Community + Charity

NYC Metro Modern Quilters Guild
More information about our charity quilts and community quilts, and a photo gallery of our projects from 2016 onwards is available by clicking through to our website.


Blocks/Quilts/Projects

Manchester Bombing - Manchester Quilting Bee (May 2017)
Hexie Bee Blocks made by Chris Dodsley, Maria Gualdoni, Emily Klainberg, Greer McPhaden, Andrea Murray, Margaret Cibulsky, Helen Beall, Susan Sato, Diane Rode Schneck and fabric donated by Lisa Mason.

Hexie Bee Blocks were donated by quilters across the US.
Pictured are Guild members who helped sew seams at our Ladore Summer Retreat

Chris Dodsley and Andrea Murray pieced rows to finish the top. 

Ocean Grove Charity Quilt Drive - March 2017 (via North Jersey MQG)
Guild members Jody S and Eva LB donated personal quilts to the Ocean Grove Charity Quilt Drive.

NMIC Quilt
May 2017 Meeting - made by Christine Economos

Robert Kaufman Batik - Winter 2016
Ready to Bind - May 2017 meeting - requesting volunteers.
Log Cabin with a Twist (block instructions here)

Military Family Day Quilt
May 2017 Meeting - The Finished Quilt
January/February 2017 - Military Family Day Quilts

Kid's Quilts
Our Guild has donated 11 Kid's quilts to HeartShare St Vincent's Services, a quilt drive instigated by Guild member, Theresa Moran.  Click through to read a wonderful thank you post by HSVS and to find out more about Theresa's family history.
June 2017 Meeting - the final kid's quilts are complete
May 2017 Meeting - Almost all made!
October 2016 - March 2017 - Kid's Quilts
Kid's Block instructions
We've met our block target and made 11 quilts.

Garden Strips Blocks
May 2017 Meeting - Quilt top returned by Marie C and handed over to Lisa V
Autumn/Winter 2016 - Garden Strips Block (block instructions here)

Butterfly Quilt - April 2017
Butterfly Blocks for Tina M's Friend
Butterfly Block pattern
Blocks made by Ivete Tecedor, Christine Economos, Maria Gualdoni, Margaret Cibulsky, Andrea Murray, Jody Sullivan, Marie Cloutier, Karen Haynes, Stephanie Lauro, Anita Solomon, Grace Jones, Maureen Wirth, Naomi Mankowitz and Helen Beall.  Additional blocks/quilted completed by Tina Marney.

Timeless Treasures Dash Basic Challenge - February 2017
3 Buddy Block Quilts donated to the #QuiltsForKids Charity (full story here)

Squares Quilt Challenge - September 2016
Our first Man Quilt was gifted to guild member Chris Economos' husband Ed (October 2016) and our second to guild member Theresa Moran's father-in-law, Jack (April 2017).

#QuiltsForPulse - June-September 2016

Charity Baby Quilts for Room To Grow - Spring 2016

Petals Quilt - December 2015

Charity Baby Quilts - June 2015



Red + White Crosses - November 2014

Craft Hope Sanitary Napkin Challenge and Our Finish - September-November 2014


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