Sgt. Dillion Donald Naslund

Sgt. Dillion Donald Naslund Sgt. Dillion Donald Naslund was born on July 2, 1987. He died on December 10th, 2012. On March 25, 2005, Dillion joined the Iowa Army National Guard as a junior in high school. Dillion served two tours overseas. He served in Iraq from June 2007 until May 2008, and in Afghanistan from August 2010 until […]

Harley David Ronald Miller

Army Spc. Harley David Ronald Miller Harley David Ronald Miller died November 27, 2004 serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. He was 21, of Spokane, Washington and was assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division (Light), Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Miller was killed on November 27th when the contract aircraft in which he was […]

Joseph Delashmutt

Joseph Delashmutt Joseph Delashmutt, 27, of Le Mars, Iowa died Sunday, Dec. 20, 2009. Joe enlisted with the Iowa Army National Guard between his junior and senior year of high school. Upon graduation from high school, Joe completed his basic training and continued his assignment with the 1-113 CAV at Le Mars. The 1-113 CAV […]

SSgt Matthew Thomas Cunningham

SSgt Matthew Thomas Cunningham SSgt Cunningham served in Iraq and Kuwait in 2004.  He was diagnosed in 2004 & 2007 with Mixed Oligodendroglioma Brain Tumor (stage II).  SSgt Cunningham died on November 21, 2013. Freedom Quilts made this quilt for his family in his honor.

Freedom Quilts Annual Event to Honor Families – April 2nd

April 2nd will be a very respectful event held for the families the following heroes: Sgt Dillion Naslund SSgt Shawn Roeder Sgt Joseph Delashmutt Chief Petty Officer Jon Tumilson Command Master Chief Petty Officer Mark Snedeker Freedom Quilts will start the event with the families being driven to the Freedom Quilts Shop in two limos and an […]

Honoring Vietnam Veterans at Alta VFW Meeting

On March 16th of this year, local Vietnam Veterans were honored for their service to our country at the VFW meeting held at the Alta Community Center. The Vietnam Veterans were given the 50th Anniversary Vietnam Veterans lapel pins and a certificate signed by President Obama. The purpose of these lapel pins is to thank […]

2016 Quilt Raffle: You can win this quilt AND support Freedom Quilts

The New Year is here and we are all energized to get started. We are touched and honored to have so many friends who believe in the value of this mission. Thanks to your support, we have been able to continue honoring families with quilts of comfort. Everyone who has participated in helping has made […]

A New Year of Hope and Comfort

With the start of a new year, it’s a great time to reflect on 2015. In doing so, I would like to thank all our generous supporters — donors and volunteers who have provided healing and hope to those who have lost a loved one whether in combat, because of PTSD, or on 9/11. We […]

The Commemorative Vietnam War Pin

On Dec 16th, Freedom Quilts’ Betty Nielsen went to honor Vietnam Veterans who served during the time period of November 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975. Freedom Quilts has partnered with the Department of Defense Vietnam War Commemorative to honor all those who served whether state side or actually in Vietnam. These are the men and women […]

Our Deepest Thanks to Tyson Foods

Tyson Foods is very generous in helping our local community. They make it a point to make sure that some of the company’s profits go back to the community. One of the organizations that Tyson Foods been helping is Freedom Quilts. As a gesture of our deepest thanks and gratitude, Freedom Quilts presented Tyson with a plague […]

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