Bear Hugs Fourth Annual Bar Night
July 20, 2012
Bear Hugs held its fourth annual bar night fundraiser in Chicago at Uncle Fatty's bar. Thank you to everyone that came out to support Bear Hugs and children in need!
Bear Hugs had a tent set up at the Deerfield Farmer's Market to sell teddy bears, baked goods and water bottles. The donations from this particular fundraiser went to help The Agahozo Shalom Youth Village in Rwanda. Thank you to all those that donated, baked and come out to show your support!
Hand-Made African Jewelry Sale
During the summer of 2011, Bear Hugs hosted jewelry sales selling hand-made necklaces, bracelets, earrings and other boutique goods.
Bear Hugs Third Annual Bar Night
July 15, 2011
Bear Hugs hosted its third annual bar night fundraiser at the Tonic Room in Chicago. Thank you to everyone that came out to show your support. Also, a huge thank you to The Burrows for the wonderful entertainment as well as Brad Domash for helping to plan the event.
The two day garage sale was a great success! Thank you to all of the people donated items to be sold and helped worked the event!
The $1 Campaign took place during 2010 and showed people that small gestures really can make large improvements. Through a short video Bear Hugs explained the impact a small donation of just $1 could make.
Bear Hugs Second Annual Bar Night
Bear Hugs held its second annual bar night at Bridie McKenna's in Highwood, Illinois. Thank you to everyone who came out to show your support and help children in need!
Stuffed Animal Collection
In 2010, Bear Hugs partnered with Heartland Alliance to advocate the importance of immunization. Bear Hugs donates beanie babies and stuffed animals to Heartland Alliance's pediatric clinics for low-income families in the Chicago-land area.
Canning for Kids
Bear Hugs went canning around the Deerfield Farmer’s Market and Sidewalk sale. Thank you to all who contributed and volunteered. Every penny collected made a difference!
Bear Hugs First Annual Bar Night
Bear Hugs held its first ever bar night fundraiser at Teddy O'Brian's in Highwood, Illinois. Thank you to everyone who came out to show your support and help children in need!