Teddy Bear Sunday
Updated: Jan 26
Teddy Bear gathering will be Sunday February 12.
Only new items and not much larger than 12 inches tall.
The agency we are again supporting is Fostering Hope NY.
This agency has provided every child entering foster care in Monroe
County with a backpack packed with age-appropriate toiletries, a stuffed
animal, book, journals, notebook or coloring book and writing utensils
that they can call their own. Over the past two years, they started to
work with the residential placement group at the Hillside Family of
Agencies. And now with The Crisis Nursery.
Fostering Hope NY, an all volunteer agency, is a 501c3 organization.
It was begun by the nursing staff in a local pediatric office.
On Sunday February 12th, please bring a new stuffed animal, or two, to
They are asking the toy to be about 12 inches so that it fits into the
We will gather the toys and have them blessed and delivered to the agency.
If you have any questions, please email Kim Schaff at KESchaff@gmail.com.