‘When customers come in the shop and I hear them comment that they really don’t need another quilt, I tell them about Quilts of Valor.’
Absolutely Fun Sewing in Clarksville, Tennessee
Certified Quilt Business
– What is a Certified Business?
The Certified Quilt Business Program offers businesses within the quilting industry an opportunity to support the Quilts of Valor® Foundation mission.
– Why join the Certified Quilt Business Program?
Two main reasons: to show support for service members and veterans and to market your business to volunteers making Quilts of Valor® (QOVs). Over 220,000 QOVs have been awarded by over 10,000 volunteers. The average cost of materials alone is about $300.00 per QOV.
– Want more details?
Sponsoring a QOV Group:
Certified Quilt Businesses can sponsor a QOV Group and work with that group to expand the number of volunteers in support of the QOVF Mission.
How Do I Sign Up?
There are two steps to registration:
- Complete the registration form on-line -or- by mail and pay an annual $30 fee
- Complete and submit the Financial Responsibility Form for Certified Quilt Business
You will receive a Welcome email with information including creating a QOVF account. Each business is expected to adhere to the QOVF Policies & Procedures regarding handling of funds.