Promise Place Receives Quilt

Promise Place Quilt
Monica Kazan, executive director of Promise Place, pictured on the right accepts the gift on behalf of her organization

Karen Dodd, the Quilting Mandarin, donates a quilt to the Promise Place Barn Bash Auction that will be held Saturday, September 8 at 5 p.m..

Tickets for the Bash can be purchased on line at

The quilt displays an assortment of Carolina shorebirds. Each silhouette is mounted on a piece of batik fabric that represents the bird’s habitat. The quilt, “Name That Bird” has a list all the birds embroidered on the back.

Promise Place, serving Craven, Jones and Pamlico Counties, is a sexual violence resource center providing trauma-informed advocacy, outreach and trauma-focused therapy.

For more information, contact Monica Kazan at 252-636-3381.

Submitted by: Karen Dodd