Foster Heroes: Karen Helfer and Alison Stern

We are so grateful for all of the donations that have been pouring in.  Most recently, generous donor Karen Helfer provided us with numerous bracelets, which she knitted (yes knitted!), for our Fitting for the Future event this Saturday. We of course also want to thank Alison Stern for the handmade jewelry (over 75 pieces […]

Foster Heroes: Gail Tobias and Verane de Marffy

A HUGE thank you to foster heroes Gail Tobias of I&J Studios (left) and Verane de Marffy of Yves Saint Laurent Beauté (right) for donating the fantastic swag bags, and L’Oreal make-up for this Saturday’s Fitting For The Future event!

Foster Hero: Megan Joy

We wish to thank Megan Joy, Senior Sales Director for Mary Kay, for the generous donation of lipstick and gloss for the kids to take home in their Fitting For The Future swag bags!  For more information about Megan, check out her Facebook page.

Foster Hero: Cindy from Mimi’s Consignment Boutique

HelpOurKids extends its most heartfelt thanks to this special lady.  Cindy, of Mimi’s Consignment Boutique in East Longmeadow MA, has donated clothes for Fitting for the Future, and she ran a “duffle bag drive” over President’s Day weekend where she collected duffle bags, backpacks, and money to support our our Trash Bags to Duffel Bags program.  Thank you Cindy! […]

Foster Heroes: The Spirit Club of Lt. Elmer J McMahon School in Holyoke MA

On Friday January 16 2015, The Spirit Club of Lt. Elmer J McMahon School in Holyoke MA along with school principal Myriam Ulloa-Skolnick and school counselor Eileen Martinez presented Noryn with 21 hand-tied polar fleece blankets in nylon backpacks for kids in foster care.  Ms. Martinez coordinated the effort with the huge help of Mrs. Jennifer […]

Foster Hero

A big thank you to Foster Hero Gail Tobias of Shutter Sisters for donating these awesome tote bags to the Fitting for the Future Event. These tote bags will hold the hair and makeup products that were generously donated for the guys and girls that will be attending.

Fitting for the Future

We’ve got our beautiful new logo–thank you Carolyn Edgecomb!  And now we’re live: please visit the Fitting for the Future page to help us spread the word about our event.  And if you have any new or gently used and fashionable clothing and/or accessories to donate, or a financial contribution, we welcome all forms of help! […]

New testimonial

Dear Ms. Resnick, On behalf of the two families I am currently working with, I would like to say thank you for the donation of the dresser and TV.  The families were very appreciative and wanted me to deliver their thanks on their behalf. Thank you again and all your donors.  Your help is greatly […]