Author: Susan Tonry

September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know that every 3 minutes someone is diagnosed with Blood Cancer? Did you know that every 9 minutes someone dies of a Blood Cancer? Despite progress, more that 1/3 of blood cancer patients still do not survive 5

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Partners in Quilting

A big thank you to the talented and generous Shepherd Stitchers for their ongoing semi-annual donation of quilts to our organization for the benefit of blood cancer patients

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H&R Block supports Quilts for Comfort

This tax season we have partnered with H&R Block in their Non-Profit Referral Program.  For every new client who mentions that Quilts for Comfort referred them, H&R will donate $20 to our organization from their giving program. Tax laws are complex

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RWJ Barnabas BMT Unit receives another donation from Quilts for Comfort

Thank you Lynn Lutwin for coordinating, storing and delivering quilts to the patients at the exact time they are needed the most!

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More Patients Receiving Quilts

Thanks to our friends, The Shepherd Stitchers,  more patients can receive comforting quilts during their battle with blood cancers.  I visited them recently and am grateful for their enduring support.   During my visit, they donated another 14 quilts to us for

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Partners in Quilting

Quilts for Comfort & Turtle Creek make a plentiful donation of 234 custom pillowcases for the benefit of the emergency shelter provided by Womanspace. Typically WS must throw away bedding after usage. These pillowcases will be give to women and

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1 Million Pillowcase Challenge

I’m excited to announce that Quilts for Comfort is partnering with Turtle Creek Guild in a 1 million pillowcase challenge at the Robbins House on September 16-17. This is a national challenge & 24 hour event. Visit http://allpeoplequilt.com if you’d like

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Blood Cancer Awareness Month- September!

September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month and in an effort to bring awareness and save three lives per unit of blood donated, I’m asking that you sign up for this blood drive being held on September 17th! Share this event

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Summer Sessions starting in 2016

In the past we took a recess during the summer months and resumed our meetings in September.  This year we will be having meetings on the first and third Thursdays of each month throughout the summer and the rest of

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Historic Robbins House home to Quilts for Comfort

As a part of Robbinsville Township’s Second Pay it Forward Campaign, the Robbins House has been renovated and equipped to suit the needs of our public charity, Quilts for Comfort, a NJ Non-Profit Corporation!  This has been in the making

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Upcoming Events

  1. Quilting Session

    October 19 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. Quilting Session

    October 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  3. Quilting Session

    November 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  4. Quilting Session

    November 9 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  5. Quilting Session

    November 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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We are gathering on 9/22 9a-5p and again on 9/23 from 9a-5p to participate in the Stockings for Soldiers Project. These stockings will be then be filled with necessities for our US Soldiers and shipped to them. Stockings are patriotic or holiday themed. Basic sewing skills needed to participate. ... See MoreSee Less

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