As of December 2022, Chelsea Cares has donated over 8,211 blankets and 13,326 pillowcases to Akron Children’s Hospital.
For a grand total of 21,652!!!!!
Chelsea, and Chelsea Cares, Inc. was honored by Akron Children's Hospital when Chelsea was selected to light the Children's Tree at the Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 3, 2010.
On the top right, Chelsea poses with Akron Children's President & CEO Bill Considine. Bottom right, Chelsea and Suzanne get ready to light the tree. Below Chelsea poses in front of the Children's Tree just outside of Akron Children's.
The 3rd annual Chelsea Cares Fundraiser held at Boyert's Farm was another sucess raising over $4,000 for the non-profit charity. 100% of the donations collected will go directly to the purchasing of fabric for blankets and pillowcases.
Through the generosity of so many of you, Chelsea Cares, Inc. has become a tax exempt public charity, 501 (c)(3). With this approval as a public chairty, your donations to Chelsea Cares, Inc. may be tax deductible! Please consult your accountant regarding your tax deductions.
As you may recall, Chelsea Cares, Inc. was founded in 2008 with a mission to provide blankets and comfort to sick children in the Akron Children's Hospital. To date, Chelsea Cares has donated over 8,051 blankets and 12,250 pillowcases to Children's Hospital.
Thank you so much for all of your support.