Helping Other People Every Day

BTOH Journal

KSTP News Story

Published: December 7th, 2011 by

KSTP covered Blair’s Tree of Hope and our efforts in a 5:00 news story on Tuesday, December 5, 2011. We are all very thankful that we had such a wonderful opportunity. Below is a link for the KSTP website containing the video clip from the newscast along with the story they have posted on their website.


Minnetonka Couple Honors Daughter’s Memory through Nonprofit for Cancer Patients

A couple from Minnetonka is honoring their daughter’s memory by helping other families with kids who have cancer.

Tom and Kim Anderson startes Blair’s Tree of Hope, “a non profit that delivers comfort items to families whose kids have cancer. Tom, who has an extensive photography background, takes family photos which in some cases, capture final moments.

This year, the Anderson’s are helping more than forty families across Minnesota. They say their inspiration is their daughter Blair, who died of leukemia in 2007 at age 16.





Photos from Thanksgiving

Published: November 30th, 2011 by

Below are some of the photos of our wonderful volunteers who helped to serve meals to between 150 and 175 families on Thanksgiving Day.

Free and Easy way to raise funds for Blair’s Tree of Hope

Published: November 7th, 2011 by

This is going to be the easiest thing we’ve ever asked you to do!

Blair’s Tree of Hope is signed up with and now every time you shop online or search the internet, a donation will be made to our charity.

Here’s how: works with more than 2,500 stores (including Target, Apple, Petsmart etc…) and every time you purchase something, a percentage will be donated to us! And, even more exciting, GoodSearch also offers over 100,000 of the most up-to-date coupons and free shipping offers so you can save money at the same time. It’s win-win!

GoodSearch is a Yahoo powered search engine which makes a donation to us each time you do a search.

Join the rest of our community in using these sites to help us easily raise money for our mission. Get started by going to, click on Support Us, and start shopping!

Also, be sure to tell all your friends!

United Way Campaign

Published: September 13th, 2011 by

When you are working with your employer on the United Way Campaign did you know that you can select Blair’s Tree of Hope Non-Profit – EIN#26-0584185 to be your Charity of choice.  When completing the form just write our name in with our ID # 26-0584185!

It’s as easy as that! Share this information with your co-workers as well. Thank you for helping us to Help Other People Everyday!

For your convenience:

Click here for a link to the United Way Workplace Campaign website…

And here for a link to find a local United Way organization…

And here for a link to the Greater Twin Cities United Way page!

(there is a button for the Campaign along the top and bottom of the Greater Twin Cities United Way webpage)


Published: August 6th, 2011 by

“Anticipate good things will happen, keep your mind positive and it will amaze you.” C Pulsifer