Helping Other People Every Day

BTOH Journal

3M Day of Service 10-26-2016 Chooses BTOH


Published: October 30th, 2016 by Kim Anderson

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Thank you to 3M Legal team (St. Paul Office) who chose Blair’s Tree of Hope as their Day of Service Charity on October 26, 2016. They put together several baggies of travel and family size toiletries with fun little messages in each one. (We have 6-7 boxes of full of these bag of goodies) Took our first bunch to the U of MN University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital? today. Thank you to Dena Ehrich, Cheryl Kirkwood and Joyce Lasser for organizing this awesome day of service along with a special thank you to all members of their group. This is a huge help to the many families who are spending days and months in the hospitals with their child as they battle this horrific disease. Helping Other People Everyday. HOPE.

5th Annual Interpretations of Hope Event


Published: October 28th, 2016 by Kim Anderson

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On March 25, 2017, Blair’s Tree of Hope is hosting their 5th Annual Interpretations of Hope Event at the Hopkins Center for the Arts, 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN.

This date marks the 10th anniversary of Blair earning her angel wings.

The event will include Wine/Beer tastings, food, games, music and a silent auction that features our Painting for Hope Kids/siblings. These kids/siblings have been battling a form of Childhood Cancer or have lost a sibling to this dreaded disease.

We anticipate 200-300 in attendance and would appreciate your support. We have 4 sponsorship options and if you are interested in being a sponsor send an email to Kim at btohhope@gmail.com and she will send you the information.

Sponsorship helps us to finance the expenses of our event as well as helping to promote our sponsors , so that the funds raised will help us to achieve our mission and goals of helping families with children battling a terrible journey of Cancer/Blood Disorder/Bone Marrow Transplant.

If you are not able to be a sponsor but would like to donate to our Silent Auction, prizes for our games and/or our swag bags we will gladly accept.

Thank you for helping us to give HOPE.

Contact:   Kim Anderson, btohhope@gmail.com – 612-599-4221

5th Annual Painting for Hope Event


Published: October 28th, 2016 by Kim Anderson

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2016 Painting for Hope artwork by some amazing artist.   Looking forward to seeing how creative our artist will be for our 2017 Painting for Hope artwork.   This artwork will be at our 5th Annual Interpretations of Hope event as part of our silent auction.

We will announce when our Painting for Hope event will be and who our children will be.

H.O.P.E.

Crafting – Cure Search – 10/8/2016


Published: October 7th, 2016 by Kim Anderson

Blair’s Tree of Hope will have a table set up tomorrow 10/8/2016 at the CureSearch Walk at Lake Phalen. Our awesome board member Stepanie Merfeld and daughter Amelia will be there with crafts for the kids to do prior to the walk.. Thank you to Laura Bredesen for asking BTOH to be present at the walk. HOPE!

 

http://www.curesearchevents.org/site/TR?fr_id=1191&pg=entry

9th Annual Kickball Tournament


Published: September 17th, 2016 by Kim Anderson

Our Teams are set for our 9th Annual Kickball Tournament. **If you are looking for something to do we are still looking for volunteers.** contact Jodi at btoh_kickball@yahoo.com or click on the link below.   If you are not busy and would like to come and watch, come on out and buy RAFFLE TICKETS  $1.00 each and will be sold until around 1:30 or 2:00pm.. Great prizes like MN Vikings Tickets (thank you Joy Terkelsen Kroll for this great donation) a MN Twins Pay Phone (Thank you Wendy Lynn Briley for this great donation) and much more. We will have a Bone Marrow Drive going (note that BTOH has found 5 plus matches from this event in the past 8 years) Want to be hero sign up save a life. There will be a concession stand with food and drink (non alcoholic). We will be selling T-Shirts at the event as well – Navy Blue in color. This event holds so many wonderful memories for our family of Blair Anderson playing before she went in for her Bone Marrow Transplant. How about you coming out and making more memories with us and raising funds to help us to Help Other People Everyday! HOPE. Thank you all so very much for your love and support of our family, friends and lastly for Blair Anderson and all of the kids who have gone through and are going through this journey called Cancer. In Hope and Love

Volunteers are needed to sign up to volunteer during the tournament

Sign up for Blairs Tree of Hope Kickball Tournament ( http://signup.com/go/AifZ41 ) on @SignUpdotcom today!

We have raffle tickets for sale if anyone is interested $1 each ticket. You can also go to our website and hit donate and buy that way but include $3 for the fee that we have to pay.  I will put your tickets in the drawing. MN Vikings Tickets, MN Twins Pay Phone, Quilts, Gift Cards and many other items.  Thank you for your support. Good Luck.

Thank you to our main sponsors we could not do this without you….  TCF Bank, KOHL’s, Horizon Agency, Inc., BankDirect, Flanerys, Wenzel Heating and GR Productions.   T-Shirts will be for sale at the event.

In Hope

Kim

 

 

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