Sunday, March 17, 2019

FINAL Summary for QOVF 2019 National Sew Day

FINAL Summary of QOVF 2019 National Sew Day in in!

The final summary is in! We are well on our way toward 300,000 service members and veterans being awarded a Quilt of Valor—one quilt and one recipient at a time—thanks to YOU!

You also ‘counted what counts’ and here is the final summary
  • Over 4,100 of you—more than double of last year—volunteered to sew, quilt (longarm or machine quilt), cut, press, and beyond!
    • About 3,000 represent almost one-third of the current QOVF membership
    • About 1,000 represent first-time volunteers
  • You represented the entire United States as well as Australia and Canada
  • The final ‘counts’ reported as of  February 19:
    • Tops: 617.5
    • Quilts: 276
    • QOVF Block Drive Blocks (Floating Ohio Star): 3,853
    • Other Blocks: 4,179
In just one day, you created about 1,297 comforting and healing Quilts of Valor for America’s finest service members and veterans.

Click Here for inspiring and fun comments from NSD participants; the list of prize winners; and our sew day supporters that provided almost $5,000.00 in prizes.

You will not want to miss participating in next year’s National Sew Day on February 1, 2020!

Contact Special Events Coordinator at for more information.

Friday, March 1, 2019

Registration is OPEN for the 2019 QOVF Annual Conference!

Registration is OPEN!

Join us to learn more, meet fellow quilters, reconnect with friends, and get inspired as the journey continues...

Conference information is here:
  • First, are you ready?  View this video to take a fast-paced, visual tour of the 2019 QOVF Conference.
  • Next, review the Conference Agenda - latest version of Agenda 28 Feb   More details coming, (Agenda subject to change.)
  • Then, review and print the Registration Quick Start Guide - latest version of Quick Start Guide 28 Feb, to make your registration go smoothly.
Registration closes July 18, 2019.

Conference Fee Schedule:  
Early Bird Special
Ends April 20, 2019 (11:45pm Eastern)
Members: $110
Non-members $130

Regular Registration
April 21, 2019 to July 18, 2019 (11:45pm Eastern)
Members $115
Non-members $135

Questions? Email