Community Involvement

Getting Involved

As well as advancing the textile arts, TAGOR members annually create and donate hundreds of items to the community, including:

  • Quilts
  • Lap Quilts
  • Preemie Baby Blankets
  • Chemo Caps
  • Sweaters & Socks
  • Book Bags
  • Fidget Muffs for dementia sufferers
  • Pillowcases

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100 Pillowcases made for Rose’s Angels of Family Place to use as gift bags.

 

Where Donations Go

  • Lion’s Manor Complex Care Home
  • Richmond Family Place
  • Richmond Hospital Birthing Centre
  • Richmond Oncology
  • Richmond Public Health Nurses
  • Turning Point Women’s and Men’s Houses
  • Habitat for Humanity (Richmond Project)
  • Salvation Army Rotary Hospice
  • Perinatal and Pediatric Social Services of Richmond Hospital

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Vickie McLeod showing quilt project done with Courtyard Garden residents.


Want to Help?

Our Fabric Arts Studio and supplies (Studio Details) are available to all members from beginner to advanced to make items for the groups we support.

Fabric donations are gratefully accepted.  We also make bags from Richmond Street Banners for sale.  Proceeds purchase supplies to support our charity work.

Join us…  Your work will find its way to local residents facing financial and health challenges to bring warmth through knowing that someone cares.


Our 2018-19 Sponsors

 

Thank you all for your generous contributions!