Projects

This section has information received from our members regarding a variety of projects that can be done to help people in need. Some projects involve making quilts or toys for others and some projects will provide fundraising examples.

Baby Quilts for Japanese Earthquake Relief

Submitted by Darlene Pratte, St. Louis Missouri,USA Darlene is a new member. She is a quilter and a small business owner. Her Rotary Club has decided to do a quilt show in June of 2012 and would love to challenge RFQFA members to enter a quilt into the show. More...

Rotary STAR Afghans

Rotary STAR Afghans Members of the Rotarian Fellowship of Quilters and Fiber Artists formed a team of knitters and crocheters under the direction of Esther Sherman Arlan and Bonnie Sirower.  Volunteers knitted and crocheted their patterns rows and sent them to Esther...

The First African Quilting Guild in South Africa

The First African Quilting Guild in South Africa After nearly two years of learning to quilt and selling their products, the ladies of Sweetwaters have formed a Quilting guild. by Elisabeth Baratta Hilton and Howick Rotary Club, South Africa The basis for the guild...

A Rotary Club Quilting Adventure

A Rotary Club Quilting Adventure by Mary Elena Dochterman What is there to do, you ask, on a Sunday afternoon in Moraga, California, a sleepy suburb on the East side of San Francisco Bay? Some play golf or tennis, work in the garden, entertain friends and family, but...