McCall's Quilting (September/October 2010)

McCall's Quilting (September/October 2010)
"Art for Alzheimer's" features Alzheimer's Art Quilt Initiative volunteers Ami Simms (Founder & Executive Director) and Kathy Kennedy-Dennis (AAQI Board Member). the news item appeared on page 10 of the September/October 2010 issue of McCall's Quilting. (Click image to enlarge.)

Ami and Kathy are holding a Name Quilt top from the upcoming traveling exhibit, "Alzheimer's Illustrated: From Heartbreak to Hope" and a quilt made by Kathy.

"Helping One Another" was signed by 53 quilt celebrities at the Houston International Quilt Festival in October 2009 and was auctioned during the August 2010 online auction. It raised $165 for the Alzheimer's Art Quilt Initiative. Kathy has made 16 signature quilts plus more than 70 Priority: Alzheimer's Quilts. Her efforts alone have raised more than $10,000 to fight Alzheimer's.