fair raffle

 

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Small sample of baby quilts for donation

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Quilt donated to Hilltop House for their Spring Raffle to raise funds for therapeutic programs for alzheimer’s patients

Nancy 30 quilts to LG NIC Unit

Lions Gate Hospital NIC Unit receiving over 30 “Preemie” Quilts

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New Year's Baby 2016 QuiltCommunity Quilt for Roseanne

Here is a photo of ‘Preemie’ Quilts donated to Squamish General Hospital for those little ones that arrive earlier than expected …….
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In July 2014, two Squamish families lost everything in house fires.
Nancy M., our Community Quilts Coordinator, presents a donation of quilts for the children of both families to representatives of these families.
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