Philanthropy-Custer Piecemaker's Quilt Guild
Quilts of Valor
Custer Piecemaker's Quilt Guild registered with the Quilts of Valor organization in 2013 with the primary purpose of making and donating quilts to veterans who vacation at Operation Black Hills Cabin in Custer.
Sue Parker, Kathleen Kowalski, Karen Kraus, and Nancy Dunston are the primary contacts for this project.
Custer Piecemaker's Quilt Guild, in conjunction with Custer Regional Hospital, makes bright, colorful, and age-appropriate pillowcases for children who are hospitalized overnight. The pillowcases are sent home with the children.
Janice Moore is the primary contact for this project.
Cover Me Purple
This campaign intends to bring awareness to Shaken Baby Syndrome with the goal of preventing the shaking and abuse of infants. These quilts and blankets are given to babies born in the Rapid City area.
The letters in Purple stand for:
For more information on the Cover Me Purple campaign, visit the website: http://www.purplecrying.info
Phyllis Terrall is the primary contact for this project.
Families in Need
Custer Piecemaker's Quilt Guild provides a quilt to local families who suffer loss of their home through disaster or fire.
Karen Kraus is the primary contact for this project.