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 …

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 …

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 …

Jane Hoffman and her Animal Welfare Quilts

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

Jane Hoffman is another wonderful customer who has used KTQ to cultivate her love of animals into quilts. She collected all of her favorite t-shirts and had KTQ make several quilts for her over the years. A little background on Jane Hoffman……she is the President of the Alliance for NYC’s Animals, a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity that offers important services and …

The Stewardship Report – Keepsake Theme Quilts to Launch New Website Featuring 4 Products

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

Columbus, OH. Keepsake Theme Quilts (KTQ) today announced the recently launched website to help its customers, enabling KTQ to immediately offer more products to its customers throughout the country. “I just know how important keeping memories of your children are and we wanted to make a keepsake that was affordable and functional, thus the birth of the baby/toddler keepsake,” said …

Paulette Burks and her “Kidney Walk” Quilt

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

Paulette Burks and her “Kidney Walk” quilt is a very inspiring story that we wanted to share with our customers!!!     Paulette stated that “My Kidney Walk T-shirt Quilt tells a story centered around my three heroes: William Diggs (Grandfather), David Anderson (Uncle), & Dr. Samuel Collier Sr. (My Boyfriend’s Father). Each of their journeys is different but all …

Greer Craig – Health/Fitness Trainer

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

Greer Craig is our featured customer for this week’s blog and she had a very interesting story to share with us. She was a trainer for Atlanta’s Biggest Loser Couples’ competition. She worked with her team, motivating and educating them on how to work out for 12 weeks. But let’s start with her story….. “My teenage passion for running (thanks …

Ohio Senator – Jim Hughes

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

This week, we are featuring one of our representatives from Ohio who is serving his second term in the Ohio State. Senator Jim Hughes represents the 16th district, which covers a part of Franklin County. He is serving on a numerous committee including Chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Financial Institutions. Since Senator Jim Hughes collected so many t-shirts …

OSULA – Alan Musser

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

Alan Musser has a great story to tell about his 2 Ohio State University themed quilts that he ordered through KTQ. Alan is a Ohio State University graduate, and also a TBDBITL Marching Band Alumni, who now lives in California. He joined the OSULA (Ohio State University Los Angeles) Alumni Club in LA to stay involved. Eventually he joined the …

David Cramer – Senior Olympics Hall of Fame

Jessica Coleman Uncategorized

David Cramer is a very special previous customer. One day, he came in to pick up his 3rd t-shirt quilt. He gathered all of the Keepsake Theme Quilts staff together in a room, so we could listen to his amazing Marathon experience story. Each t-shirt held a special memory, which he described to us. In 2007, David was inducted into …