According to the National Center on Family Homelessness, there are an estimated 2.5 million children who are now homeless. That is every 1 in 30 children.
I don't have a home for each of these children but, I wish I did. What I do have is a book. Children who can read, learn more and go further.
My mission is simple - bring a little joy to kids currently in homeless shelters and transitional homes. I'm going to them. I'm conducting story time and giving out free books.
With the Donate-a-Book program donors are asked to fund the cost of one or more books at $9.95. It's that simple.
No shipping or handling charges apply when clicking the Donate-a-Book button below.
Paypal, Master Card, VISA, American Express and Discover are accepted and processed through the link below.
The Pajama Program is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides new pajamas and new storybooks. Snuggling up in cozy, new pajamas with their very own new book, these children are given a secure and nurturing “good night” at bedtime.
Sweetpolly's Creations would like to thank everyone who recently donated
through our website or on Facebook.
You helped us collect 27 sets of pajamas for the Pajama Program.
In addition, we will donate 27 copies of our book "Do Bears Eat Pancakes?" to
Throughout the coming year we will be looking for new opportunities to give back
to our community.
In 2018, so many great people gave to this worthy cause. Take a look and see what generosity looks like...
25 copies of "Do Bears Eat Pancakes?" to the Montgomery County Sheriff's Domestic Violence Resource Office
25 "Georgie the Giraffe" stuffed animals to The Montgomery County Sheriff's Domestic Violence Resource Office.
27 sets of new pajamas for children 6 and younger.
27 copies of "Do Bears Eat Pancakes?"
SGAG transforms donated wedding dresses into burial garments, known as Angelic Gowns, for babies that are stillborn or die shortly after birth. These Angelic Gowns are given to grieving parents at no charge through hospitals, funeral homes and individual family requests.
Sweetpolly's Creations donated autographed books and stuffed giraffes to be raffled at their annual Butterfly Release Gala.
* * * * * * *
Alpha Pregnancy Center, Baltimore MD
The 2018 donation of kids pajamas helped so many grateful parents and kids, that we decided to do it again for 2019. I reached out to my Facebook network and was able to raise enough funds to purchase 32 pairs of children's pajamas. I matched the purchase with 32 free copies of my latest kids book 'Miranda and the Lost Shoe." I can't say thank you enough for those whom donated this year.
THE PICTURE TO THE LEFT OF YOUR SCREEN IS A THANK YOU NOTE RECEIVED FROM THE ALPHA PREGNANCY CENTER.