The Pennsylvania Relief Sale is an annual event that supports Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) in its work to share God’s love and compassion for all in the name of Christ by responding to basic human needs and working for peace and justice.
This year's sale, April 17 & 18, 2015, grossed more
than $400,000 for the work of MCC.
Quilt Auction: $112,860
Country Auction: $15,927
Children’s Auction: $1,854
Silent Auction: $9,161
MRC Gift Shop: $2,690
Quilter's Attic: $7,083
Food Sales: $79,436
Penny Power: $147,189.86 including $50,000 match
The sale featured more than
350 handmade quilts, wall
hangings, and comforters
on display and available for
purchase. Watch a behind-
the-scenes video to see how these works of art are crafted each year by numerous artist and needle workers.
Top selling quilts:
Civil War Chronicles, 104 x 106
Mariners' Compass, 100 x 110
Pineapple Log Cabin, 106 x 106
A complete list of quilts and selling prices is available.
Over the years, more than $12 million in sale day proceeds have benefited the worldwide relief efforts of MCC. Join the festivities next year, April 1 & 2, 2016 to celebrate the 60th anniversary, or take part in other Relief Sales across the United States and Canada.