Quilts of Valor Mira Mesa News Updates

2015 Recap

​We had a great year in 2015 and are looking forward to another productive 2016!  Highlights of 2015 include:

  • We made 97 quilts
  • Two major events
    • National Sew Day sponsored by ViaSat in February which produced 37 quilts - 12 were from our QoVMM group members
    • The Padres-sponsored event in August which produced 31 quilts - 11 were from our QoVMM group members
  • We delivered 37 quilts to Camp Pendleton's Wounded Warrior Regiment
  • 14 quilts were shipped to other recipients in the US
  • 26 quilts were awarded locally
  • We are looking forward to another great year in 2016!

2016 News and Events

  • January - we awarded a Quilt of Valor to a WWII veteran who was on the USS Oklahoma when it was torpedoed and sunk in Pearl Harbor...what an honor!
  • February - we partnered with the Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial Association and are attending the plaque unveiling ceremonies to award a QoV to the honoree (watch for pictures and info on the sub-page under "QoV Presentations" in the page menu on the left)
  • ​February - the 3rd Annual Quilts of Valor National Sew Day was held on February 6th and we were sponsored again this year by ViaSat.  See the "QoV National Sew Day-2016" page on the left for detailed information on the event.
  • More news to come!