Community Outreach
Mainland Morning Quilt Guild
Founded September 15, 2005

MMQG serves the Galveston County community through our charitable activities involving quilting. Below is a list of the project items and receiving organizations.  The guild welcome any donations of good quality cotton fabric for the use in this projects. 

Project Items                       Organization Name
Quilts for the patients           Hospice Care Team, Inc. 

Quilts for Camp Erin             Hospice Care Team, Inc.

Walker Bags                         Bay Area Rehabilitation Medicine Associates

Walker Bags                         Bayou Pine

Baby Basket w/ Quilt            Mainland Medical Center Auxiliary

Baby Quilts                           Women's Center at Mainland Medical Center

Pillowcase w/ drawstring      Galveston County Child Protective Services

Thumb Huggers                   Galveston County Child Protective Services

QOV Quilts                           Wounded Warrior or Quilt of Valor (QOV)  Veterans A (VA)

Wheel Chair Quilt                 VFW Post 5400, Ladies Auxiliary, Santa Fe, TX

Wheel Chair Bag                  VFW Post 5400, Ladies Auxiliary, Santa Fe, TX

**Holiday Gift                         Independence Villages and Hope Village

Donation Quilts                     Upon Guild’s approval of Requesting Organizations 

**Item is present in conjunction with the AMOCO Credit Union Holiday Party Luncheon
Instructions and Links to very helpful Tutorials to assist  with constructions:

Walker Bag:

By Jimmie Lanley - Sewing a Walker Tote Bag   or Website


By The Crafty Gemini - How to make a Pillowcase Burrito/ Sausage /Rolled up Method

Community Outreach 
Recommended Quilt Sizes for items:
    * Baby Quilts            36 x 45 (finished)
    * Camp Erin Quilts   42 x 50 (finished)
    * VA Lap Quilts         30 x 30 (finished)
    * Veteran Quilts        55-65 x 60-80 (finished)

Recommended "cut" sizes for items:
    * Walker Bags: Fabric 2 @ 14" x 40";  Velcro 2 @ 2 1/2" length x Width
    * Pillow case:  Body Fabric-  27” x WOF;  Trim Fabric- 2 1/2” x WOF: cuff  12" x WOF