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Heroes Honor Festival

Heroes Honor Festival

The Heroes Honor Festival will honor Vietnam veterans on May 27-28 at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. The festival will offer several events for the public and Vietnam veterans, including a tribute concert headlined by Toby Keith. There...

Celebration of 300,000 Quilt Awards

Celebration of 300,000 Quilt Awards

A major milestone for Quilts of Valor is fast approaching. With over 295,000 awards completed, we expect to pass the 300,000 mark early in 2022. With your help, this will be a great accomplishment and we want to give it the celebration it, our volunteers, and our...

Churning It Up!

Churning It Up!

Between members and supporters, we received almost 10,000 blocks in 2021 and we have more arriving every day. Our members and the many individuals, guilds and organizations that make and send blocks each year are invaluable. Without your support of our Mission, we...

Vietnam War Commemoration Program

Vietnam War Commemoration Program

The Quilts of Valor Foundation has partnered with the Vietnam War Commemoration Program.  The program was created through the 2008 National Defense Authorization Act to honor all those who served during the Vietnam War.  By presidential proclamations on May 25, 2012,...

The Quilt “One Nation”

The Quilt “One Nation”

As quilters are wont to do, author and designer Nancy Brenan Daniel had a spare star block that never made it into a quilt. She donated it to the Friendship Village Quilt Guild. To me, it looked as if it needed to be the foundation of a Quilt of Valor, so I took it,...

Walk a Mile; or 100…

Walk a Mile; or 100…

As quilters, we stretch pennies into miles of thread and yards of Fabric.  On November 11, 12 and 13th, Mike, Brian and Todd walked 100 miles - 39, 39 and 22 - for Quilts of Valor.  Thank you gentlemen for your tireless efforts, and to your friends and family for all...

Notes from the LongArmy

Notes from the LongArmy

The National Quilts of Valor LongArmy is over 200 Volunteers strong comprised. These are the Volunteers that quilt for National requests (we have another 290 that quilt specifically for their groups!). These Volunteers do an amazing job of longarming the many national...

In Flanders Field

In Flanders Field

In Flanders Fields by John McCrae In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw...