November 5, 2019

Our Program, Comfort Build-a-Bag provides bags of comfort to children dealing with treatments in the hospital. On this most recent visit to Kaiser Fontana we delivered our bags and more such as; stuffed animals, books, blankets and hand crafted Halloween Cards. 

Kohl’s Cares and volunteers helped carry our Comfort Build-a-Bag’s to each room with th...

October 28, 2019

Our Outreach for Banning is Located at: 749 N San Gorgonio Ave, Banning, CA 92220 in the parking lot. The line starts to form a little early around 8:30 or earlier. This outreach is based on first come first served, and people that arrive early receive limited goodies while supplies last. These goodies sometimes include various meat, bread, chips, tort...

October 26, 2019

For six years we have held our annual Halloween Bowling fundraiser benefiting our program, Cure Hunger Now. Our sponsor, Kohl’s invites teams from various Southern California stores. Teams compete for highest team bowling scores and individual scores creating a fun competitive environment at Empire Bowl in Redlands 

Costumes were highly encouraged, and...

October 1, 2019

Down syndrome is referred to as, DS and Trisomy 21. Down syndrome is caused when a person is born with an extra chromosome. Each Chromosome we carry contains hundreds, or even thousands of genes. A person’s Genes contain the information that delivers your personal traits. With DS, the extra chromosome causes delays in the development of a child, mental...

September 1, 2019

September brings awareness to Childhood Cancer, a heavy subject to talk about. We’d like to inform you with some statistics, some you may know, and some brand new facts! While Childhood cancer is rare, it is the most common killer in children. Over 15,000 children, ranging from infants to teens will be diagnosed with cancer, and sadly over 1,000 of the...

September 1, 2019

September brings awareness to Newborn Screening. Using a simple blood test, doctors test and screen the blood to see if there are any potential fatal disorders that aren’t visible at birth. These screenings help prevent lifelong health problems or early deaths in infants, although most babies get a clean bill of health. The screenings vary by state and...

August 16, 2019

August brings awareness to Gastroparesis, this is a gastric motility disorder where the functions of the stomach are impaired. Our stomachs are an important part to our digestive system, and having Gastroparesis means that your stomachs muscular contractions are defective. This causes the contents inside the stomach to be emptied too slowly leading to...

August 6, 2019

On July 27, our Foundation gave out 300 bags to people in our communities through our Food Outreach program called Cure Hunger Now. Each bag is full of canned goods, rice, beans, meat, cheese and other snacks. Our volunteers and Beaumont Pass Resource center hand pack each bag as a team. It’s a lot of work loading and unloading pallets and boxes of foo...

August 3, 2019

Comfort Build-a-Bag is a program that brings out the joy in kids. Each Comfort Build-a-Bag is hand packed and made to each child’s age and medical condition. This latest visit was our 110th visit, and what a special one it was. For the first time ever Pocahontas joined Spider-Man, Captain America, Snow White and Princess Belle. Children received some p...

July 1, 2019

Did you know that kids can get Arthritis, and it’s not just an, “older people” thing. So what exactly is Juvenile Arthritis or JA for short? This is a disease where there is inflammation of the synovium in children aged 16 or younger. What is synovium? It is the tissue that lines the inside of joints. No exact cause is known for JA, but 300,000 kids ha...

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