#qovf

All-Star Quilts of Valor: 25 Patriotic Patterns from Star Designers

All-Star Quilts of Valor: 25 Patriotic Patterns from Star Designers

QOVF is excited about the upcoming release of the All-Star Quilts of Valor: 25 Patriotic Patterns from Star Designers!  The 27 quilt designers know the ways that quilts can honor and even heal. They created these new patterns specifically for Quilts of Valor to share...

Honoring Our Heroes Festival celebrates Veterans

Honoring Our Heroes Festival celebrates Veterans

QOVF hosted a booth at the inaugural Honoring Our Heroes Festival at Daytona Speedway on Memorial Day weekend. The festival honored over 25,000 Vietnam Veterans and over 35,000 participants enjoyed reunions, military-themed events, and a concert headlined by Toby...

Quilt of Valor #300,000 is Reached!

Quilt of Valor #300,000 is Reached!

QOVF celebrated a major milestone by awarding the 300,000th quilt on April 20, 2022. The quilt recipient is Craig M. of Cincinnati, OH. Craig served in the United States Air Force from February 1992 to June 2000, earning the rank of Staff Sergeant. Craig began his Air...

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...

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...