Saturday, a gruesome mass murder shocked our nation. In Pittsburgh, PA, eleven innocent people were massacred by a gunman at the Tree of Life Synagogue and six more were injured. There are three floors to this Synagogue, each housing a congregation.
You, the community, support our work. Your help provides us with materials and supports our hours of work on each quilt project. We are thankful that you keep our needles quilting!
The Community Quilt Project began on September 9, 2009 with a quilt for the blogger known as othniel. Othniel was gravely ill and was due to have a surgery he feared he might not survive. To help him, Sara Reed had an inspiration came to make a quilt for him bearing messages of love and support from his internet community, written in archival ink on muslin.