The Humanitarian Resource Center of North America, based in Salt Lake City, is making 1,000 quilts for 51 battered women's shelters in the United States.

HRCNA is hoping to complete the project by October and National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The program began with the charity donating quilts to shelters along the Wasatch Front.Anyone interested in donating a homemade quilt or making one from a kit can contact the charity's office, 977-0444.