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Keeping Homeless Kids Warm - 3rd Annual Sew-A-Thon - Orange

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Volunteers will gather at Close to Home to create quilts for children at the Life Haven Women's Emergency Shelter. Last fall we delivered over 60 quilts! 

There are many ways to become involved. Call or register on-line to volunteer for sewing, cutting, ironing, sorting fabric & many other tasks. Volunteers are welcome anytime, not just during the event. Bring donations to Close to Home anytime. There is no attendance fee for this charity event, but please RSVP. 

- Each quilt requires 238 assorted 5"(cut) squares if new un-washed 100% cotton quilting fabric. Feel free to cut & count out squares at home or come to CTH & cut/count/organize there. 
-4 yards of new un-washed 100% quilting fabric are required for backing (1-yard, 2 & 4 yard pieces are most welcome)
-100% cotton batting twin (72x93) or crib (46x60) size
-505 Temporary Spay Adhesive & Blue Painter's Tape
-Monetary donations are welcome at

Saturday 5/9/20 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm 

Come for the whole time both dates or just come for an hour one of the dates. Help in any way is greatly appreciated! 


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