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Area Veterans Receive Quilts Of Valor


Last updated 6/6/2019 at 9:05am

The Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas hosted a ceremony Saturday by Quilts of Valor, an organization whose members produce hand-made patchwork quilts to honor veterans.

Quilters presented patriotic-themed quilts to four Transylvania veterans and seven additional veterans from Henderson and Buncombe counties. The Western North Carolina chapter has 50 volunteer quilters.

Quilts of Valor is a non-profit foundation whose goal is to cover all physically or psychologically wounded service members with a freedom quilt, honoring them for their sacrifices.

They have presented more than...

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