Mark your calendars! This year’s auction is set for Sat., Oct. 1, at the Pike Performing Arts Center in Indianapolis. Doors open at Noon for registration and preview, with the auction starting at 1 p.m.

More than 50 quilts have been donated to date, along with items such as 4 Notre Dame vs. Virginia Tech tickets, a ride with The Flying Hooligans, a Chicago weekend getaway valued at $1,000, an autographed basketball by this year’s Pacers’s team, a golf outing at McCormick Creek in Nappanee, IN, and much more! You can view some of the quilts and donated items on “A Quilt for Mother’s Tears” Facebook page or by clicking here.

All proceeds go towards funding A Quilt for Mothers Tears, K-9, cadet family support, and scholarships.

In 2015, 130 officers were killed in the line of duty. Mothers of a fallen officer will receive A Quilt for Mother’s Tears in May 2016 in Washington D.C.

A Quilt for Mother’s Tears Foundation, was started to honor IMPD Officer Rod Bradway (son of Sheri and Tom Bradway) EOW 9-20-2013 – and remember the fallen officers of his blueline family. Lets help those mothers, those families who are dealing with the loss of their son or daughter. Please help show they are not alone.