We are immensely appreciative of the support from the very generous group of donors and corporate sponsors of Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics, listed below.
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Please consider joining our efforts to convince both the ‘quilt world’ and the general public that quilts are bigger than ever and deserve their place at the center of American culture. Checks with your contributions / donations to the “Why Quilts Matter” efforts should be issued to The Kentucky Quilt Project and sent to The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc. (KQP), P.O. Box 6251, Louisville, KY 40206.
The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
When you buy the Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics DVD set the money goes to the not for profit The Kentucky Quilt Project to fund other quilt projects we would like to do.
We want to develop additional episodes to complement the series, educational materials for college students in a variety of disciplines, a publication containing many of the complete interviews from the series, and a strategic plan to introduce the series into public schools and libraries.
The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
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Major funding for this series was provided by:
The Salser Family Foundation
Additional funding was provided by:
Owsley Brown Charitable Foundation, Inc.
David and Marsha Roth
John M. Walsh III
Christina Lee Brown
Coats and Clark
Hobbs Bonded Fibers
Hoffman California Fabrics International
Donna Sharp Inc.
Judy Laval Morton
Jerry and Linda Bruckheimer
Gerstein Fisher and Associates Inc.
Marlene and David Grissom
Handi Quilter Inc.
Jane Evins Leonard
Modern Suspension Systems
Paducah Convention and Visitors Bureau
Nancy Pfutzenreuter and Blaine Houmes
Anne Wright Wilson
Fumie and Kanji Ono