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    Hi everyone,
    Here is a photos of Alan Giagnocavo, president of Fox Chapel Publishing and Publisher of SSW&C (left) presenting a check for $919.75 to Donald Dentler, a member of the Zembo Shrine as well as a Board of Governor's Member for the Shriners Hospitals for Children in Philadelphia, PA. The Philly hospital focuses on spinal cord injuries and is one of the top in the country at repairing those sorts of injuries. The money represents 1/2 the total revenue from the pieces auctioned off in addition to the Charity Quilt.

    Great job everyone!!!!

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    Last edited by BobD; 10-18-2006, 08:16 AM. Reason: Corrected money amount

  • #2

    great work everyone, thanks for the initial suggestion Bob.
    Also thanks for the assembly of the quilt, and thanks to Neal for his work too.
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    • #3
      Great job everyone! I'm glad I got to be a part of this.

      So whats NEXT?

      DeWalt 788

      aut viam inveniam aut faciam

      God gives us only what we can handle.. Apparently God thinks I am one tough cookie.....


      • #4
        Thanks for the picture, Bob. It's nice to know everyone's work (especially yours and Neal's) has been put to such a good purpose.

        Now, if I get myself a funny hat do you think people might give me large checks too?

        There is no opinion, however absurd, which men will not readily embrace as soon as they can be brought to the conviction that it is readily adopted.
        (Schopenhauer, Die Kunst Recht zu Behalten)


        • #5
          NEAT !!!
          Well that was a great job by everyone,
          im glad i was a small part of it as well.......pete.
          Pete Ripaldi

          "Insert Clever Tag Line Here..."


          • #6

            I'm also glad I was part of this.
            Kudos to all participants, direct & indirect.

            What we have accomplished is something we can all be proud of, and although I was a little sad that the quilt did not bring in more money, I'm glad it did bring in something at all. Some kid somewhere will benefit from it, and that is what's important.

            Congrats, and I hope to share the pleasure with you again.

            (with a bad cold)
            DW788. -Have fun in the shop or it isn't a hobby anymore.

            NOTE: No trees were killed in the sending of this message, but a large number of electrons were terribly inconvenienced.


            • #7
              Originally posted by Gill
              Now, if I get myself a funny hat do you think people might give me large checks too? Gill
              If you wear a funny hat AND grow a beard, I'll send you a check Gill!

              THANKS for the post Bob, makes it all worthwhile!
              ‎"Orphans are easier to ignore before you know their names. They're easier to ignore before you see their faces. It's easier to pretend they're not real before you hold them in your arms. But once you do, everything changes."

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