Lovely La Hacienda Bee

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It was wonderful to get together with our friends at La Hacienda for a Bee on Saturday, February 26th. We had 48 guests lending their helping hands to our blanket making cause. The weather was […]


Soup’s On at Palmas del Sol!

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Quilting friends at Palmas del Sol hosted some of our AZ Blankets 4 Kids Board members at their place in Mesa on Monday, February 21st. They provided a delicious variety of soups and some sweet […]


Busy Bee at the Arizonian RV Resort

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Last Wednesday, February 9th, we were having fun with our friends in Gold Canyon at the Arizonian RV Resort. The weather was sunny and gorgeous. The food was plentiful and delicious. The volunteers were having […]


Cathy McLees’ Beautiful Donation

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By Sylvia Saffell What a pleasure it was to meet avid quilter, Cathy McLees, on a recent visit to her home.  Cathy has been a quilter since 1972 and has taken home a number of […]


On Turning 20

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by Kelli Nemec And now for some good news… AZ Blankets 4 Kids turns 20 this year! After the disappointment of canceling our October Bee at Las Palmas Grand (LPG), we thought it would be […]


Ava Quilts for Kids

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Ava Cure is in her second year at Chandler High School.  As part of a community service project which is a requirement of the International Baccalaureate program, Ava chose to make and donate 10 child […]


V is for Valentine and Volunteer

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Happy Valentine’s Day to all our volunteers and our blanket recipients, and to you, dear reader. Whether you’re flying solo or you have a plus one, we want to spread the love today. This is […]


Giving Goodness

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Lots of things are on hold these days, however, that is not the case with our wonderful volunteers who continue to create lots of cuddle-sized quilts for the children of the greater Phoenix area who […]


Working From Home – Carol Pettis

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Edited 10/28/2020 ’Tis the season for pumpkin spiced goodies, cooler mornings, football games, costumed kiddos, quilting with friends. It’s the time of year when we would usually be meeting for our Fall Bee, gathering the […]


So Many Stitches, So Little Time

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  We have some very talented volunteers who knit and crochet blankets for us. These wonderful folks stitch some really beautiful blankets. If you are one of them, we thank you for your time and […]


The Unstoppable Sylvia Saffell

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by Kelli Nemec   Move over, Marie Kondo, and make way for Sylvia Saffell’s organizational skills! We’re so fortunate to have Sylvia serving on the Board of Directors for AZ Blankets 4 Kids. After a […]