Every year the LCQG donates a quilt to an organization within Lanark County to raffle for their cause. The 2013 Charity Quilt was presentation to The Community Support Services within our area.
2011 Charity Quilt donated to Perth Food Bank
Volunteer Hospice Visiting Service Community Home Support – Lanark County
Left to Right-Rebecca Bowie, Coordinator; Heather Buchan, President LCQG; Babs Grose, Outreach LCQG. This quilt was hand appliqued, hand pieced and hand quilted by our members.
Janet Bailey left, Foundation Director for Perth Hospital accepts cheque from LCQG President Heather Buchan, right.
This year’s Bursery also donated by LCQG was awarded to Steven Ferguson of Smiths Falls Collegiate Institute.
Relay for Life Team 2010 – We have a new captain for our Team! The LCQG has entered a team for the past 5 years and would like to keep going strong. Fourteen team members (8 guild member) and numerous friends and family walked 150 miles on Friday, June 11 raising over $6000, putting us into the BRONZE Category. Thank you to all who walked, pledged, and supported us. We are registered for next year and encourage more to join us.
Relay for Life 2009 – will be June 12-13 at Lombardy Fairgrounds
The Canadian Cancer Society takes investing dollars seriously and puts them into areas that will have the biggest impact for the greatest number of people! Won’t you join us and become a member of the Team? Their goal is to raise $3500. Leisue Days in Smiths Falls is once again donating an RV for our use. Info at www.cancer.ca.
2008 Charity Quilt Donation
Presented to Edna Coutts (left), President of the local Lioness organization byLCQG President Heather Buchan (right)
The Outreach Charity Quilt given to the Lioness Club of Perth was won by Amanda VanAmelsfort of London, Ontario. Amanda is a niece of a guild member.