a small donation can make a big difference!
by having a lemonade stand and babysitting and then donating your profit to Bear Hugs. The money raised from one night of babysitting can be enough to provide a school uniform for a student that doesn’t have one!
by researching about global inequality, hunger or educational achievement gaps. Then, make a short presentation or video on the need to help and the impact of helping.
write a letter
to a student in Kenya. Write just one letter or multiple letters and get responses from the students that Bear Hugs helps!
plan an event
or local bar night for you and your friends--charge $5 cover to donate and give away fun raffle prizes!
old clothes, stuffed animals or sports equipment. Bear Hugs is always looking for a good home for new or gently used belongings.
host a party
and have guests each make a fleece blanket to send to a child that has never owned a blanket. Find out how easy it is to make fleece blankets here.
have another great idea?
go out and do it!