From the desk of Sandy Brackett, Treasurer Lisbon Friends in Council;
2020 Friends In Council Quilt Raffle
Our quilt this year has been created by: Jackie Taxter, Ilene Grant, Christine Meserve, Pam Dexter, Andrea Graham and Jane Graham.
The long arm stitching was done and donated by Andrea Graham “Sew Far North Quilting”.
The creation of “Diamonds” is a variation of Jacob’s Ladder. It has many bright colors with white background and raspberry fabric for the binding and backing.
It is 84 inches by 60 inches.
The winner will be picked in a drawing in December 2020.
Proceeds from this project will be used to fund our ongoing efforts in and around the greater Lisbon area to include Landaff. In the past year, our organization has donated to:
Tarleton Castel Art – $100
Lisbon Public Library – $25
Lisbon Main St. Flower project – $200
Sugar Hill Historical Museum – $100
Lisbon Regional School – $ 100
Lisbon Regional School- 2 students to Puerto Rico – $200
Cards and cash for Grafton County Nursing Home – $45
Lisbon Regional School Christmas Concert Music Program – $50
8 Gift cards for Veterans – $200
Good Shepard Food Pantry – $300
Lisbon Regional School Food for kids program- $100
Boys and Girls Club -$100
Second Chance Animal Rescue – $50
Lisbon Regional School Outdoor Classroom – $ 900
Littleton Area Senior Center – $100
Boys and Girls Club scholarships ‘In House bucket’ program – $500
Total : $3070
Because of the Social restrictions that Covid-19 has placed on us all, our efforts for selling tickets has been hampered! We are asking all of our members to sell 12 tickets ( 4 books) and many more if that is possible. The cost is $2 a ticket or 3 for $5.
Members from Landaff that would LOVE to sell you a ticket or two are; Sandy Brackett, Judy Boulet, Jennifer Cartwright, Carol Wharton, Dot Wiggins, Cheryl Wiggett, and more!