The making of community quilts has been an integral part of the Guild's activity history. Since 2006, members have made many quilts.
Recipients have included:
Members continue to make quilts in readiness for any emergency that arises. The Guild supports Mittagong RSL to raise funds for cancer research through Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea every May by donating a raffle quilt, cushions, wall hangings, and other hand-made products.
COMMUMITY QUILTS/QUILT TOPS DONATED
QUILTS DONATED TO:
Dementia Care (via Rotary )
Rainbow Foundation, Southern Highlands
Wingecarribee Community Centre
Royal Flying Doctor Service
An unknown number of these quilts were donated by members of the local sewing groups. Unable to ascertain exact donors as the record are incomplete.
Tulip Festival Raffle
Queensland Flood Relief
Queensland Flood Relief – Quilt tops
(Biggest Morning tea Raffle)
Bridges for Learning
Anglicare, Moss Vale
Stafford Cottage Bowral
Springwood Fire Relief
Mittagong R.S.L. Canteen Raffle
Special Family Donation
Homes for Heroes
Young lad in Need
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea
A total of 55 quilts were made since 2016.
of these, 49 have been gifted and we have 6 yet to be donated
Tathra Community following the Bushfires that razed the town.