Boys Home of Virginia announces quilt raffle

Published 12:19 pm Thursday, February 9, 2017

The Boys Home of Virginia has announced its annual quilt raffle.

“This year’s beautiful quilt is made by Executive Director Donnie Wheatley’s sister, Phyllis Gibson,” officials said in a press release. “Phyllis is a very talented quilter and she has made it a tradition to donate handmade quilts to Boys Home each year. The quilt being raffled this year is 96 inches by 92 inches and is professionally quilted. The name of the pattern used is Charleston Romance. Tickets are $5 for one ticket or $45 for 10 tickets.”

Tickets will be drawn March 17. All proceeds will go to religious life at Boys Home.

To enter, send information and donation to Boys Home of Virginia, Quilt Raffle, 414 Boys Home Road, Covington, VA, 24426. To enter online or for additional information, visit Contact Lauren Ward in the development office at Boys Home with questions at (540) 965-7714.