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Mission Statement: Quilts for Kids, Inc. transforms discontinued, unwanted and other fabrics into quilts that comfort
children fighting a life battle with a serious illness such as cancer, AIDS, as well as children of abuse. Our goal is to link
design centers and other fabric sources nationwide to their communities, so that children in need in those regions may be
served.

Date of Founding & Type: August, 2000; 501(c)3 charitable organization

Number of quilts made & distributed: (as of 2010):
Tens of thousands distributed worldwide

Fabric saved from landfill: (as of 2010): many millions of pounds and counting. . .

Founder & Location: Linda Arye, headquarters in Yardley, PA

National Advisory Council
Joseph Abboud                                David Easton                                  James G. Niven
John H. Brennan III                          Lance Garcy                                   Jai Rodriguez
Charles S. Cohen                             Alexa Hampton                                 Randi Rubin

Board of Directors
Joel Rosenberg Esq., President Stark & Stark                   Ira Secouler, CPA Pollen & Secouler LLP
Mary Jane Gavenda, Secretary Publications                      Joe Stalnaker, Avangard Innovative
 Management                                                    Mike D’Alessandro, Sourcecorp Professional Svcs.
Ellen Kravet, Kravet Fabric                                    Jeremy Jeffries
Fran Akelewicz, Practical Solutions                            Robert Fox, Sr. Vice President TNS/North America
Dean Shull, Sunbury Textiles                                     Sports and Sponsorship
Stephanie Hnatiw, YWCA

Corporate Volunteer Networks
Dominion Energy                                                Fort Dix Military Base
Aetna                                                          NJ Volunteers
Waste Management                                               Philly Volunteers
Marriott Corp./HERSHA Hotel Group                              Corporate Volunteer Networks
Rotary International                                           International Paper
ETS-Educational Testing Service                                Volunteer quilters throughout North America

Awards
LINA Award from Garden Voices Foundation for FAPS/Gardners Syndrome
Hometown Hero, FOX-TV Dallas
Cherish the Children, Mercer Co. Commission on Abused, Neglected & Missing Children
Charity Begins at Home, Homestyle magazine

Sister Chapters of Quilts for Kids
Chapters throughout North America and Bahamas. See web site for complete listing.

Press coverage
Philadelphia Inquirer     Traditional Home Magazine    Fashion Manuscript Magazine UPS.Com
WPVI-TV Philadelphia Country Home Magazine             Martha Stewart Show             Downy.com
Times of Trenton          Metropolis Magazine          Playbill.com                    Dwell Magazine
Homestyle Magazine Broadwayworld.com                   Country Living Magazine         Comcast CN-8
Veranda Magazine
                 . .. and many regional newspapers and TV stations across the U.S. and Canada
                       Quilts for Kids: Institutions Receiving Quilts
A.I. Dupont Children’s Hospital, Wilmington, DE      Christian Caring Center of Browns Mills, NJ
Action AIDS                                          Chrysalis House, MD
ACT Shelter for Abused Children and Mothers FL       Chernobyl Burn Victim’s Camp, MA
Akron Children’s Hospital OH                         Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, OH
All Childrens Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL           Connecticut Children’s Medical Ctr., Hartford, CT
Anne Arundel Medical Center, MD                      Core Center at Cook County Hospital
Arkansas Children’s Hospital                         Dell Children’s Hospital, Austin, TX
Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital, Orlando FL        Dept of Maryland Cancer and Aids Research
Baptist Hospital/Miami FL                            Dept. of Health Services, Trenton, NJ
Barbara Bush’s Children’s Hospital ME                Dept. of Child & Family Svs., Plymouth, MA
Baystate Children’s Hospital, Springfield, MA        Duke University Hospital, NC
Blair E Batson Hospital for Children MS              East Texas Medical Ctr.
Blank Children’s Hospital, IA                        Eastern Maine Medical, distributing to
Boston Medical Ctr., Boston, MA                       Arcadia Hospital
Boys and Girls Club Youth Center, ME                  Aroostook Medical Center
Bristol-Meyers-Squibb Children’s Hospital, NJ         CA Dean Memorial Hospital
Broome County (NY) Catholic Charities for             Sebasticook Valley Hospital
 Abused Children                                     Evanston Hospital, IN
Broward General, Ft. Lauderdale, FL                  EMMC, Southwest Harbor, ME
Candlelighter Org. MD                                Family Promise, PA
Carilion Clinic Children’s Hospital VA               Fire Departments Nation Wide.
Catholic Charities, Metuchen, NJ                     Geisinger Children’s Hospital, Danville, PA
Catholic Charities Community Support Program         Gulf Coast Hospital, FL
 for Homeless, Emmaus, PA                            Hackensack University Hospital- Imis Wing For
Catholic Social Services, AZ                          Children NJ
Chambersburg Hospital PA                             Hadassah Hospital, ISRAEL
Chattanooga Shriners’, TN                            Headstart of Bucks Co., PA
Child Protective Services, AZ                        Health Park Children’s Hospital, Ft Myers FL
Children’s advocacy Ctr., Chambersburg, PA           Hope House, Arizona
Children’s Assessment Center, Houston                Hope Hospice Children’s Division, FL
Children’s Cancer Ctr., Colorado Springs             Hospice of Lancaster County, PA
Children’s Hospital, AL                              Hubbard House for Women, Jacksonville, FL
Children’s Hospital, Aurora, CO                      Ivin’s House, PA
Children’s Hospital VA                               Johannesburg, S. Africa AIDS Orphanage
Children’s Hospital, Boston                          Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD
Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles CA                  Jonathan Rizzo Foundation, DOVE
Children’s Hospital, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN        Jordan Hospital, Plymouth, MA
Children’s Hospital of New Orleans, LA               Kaiser Permanente, Sacramento, CA
Children’s Hospital, Omaha, NE                       Kaiser Hospital Pediatric Oncology
Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA                  Kentucky Children’s Hospital
Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughter VA        Kohl’s House
Children’s Medical Center, Dallas TX                 Kosair Children’s Hospital, KY
Children’s Medical Center, Hartford CT               La Puente Home, Inc., Alamosa, CA
Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago IL             Las Vegas University Medical Ctr.
Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO           LADACIN Network
Children’s Specialized Hospital, New Bruns, NJ       Levine Children’s Hospital NC
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, GA                 Libertae
Children’s Hospital at Lee Memorial, Ft. Myers, FL   Lower Bucks Neonatal, PA
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia PA               Maimonides Pediatric Hospital NY
Children’s Hospital of Illinois                      M.D. Anderson Hospital, Texas
Children’s Hospital of Washington DC                 Meigs County ER Services, Decatur, TN
Children’s Hospital at Palm West, FL                 Mercer Hospital, NJ
Children’s National Medical Center DC                Miami Children’s Hospital
Children’s Inn Facility at N.I.H, DC                 Mill Hill House, NJ
Continued…                                         Shriner’s Hospitals, North America
Milwaukee Children’s Hospital                      Sloan-Kettering Pediatric Oncology, NY
Montgomery Co. Office of Children and Youth        South Shore Hospital Neonatal/Children’s
 (PA)                                               Oncology, MA
Montifiore Children’s Hospital, Bronx NY           St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Phila.
Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, NYC            St. Luke’s Regiional Medical Center, IA
Mother Francis Hospital, TX                        St. Mary’s Hospital, Langhorne
Mountain Meadow School, AZ                         Starlight Foundation
Nationwide Children’s Hospital OH                  Staten Island University Hospital Pediatric Dept.
Navopache Regional Medical Center                  Summit Health, Chambersburg, PA
Nemours Children’s Hospital, Jacksonville, FL      Summit Healthcare Hospital, AZ
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New Bethany 6 Street Shelter, PA                   S.W. Children’s Dept of Child Advocacy
North Colorado Medical Ctr., Greely, CO            TC Thompson Children’s Hosp, Chattanooga, TN
NYU Medical Center                                 Temple University Children’s Medical Center,
Owens House, Columbiana, AL                         Philadelphia, PA
Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital SC             Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX
Parent and Child Center, Hagerstown, MD            Texas Scottish Rites Hospital for Children
Pediatric AIDS Clinic, Harlem, NY                  The Child Advocate, NJ
Pediatric Cancer Foundation of Lehigh Valley, PA   The Fund to Benefit Children and Youth, Church
Pediatric Center at the Phoenix Indian Hospital     World Service, PA
PEI Kids                                           The Bridge of Children Orphanage, Haiti
Penn State Children’s Hospital, Hershey, PA        The H.O.S.T. Organization, Overgaard
Peyton Manning Children’s @ St. Vincent’s,         The Naomi House
 Indianapolis, IN                                  The Safe House AZ
Philadelphia Children’s Alliance                   The University Hospital
Philadelphia Mayor’s Office                        VA Hospital, Murfreesboro, TN
Phoenix Children’s Hospital, AZ                    VA (VIFN) Transition Warrior Unit, Ft. Dix Military
Plymouth Coalition for Homelessness, MA             Base, NJ
Presbyterian Hospital of New Brunswick             UC Comer Children’s Hospital, Chicago, IL
Progress Ranch Foster Home, CA                     UC Davis Children’s Hospital, CA
Rainbow Recovery Center                            UCSF Children’s Hospital, San Francisco, CA
Rainbow Center for Children, Fairfield, CA         Univ. of South Alabama Children’s and Women’s
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Rear Detachment 385 Mil Police, Ft. Stewart, GA    Univ. Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital
Riley Children’s Hospital, Indiana                 UNC Children’s Cancer Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC
Robert Wood Johnson Cancer & Blood Disorders,      US Marine Corps
 NJ                                                Vermont Children’s Hospital at Fletcher Allen
Ronald McDonald House (Nationwide)                 Virginia Baptist Hospital VA
Sacramento Children’s Receiving Home               Walter Reed Army Medical Center, MD
Sacramento CA Sheriff’s Dept./Children’s Youth     Washington School, Hagerstown, MD
 Svcs.                                             West Virginia Univ. Children’s Hospital
Safe Harbor Shelter, Brunswick, GA                 Wheaton Franciscan Health Care
Sangju Orphanage, KOREA                            Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Mobile, AL
Satilla Regional Medical Ctr., GA                  Wolfson’s Children’s Hospital, Jacksonville, FL
Scottish Rite Hospitals                            Yakman Pavilion @ Lutheran General
Season’s Pediatric Hospice                          Hospital/Chicago
Snohomish County Visiting Nurses, WA.              YWCA of Bucks Co., PA
       Quilts for Kids: Organizations Providing Fabrics & Services
About Glass and Doors                          Joe Michalski Heating/AC
Alan Scheinberg                                Joel Rosenberg, Esq.
Andover Fabric                                 Keepingitpositive.net
Anne Marie Murray Co.                          Keystone Restoration
Artmark Fabric                                 Kravet Fabric House
Avlyn Fabric Co.                               Lady Primrose
B. Berger                                      Lagos
Bahama Handprint Co.                           Larry Sheckman (Sales Rep.)
Basset                                         Lee Jofa
Bassett McNab Co.                              Liza Prior Lucy Quilting Company
Bloomcraft                                     Louis Albert Showroom
Bousac                                         Kaffe Fassett
Broadway Cares-Equity Fights AIDS              KONA Bay Fabric
Brunschwig & Fils                              MAB Paint of Fairless Hills
B Wilk Fabric                                  Manuel Canovas Linens
Café Antonio                                   Marcus Brothers Textiles, Inc.
Carlene Westberg Designs                       Marketplace Design Center
Chandler Collection, The                       Marlous Designs
Clarence House                                 Marriott
Clothworks                                     Martingale & Company
CLOVER Notions                                 McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon
Colefax & Fowler                               Medford Living Magazine
Cowtan and Tout                                Menagerie Showroom
Crabtree & Evelyn                              Michael Hersh (Sales Rep.)
Croce Showroom                                 Michael Miller Fabrics LLC
Crypton                                        Miele Appliances
Country Home Magazine                          MLCS Woodworking, Ltd.
Cyndi Hershey (Sales Rep.)                     Moda Fabric Co.
D’Antonio’s Catering                           Mottahedeh China Company
Decorator’s Walk                               Mulberry
Designer’s Choice                              Nicole Miller
Donghia                                        Norman Shatz Trim Co.
Downy                                          Olfa
DURALEE Fabric                                 Osborne & Little
Elements by Starwood Hotels                    P&B Textiles
Ethan Allen                                    P. Kaufman & Co.
F.I.S.H. Foundation                            Philadelphia Phillies
F. Schumacher & Co                             PIERRE DEUX
FABRICUT                                       Pierre Frey Fabric
Fon’s & Porter                                 Pindler & Pindler
Fonthill                                       Pine Cone Hill
Frito-Lay                                      Pink Daisy, The
Frost & Watson                                 Pomegranate Inc.
Gallo Building Group                           Poppy Court Machine Quilting
Grey-Watkins                                   Proctor & Gamble
Henry Glass Fabric                             Prym-Dritz Notions
HERSHA                                         Publications Management
Holly Hunt Fabrics                             Q Fabrics
I CARE with Quilts by Debbie Mumm by Leisure   Quadrille
Arts Publications                              Quilt (Magazine)
J. Lohr Winery                                 Quilt Queen Designs
JAB Fabric                                     Quilting for Peace by Katherine Bell
Jane Churchill Fabric                          R.O.I. Healthcare
Continued…
Ralph Lauren Folia
Ralph Lauren Home
Richloom
Robert Allen/Beacon Hill
Robert Kaufman Fabrics
Romano’s Macaroni Grill
Rosecore
Rotary Foundation
Scalamandre
Sferra Linens
Shabby Chic by Rachel Ashwell
Siltex Int’l. Ltd
Sina Pearson Designs
Stone Tech
Stony Brook Sew & Vac
Stout Brothers Co. Inc.
Stroheim and Roman
Sunbury Textile
Syncretic Software
T.G.I. Friday’s
Textile Creations, Inc.
The Palm Restaurant – NY
The Quilter Magazine
The Quilter’s Newsletter
The Warm Company
Timeless Treasures Fabric Company
Traditional Home Magazine
Traditions by Pamela Kline
TRANE
Twin Oaks Machine Quilting
Vanguard Furniture Co.
Veranda Magazine
Volvo of Princeton
Waste Management
Weathervane Hill Fabric Co.
Westminster Fabric
Westpoint Home

				
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