About Us

Sinnissippi Quilters, Inc.
P.O. Box 1556
Rockford, IL 61110-1556
Contact Us

Sinnissippi Quilters meets on the 1st Thursday of every month at Bethesda Covenant Church, 2010 E. State Street, Rockford, IL, 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

The purpose of Sinnissippi Quilters, Inc. shall be to educate the community and ourselves on all aspects of quilting, to preserve and appreciate our quilting heritage and traditions, and to use our sewing gifts to benefit other community organizations. Sinnissippi Quilters, Inc. is a 501(c)3 charitable organization.

Membership dues are $30 per year. Non-member speaker fee is $10.


2018-2019 Executive Board
President: Marie Stenger
Vice President: Anne Biedowicz
Treasurer I: Sandy Pyper
Treasurer II: Susan Halvorson
Afternoon Secretary: Sharon Stevens
Evening Secretary: Georgy Homuth
Programs I: Marge Sment
Programs II: Sue Swenson
Publications (Newsletter): Winifred Halsey and Laura Guerin-Hunt
Membership (Afternoon): Barbie St. Albin and Michelle Watson
Membership (Evening): Luanna Hanna and Eleanor Potts
Special Projects I: Norma Copes
Special Projects II: Carol Folkerts
Quilt Show 2019: Phyllis Campbell
Quilt Show 2021: Barb Clucas

2018-2019 Standing Committees
AQS Book Orders, Fons & Porter: Judy Mullen
Cherry Valley Library (CVL) Workshop: Elizabeth Franck
Comfort Quilts: Anne Brown and Vicki Tallacksen
Hospitality (A): Denise Ethun
Hospitality (E): Pam Surmo
Library (A): Dini Ramlow
Library (E):
Mini-morning Workshop: Jan Person
Retreats: Monica Kelso, Marie Tovo, Deanne Spataro
Rockford Rescue Mission: Carol Swenson
Show and Tell (A): Ruth Perley
Show and Tell (E): Bonnie Hodina
Social Media, Webmaster: Cindy Larsen
Special Projects:
Neonatal Quilts: Norma Copes
Charity Raffle Quilts: Laura O’Connell
President’s Blocks: Barb Lange
Sunshine: Dee Pitthan
501(c)3 Non-Profit Officer: Robin Gausebeck