Star Spangled Stitchers
About Star Spangled Stitchers
Star Spangled Stitchers is a group of volunteers who donate their time, materials, and workmanship to make “Quilts of Valor” for Norton County veterans. Veterans are presented with these quilts during ceremonies in appreciation for their service, sacrifice, and valor in serving our nation.
The group's first presentation was July 2016; they have presented 175 quilts to Norton County veterans since.
MatchDay Fundraising Project
Name of Project/Initiative: Quilts of Valor
Fundraising Goal: $2,750
Project Description: The group has approximately 50 more quilts to make for Norton County veterans. MatchDay Funds will be used to help offset the cost of materials. Each quilt costs $275 to make.
How the project will benefit Norton County
"Our veterans are a very important part of our legacy and community. They need to be recognized for their service to our country for making the United States a safe and free nation," said Regina Stark.
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Photo Credit: Norton Telegram