Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans

I sit here tonight and reflect how serving during the Vietnam era changed my life and so many others I know. We so often award our quilts to those Vietnam veterans and so many become very emotional. You can still see the pain in their eyes but then that quilt reaches...

Calling All Hands on Deck

Dear Quilters, Quilts of Honor has been invited to participate in a Fourth of July celebration on the decks of the USS Hornet with a patriotic quilt display and presentation. The USS Hornet is docked in Alameda, California and is now a Museum. They have a fun day...

If There is Any Doubt Why We Keep on Keeping On

We are home safe after a busy San Diego trip. It still amazes me when we do these reunions – the emotions of our veterans. I never really know what to expect as this is only our third big veteran’s reunion. The organizers kept it really quiet and only the committee...

Quilt Award Night

We had a QOH filled day. We had breakfast with Della and Martha, two of our QOH volunteers who came to help. Louie and Becky arrived with the quilts and we were off and running. We got them all in order, covered and ready to go. It’s a beautifully decorated room for...

Friday Adventures in San Diego

The morning started off with a trip to the Cabrillo National Monument/Park and the beach. Naturally we had to see the beach first and the waves were beautiful. Cabrillo is a beautiful National Cemetery on the hills above the ocean – so many veterans – it is hard to...