Community Service

Common Threads Quilt Guild supports the following organizations:

 

Cook County Adoption Day.  Guild members provide quilts for children on their special day of adoption.  Quilts are also provided during the year to children who are being adopted from Foster Care.  (This is in conjunction with CPS Children Protective Services and CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for children). 

Caring quits or 911 quilts are provided to families who have lost their home to fire or other disasters.

Metal of Honor Quilts- given to Military Medal of Honor Recipients in gratitude for those who have served their country.

Abigals Arms, a Cook County Family Crisis Center.  The center’s mission is to create a safe future by empowering families  and change in the community through education and awareness.  The center provides an emergency hotline, therapy/case management, emergency shelter and child advocacy for families in need.