Archived – Notable Quilt Sizes for our Partners at Guelph General Hospital

We ask that quilts donated for the projects located at Guelph General Hospital adhere to the quilt sizes listed below:

Comfort Quilts:

  • Finished Size: 50″ to 54″ wide by 60″ to 64″ long
  • Backing & Batting Dimensions: 60″ x 72″ 
  • Binding Requirements: 2.5″ wide x 264″ length (or 7 strips 2.5″ wide by WOF)
  • Preferred Material: Cotton and/or flannel

Memory Quilts:

  • Finished Size: 24” x 24” to 30” x 30”
  • Preferred Material: Cotton and/or flannel

Please Note:

  1. We respectfully request that you refrain from the use of religious or seasonal fabrics depicting a religious event e.g. Christmas. 
  2. Novelty fabrics and all colour options are considered acceptable.
  3. We have no need for infant/baby themed fabrics.
  4. As the clientele is varied there is a need for a wide range of colours and designs.

THANK-YOU for your PARTICIPATION – the donation of your time, materials and talents are essential to the success of our program each year.


colourful quilts in clear bags, bundled and ready for delivery
Fifty-eight quilts packaged up and ready to be donated to the Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence Care and Treatment Centre located at the Guelph General Hospital.