Book tells story of Freedom Quilts
Freedom Quilts founder Betty Nielsen has written a book “A Thread of Hope,” which tells the story of the founding and early history of this Fonda/Varina-based organization.
The 239-page book costs $10 plus $5 shipping and handling. If interested please send a check to Freedom Quilts, 13637 550th St. Fonda, IA 50540.
Freedom Quilts began as a community effort to send quilts to survivors of victims of 9/11. It has expanded to include families of fallen soldiers, police officers and firefighters.