Bayside Quilters Donate Quilts, Pillows to Cancer Center and Palliative Care Program

For immediate release: June 06, 2016

The Bayside Quilters of the Eastern Shore recently donated a number of handmade quilts and pillows to the Lenny Satchell Chemotherapy Suite at the Cancer Center at University of Maryland Shore Regional Health and also to UM Shore Regional Health’s Palliative Care program. The Bayside Quilters of the Eastern Shore is a local quilters’ guild committed to the creation, study, and sharing of quilts and quilt making. The local quilters donate their time to making quilts for various community organizations.

Pictured with a sampling of the quilts and pillows donated to the Cancer Center are Bayside Quilters members Gloria Edmiston, president; Kitty Reiser, vice president; Michelle Hegadorn; and Chris Dorset with Cancer Center team members, Loretta Ehrler, Kim Wienhold, Susan Henry and Dr. Michele Williams, clinical research nurse, Cancer Center, UM Shore Regional Health.

Pictured with quilts donated to Palliative Care are Mary Ellen Forbes, Mary Campbell, Michelle Hegadorn, Kitty Reiser, Dawn Ruby, Chris Dorset, Lauren Webster and Gloria Edmiston.