Helping Other People Every Day

Upcoming & Past Events

Quarterly Sewing Events


Pillowcase and chemo bag

Pictured – Co-founder Kim Anderson and volunteer Amelia Merfeld

 

Looking for a way to help out but are not able to make a monetary donation come join us at our quarterly  sewing event held at our Sponsor facility the Four Seasons Quilts, 9708 63rd Avenue North, Maple Grove, MN – owner Joann.  Thank you so much for the use of your facility we are able to bring together 12-15 people to design, cut, sew, iron some of the most beautiful pillowcases and chemo bags.  Time is 12:00 (noon) to 5p.m.  We have people come who love to iron but don’t sew, we have those those love to sew but don’t like to iron, others have the eye to put patterns together.  We meet new people every quarter and are able to share our goals and mission with them.  Great fellowship event.

7th Annual Kickball Tournament 9-27-2014


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It is time to get your teams together for our annual Kickball Tournament.

This year we have 3 divisions:

Co-Ed Competitive Division, entire team must be 16+ for teams who wish to have a competitive game (equal number of woman and men on each team) double elimination

Co-Ed Non-Competitive Division, for teams looking to play a friendly and fun game, entire team must be 16+  (equal number of woman and men on each team) 2 game guarantee

Family Division, for teams looking to play games for fun, teams will be made up of players of all ages, 2 game guarantee

The day starts out with a balloon release where we honor and remember those that have gone through or going through a journey.

Raffle will be held again and tickets will be on sale in the next two weeks.

Bone Marrow Drive will be held from 9am to 12:00 noon.

Any questions on teams contact Jodi Olson at 612-940-3906 or btoh_kickball@yahoo.

If you are interested in being a sponsor or would like to donate to our raffle contact Kim Anderson at 612-599-4221 or kanderson000@yahoo.com

Thank you.

BTOH Running for Hope – 5k Walk/Run


Looking for a fun family event come on out to Bunker Hills park, 550 bunker Lake Blvd NW, Andover, MN 55304 on Sunday June 29, 2014.   Run/Walk 5k – Age 12 & Up Cost $30 per person.  Run/Walk 5k – Group registration – Age Group/Open $150 per group.  Run/Walk 5K – Child under age 12 (children in strollers are free) $15.

Please join us for the 2014 5k Run/Walk event to benefit Blair’s Tree of Hope (read about the charity at www.blairstreeofhope.org)! Come run or walk on June 29th, 2014, at the beautiful Bunker Hills Regional Park in Andover, MN!

This 5k run/walk event is a USATF-certified course that loops through the rolling trails throughout the park.  Snacks and beverages will be available pre- and post- race (cash donation appreciated; all proceeds go to Blair’s Tree of Hope). All participants will receive a race T-shirt, Bib number, and goodie bag with coupons and freebies!

Bring the whole family for a fun-filled day with activities for all ages! All proceeds go to benefit the families of terminally ill children and to fulfill the mission of Blair’s Tree of HOPE: Helping Other People Everyday!!

NOTE: Bunker Hills is a Regional park with a $5.00 park admission per vehicle.  There is also parking available outside the park where you may walk or bike into the park. 

FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE! BE SURE TO CHECK THE FUNDRAISING OPTION ON THE REGISTRATION PAGE TO SET UP YOUR PERSONAL FUNDRAISING WEBSITE!

FROM EVERYONE AT BLAIR’S TREE OF HOPE AND FROM ALL OF THE FAMILIES IN NEED…

THANK YOU!!

Event schedule and times

9:00am: Check-in/Same Day Registration Begins: $35.00 registration fee for same day registration

10:00am: 5k Begins

11:00am: Awards for Top Fundraisers

1:00pm: Official Event End Time

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Blairs-Tree-of-Hope-5k-RunWalk/2323…

We welcome anyone who would like to be one of the sponsors you can contact Grace Rasmussen (763)355-4298.

Thank you.

H.O.P.E.

 

BTOH May Sewing Project


Sunday May 18th at 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Four Seasons Quilt Shop

9708 63rd Avenue North

Maple Grove, MN 55369

Looking for 20-25 volunteers who would be interested in sewing pillow cases for us to deliver to families at the Minneapolis Children’s and the U of MN Amplatz hospitals.  Thanks to Stephanie Merfeld for working with us to make Chemo Bags for kids going through chemo treatment…  You would need to bring your sewing machine and tools, we will provide the material unless you have some really cool material you would like to donate.   We will be trying to have the sewing projects every 3 to 4 months so if you can’t make it one month maybe the next.  A special thank you to Joann at the Four Seasons Quilt Shop for letting us use your facility for this project.

Any questions let us know.

Contact Kim Anderson

kanderson000@yahoo.com

H.O.P.E.

Thank you to Our Sponsors and In Kind Donors


Thank you everyone involved in helping to make this event a success.  This night was a huge success in so many ways, we made new friends, new memories, introduced the paintings of some amazing kids and raised money to achieve our goals and our mission.  DJ Paul Singh you rocked it out for us – Thank you.

SPONSORS

Allied Nationwide Insurance Company
Aloe-Up
Roger Anderson- Anderson Marketing, Inc.
Art and Elixir
Bank Direct Capital Finance
Bethesda White Shrine #12
Boom Boom Photography
Cities 97
Rod Combs
ElectroMark
Jake & Maureen Hoeschler
Kayleen Larson Legacy Foundation
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Lotsa Design Graphic Services
Matt Lynch
Michael & Karen Pappas
Richard and Judith Pollick
PTPC L.L.C Pub Crawl Kings
Dan and Mary Scattarella
Paul Singh
Vera Vasko

 

IN-KIND DONORS

Allison Marie Designs

Tom & Kim Anderson

Boom Boom Photography

Brandon Hall/Sarah Davis

Karen Brendal

Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

Creative Confections by Heidi

Crossroads Deli

Dale Studios

Dragonfly Dreams Retreat

Ernst & Young, LLP

Evergreene Jewelers

Gigi’s Cupcakes

Grand Casino Mille Lacs/Hinckley

Guthrie Theater

Sue & Ed Hartman

Joe & Debbie Hasling

Hilton Minneapolis/St.Paul Airport

Indian Island Winery

Jamberry Nails/Stephanie Marques

Jellystone Park-Camp Resorts

Landmark Theatres

Lori Lauber

Debbie Macomber

Mall of America

Mary Kay Cosmetics– Katie Erickson

Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Minnesota Swarm

Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Twins

Minnesota Wild

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Jerry Opay

Chuck & Theresa Pappas

Pazzaluna Urban Italian Restaurant & Bar

Play from Scratch

R.F.Moeller Jeweler

Grace Rasmussen

Roasted Pear Restaurant

Rocco Altobelli Salon

Robbinsdale ChiroCenter

Sabes Jewish Community Center

Sam’s Club

Kristi & Mark Schaut

SpartanNash

Stages Theatre Company

Surly Brewing Co

Target

Allison Tetzlaff

The Cove

Triple Crown BBQ Sauce

Paul Walczak/American Family

Verizon Wireless-The Cellular Connection

Walmart

Waterpik

Wild Mountain & Taylors Falls Recreation

Wuollet Bakery

Committee Members

Kim Anderson

Melissa Barns

Chara Blanch

Karen Brendal

Lisa Greenslit

Colleen Mahoney

Nancy Waldron

Ken Waldron

Laura Werk

 

BOARD MEMBERS

Tom Anderson

Kim Anderson

Mary Kay Myrmel

Ken Waldron

Melissa Barns

Teri Crelly

Jessica Crelly

Rachel Crelly

Deb Lubotina

Kim McCabe

Molly McCabe