This year the quilt being raffled is called "Diamonds are Forever" and was made by members of the AHEA (Alberta Human Ecology and Home Economics Association). It was quilted by Kim Caskey.
Members of the AHEA are graduates of the University of Alberta in Human Ecology, Nutrition & Food Science or Education majoring in Human Ecology, or a graduate of Home Economics or a related program from another educational institution. It is a a self-regulated professional organization whose members are dedicated to improving the quality of life of families and individuals by helping them make the best use of their resources. If you would like to know about them, check out their website at http://www.ahea.ab.ca/.
This year's winner is Rita Reeves of Spruce Grove.
The raffle draw occurred at the November meeting. Our guest speaker, Cheryl Arkison, picked out the lucky ticket. Rita was not in the audience at the time of the draw, but was presented with her quilt at a later time. Members of the AHEA and the guild were pictured with the quilt on draw night.