Quilting for a cause at Cheney High School
Cheney FCCLA quilt makers hold up their creation. From left, Jessica Leong, Melodie Eaton, Melody Palmer, Alyssa Abel and Kelsey Lersbak.
It was a project to sew together, literally, the past and the present to benefit the future.
Members of the Cheney High School Family Career and Community Leaders of America club recently completed a quilt made from old CHS activity T-shirts and uniforms.
The quilt, a group effort cobbled together from items donated by students and teachers, will be raffled off and the proceeds will benefit the local club and their chosen national charity, the March of Dimes.
FCCLA adviser Karlyn Urdahl said a group of students in the club started pursuing the idea after another school’s FCCLA had succ...
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