February’s Social Impact Feature: Deaf Initiatives’ Keepsake Theme Quilts Strives for Sustainable, Responsible Growth | CINCO

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

Read this wonderful article about our company, Keepsake Theme Quilts! Founded in 1998, the nonprofit Deaf Initiatives works to strengthen the potential of youth who are deaf and or hard of hearing. Deaf Initiatives’ Executive Director Meredith Crane foresaw the need to build and grow a social enterprise to support and sustain the nonprofit’s initiatives. In 1999, Deaf Initiatives launched …

5K Run/Marathon Squares

Terri and her 5K Run T-Shirt Blanket

Jessica Coleman Marathon, Sports

Terri and her 5K Run T-Shirt Project Blanket is a great story that we wanted to share with our customers!   I started running 5ks with my children about 5-6 years ago. I was helping my daughter increase her endurance for soccer. Now, I run 1/2 marathons. So the majority of the t-shirts on the quilt are from the 5ks and a few are …

Ed and his Hot Rods Quilt

Jessica Coleman Hot Rods/Cars, Uncategorized

Ed’s “Hot Rod” t-shirt theme quilt is a wonderful story that we wanted to share with our customers! My father had an old 54 Chevy panel circus truck that I bought off of him for a $1 when I was 20. I kept it for a few years, after I got married I started to fix it up. I finished it …

Casey King – Our Previous WEM Student

Jessica Coleman WEM Program

When Casey King joined our Work Experience Model Program in last Summer, she was a great, motivated and hard-worker student. We all learned so much about her wonderful personality and her soccer background. She was born and raised in Bexley. She attended A.G. Bell during her preschool years then she went to mainstreamed school, Bexley, from first grade through eighth …

David Wallach – The “Chicago Parent” Writer

Jessica Coleman Media

David Wallach is a 5-time Emmy Award winning producer and director. He is also a talk show host for the SoundCloud and a writer for the Chicago Parent.  Back in January, David was one of our customer that he ordered the Express T-Shirt Quilt Queen Size (30 t-shirts) for his son. Earlier this month, we saw David posted a comment on our …

The White Castle

Jessica Coleman Popular Resturants

My name is John Kelley, and I am the Head of Human Resources at White Castle – Headquartered here in Columbus Ohio, I have worked at White Castle for 24 years. Our t-shirts that we had made into a quilt were collected from each of our operating regions where we have restaurants. Earlier this year we had a Leadership conference …

Lorri Dyner’s Blog

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

Earlier this week, Lorri Dyner was on Good Day New York show by talking about Creative Mother’s Day Gift Ideas. She showed the audience and explained about one of our product, Build-A-Baby Keepsake and Pillow, how it is a very neat idea to collect baby items and make into a one-of-a-kind adorable keepsake for that special baby or toddler in …

Will Hauver and His Special #34 Quilt

Jessica Coleman Memory, Quilts

Lyndall Hauver and her son’s quilt is a wonderful story that we wanted to share with our customers!   I am a mom, a computer geek, and an avid racket player!  The blankets are full of Rollins T-Shirts and Jerseys, plus a few shirts that were near and dear to my son Will, and t-shirts that he designed. Will passed …