out all the other activities and programs our volunteers coordinate
throughout the year!
to receive mail especially while they are
in the hospital. We work
with various schools, clubs, camps, churches and youth groups to
encourage special, hand-written “get-well” greetings for the
pediatric patients at their local children‘s hospital.
The “I’m A Kool Kid” Angel Tree is the perfect way to help
support your local treasure chest with toy donations during the holidays
and encourage participation throughout the year.
Local children in your community can actually hand-color our
special “kool kid” girl and boy angels prior to placing on the tree.
available upon request.
During the holidays, our volunteers dress
up in child-friendly costumes and visit the pediatric units and patients
Snow White, Cinderella, Pocahontas, Santa, the Easter Bunny, The
Queen of Hearts, Clowns and “Cat-in-the-Hat” are just a few of the
characters children love!
all heard the saying...
penny saved is a
you can put your pennies to good use by collecting “Pennies for
Pediatric Patients” and help support your local children’s hospital
through the “I’m A Kool Kid” treasure chest project.
For an educational activity, children can count the pennies,
budget the money they have collected for spending on treasure chest toys
and learn the character values of kindness, compassion and generosity.
trash into treasure by collecting aluminum cans for kool kids! Recycling centers will pay money for empty aluminum cans and
allow you the opportunity to help buy toys for your local “I‘m A
Kool Kid“ treasure chest. Your
collected cans not only help us provide treasures for our “kool
kids” but also help keep our environment clean!
a collection of a variety of new hats for children to wear while going
through chemotherapy. Bandannas,
baseball caps, toboggans or even hand-crocheted or knitted hats will
certainly be appreciated by these special kool kids!
you can tie a knot, you can help make our super easy “Kool Kid”,
tie-knot, fleece blankets and scarves!
A perfect project for any group or individual wanting to lend a
helping hand! Patterns available upon request through our website.
It’s no fun when your in the hospital during the holidays and
miss out on all the school festivities and activities other children
enjoy. Happy baskets,
buckets and bags can be filled at anytime during the school year and are
sure to bring a smile to the faces of so many hospitalized children.
Special months; October, November, December, February, and April.
Contact us for
suggested items and ideas for each month!
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