Holiday Sponsor 2017
Chicago HOPES for Kids has been fortunate enough to have received support from many organizations this past month! In the spirit of giving, the following sponsors have gone above and beyond. THANK YOU!
Amazon Treasure Truck
The team over at Amazon graciously brought the Amazon Treasure Truck to our Englewood shelter. Games, treats, and a gift was provided for ALL of the children in the shelter. Alderman Toni Foulkes read a book to the children, Mayor Rahm Emmanuel paid a visit, and Whole Foods kept everyone warm with hot chocolate and provided delicious cookies. Thank you!
Plowz & Mowz
Dan Lopez and many others at Plowz & Mowz brought Santa Claus to out Austin shelter. ALL of the children at the shelter had the opportunity to tell Santa what they wanted for the holidays and received a gift as well. NBC Chicago covered the story as well! Thank you! Check out the link below.
The Honeycomb Project
The team over at The Honeycomb Project provided the children at our Uptown shelter with books and pajamas for all ages and sizes. Ensuring that all the kids got a pair and a book at their reading level. Thank you!
Women of Chrysostom
Linda Larsen and the Women of Crysostom dedicated their valuable time to our Wrigleyville shelter. Not only did they provide ALL of the children at the shelter with new winter boots, gloves, hats, and scarves but they also sponsored the end of the Fall Semester pizza party. Thank you!
Raven Knight and the Fresh Thyme farmers market is hosted a gift drive. The gift drive will benefit the children living in our South Shore Shelter. The children will ALL receive wrapped gifts for the holidays. Thank you!
Book Angels provided our Wrigleyville Shelter with wrapped age appropriate books for all the children in the shelter. The children will experience opening a brand new book of their own to read. Thank you!