Our Mission

The mission of Quilts of Honor is to bestow a universal symbol and token of thanks, solace, and remembrance to those who serve in harm’s way to protect and defend our lives and freedoms.

Quilts of Honor are made by the loving hands of countless volunteers who wish to thank those who have served and to honor their service and sacrifice.

 

Honoring those who have served in our armed forces

Join us to honor members of our active military and veterans by showing them how much we appreciate their sacrifice and service with our “Quilted Hugs of Gratitude”. Quilts of Honor provides comfort, love and healing to those who have given so much.

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Busy Times for Quilts of Honor

March ended with our monthly workshop. There were over 40 volunteers helping us get quilts ready for our trip back east the first week in May. We will be taking over 100 quilts. Not only have we been quilting like crazy, we also had two fundraisers. Our first...

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Quilts of Honor – Exeter, CA

Did you ever have that day when you thought, that was some day, and you were so glad you went the extra mile to make it happen? That’s what Saturday was like. Flo, Rue and I started our day driving to Exeter, CA. Never even knew about this little town about 3 ½ hours’...

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Costa Mesa With Quilts of Honor

Well, guess I stayed home too long without a trip so my brother had told me about an Army veteran who did charity work and a lot of it is for veterans. Russ wanted us to award him a quilt and of course I said yes. Russ then tells me he lives 400 miles away near Los...

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WHITE HOUSE CHAMPION OF CHANGE

“As a Vietnam veteran and founding member of Quilts of Honor America, I am honored for the opportunity to support our warriors and veterans. My service in the Army began with playing Taps at the services of our fallen warriors and I have since found great duty and honor in being able to show my gratitude for those who have served and continue to serve our country. I am overwhelmed with gratitude to be awarded a Champion of Change by the White House.”

– Gail Belmont, Founder of Quilts of Honor

FOUNDER & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

ABOUT GAIL BELMONT

Gail Belmont, Founder & Executive Director

Gail Belmont is the founder and Executive Director of Quilts of Honor.  She is a native Californian, born in Dos Palos.  After graduation from High School, she entered the Women’s Army Corp Band playing trumpet.  As a member  of that Band, Gail played Taps for fallen warriors. Since that time, Gail has played a prominent role in the support of her fellow Veterans and Warriors.  She currently holds the position of District Director at the Jenny Lind Veterans Memorial, as well as continuing her service playing Taps at the services of fallen warriors. Since founding Quilts of Honor in 2010, over 700 quilts have been awarded to veterans and warriors all over the country.

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QUILTS OF HONOR

 

Meet Our Board Members

 

Gail Belmont

Gail Belmont

Executive Director

 

Debbie Anderson

Debbie Anderson

Treasurer

 

Flora Brooks

Flora Brooks

Board Member

 

Carl Courtney

Carl Courtney

Chairman

 

Lynne Storm

Lynne Storm

Board Member

 

Lou Domondon

Lou Domondon

Board Member

 

Edward Hartley

Edward Hartley

Vice Chairman

 

Russell Belmont

Russell Belmont

Board Member

 

Jan Bolli

Jan Bolli

Executive Secretary

 

Barbara Thomas

Barbara Thomas

Board Member

 

VOLUNTEER

Quilts of Honor are made by the loving hands of countless volunteers who wish to thank those who have served so that they know their sacrifices are appreciated.

MAKE A DONATION

Quilts of Honor is a non-profit organization. Every donation helps us continue to give support to our active military members and veterans. Click the button below to make a monetary contribution through PayPal.

We also accept checks, fabric and quilting materials at our headquarters.

Quilts of Honor | 6516 Stabulis Road, Valley Springs, CA 95252