Birthday cake, balloons, and hat wallpaper

See how far your dollar can go!

Below are some suggested donation levels—but donations of any amount are welcome.

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Birthday party
$375

A complete birthday package that includes a hosted party in the shelter with activities, entertainment, and treats. Plus, birthday kids under 12 get a Build-A-Bear!

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Birthday-in-a-box
$150

A box of party supplies and gifts for the mom to host the birthday party. Plus, kids under 12 get a Build-A-Bear!

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Birthday surprise
$50

A mom gets to purchase a birthday gift for her child from our Amazon Wish List.

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Happy born day
$50

We celebrate a mom that gives birth while living in the shelter and welcome the newborn into the world.

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Birthday-in-a-class
$45

Cupcakes for the child to share with classmates on his/her birthday. The child is told the cupcakes are from mom. Plus, birthday kids under 12 get a Build-A-Bear!

Additional ways to support

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Create a birthday fundraiser on Facebook

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Fundraise at your family’s or friend’s next birthday party. Contact us for tips

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Donate our most needed items:

  • Small unopened toys

  • Birthday cards

  • Gift cards to Walmart, Target, Schnucks, restaurants, Dollar Tree, Family Dollar, Walgreens, and Five Below

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Gift an item from our Amazon Smile Charity List or make us your charity of choice on Amazon Smile

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Donate via check, PayPal or credit card, Zelle, Venmo, or CashApp

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