SHARED.CARES. Together We Rise

Help us reach our goal of 100 duffel bags!!!

The US currently has about 430k children in foster care who travel from home to home with their few personal belongings in a trash bag and we know all children deserve better than that! SHARED.CARES. is partnering with Together We Rise and Nor-Lea General Hospital to have a fundraiser to help foster kids have a more positive experience and we need you to help by purchasing Sweet Cases.

Sweet Cases are blue personalized duffle bags stuffed with a teddy bear, a blanket, a hygiene kit, a coloring book, and crayons. Participants can purchase Sweet Cases to be donated, which directly supports children in foster care.

What You Need to Know:

Who: All Shared Imaging Team members, Nor-Lea General Hospital, their families, and friends.

What: Purchase a Sweet Case for a Foster Child for $25ea. – Sweet Cases are blue duffle bags stuffed with a teddy bear, a blanket, a hygiene kit, a coloring book and crayons.  Participants can purchase Sweet Cases to be donated to children in foster care.

When: Starting today, May 17th through June 11th we will begin collecting money to purchase Sweet Cases ($25ea). You can donate money to purchase as many as you would like and you can even team up with others to donate.

The week of June  28th  Shared. Cares will host a packing event at the SI home office to assemble and get Sweet Cases ready for children to receive.

Where: Money can be sent via Venmo to Samantha De’Silva or Paypal to Claudia Munoz from now through 6/11/2021

Please put in the notes of the payment that this is for the “Shared Cares” event.

Venmo: @Samantha-DeSilva-1
PayPal & Zelle:  phone number is best, Please enter: 312 487-0969 (Claudia Munoz)

Why: To encourage employee participation for a philanthropic cause, to contribute to a cause that helps so many children in Foster Care who oftentimes feel scared and alone and do not have essential items.

Please contact Claudia Munoz or 847-626-4683 if you have any questions regarding this event.