Bobbi Fitzsimmons – Volunteer Sewist

Dr. Barbara “Bobbi” Fitzsimmons

Bobbi (Dr. Barbara) Fitzsimmons is a retired professor of education and a life-long quilter. She currently volunteers for the Advocacy Project, a group that works with marginalized populations in the Global South and has worked on-site with women in Nepal, Kenya, and Vietnam.

During the pandemic, she has helped to fund mask-making, and soap-making projects in five countries.