By providing school suplies, we building their self-esteem.

 Showing up to school without the proper tools can make a child look and feel different from classmates, which can cause embarrassment and stress. Our backpack program helps children in already challenging situations overcome those barriers.

Birthday Party Spotlight!

A big Thank You!

  • Jess Morgan home bakery provides delicious and beautiful custom cookies, brownies, bars, cakes and so much more. Contact
  • Three Tarts Bakery & Cafe, Northfield  – Contact 847-446-5444
  • Dairy Queen – you can’t go wrong with a blizzard cake and they do a nice job with simple decoration
  • Bent Fork Bakery, Highwood – seriously delicious cakes and frosting. Contact 847-926-4438.
  • Jewel-Osco cakes and of course, the cookie cake – yep, affordable, simple but cute and yummy, too. Sorry, Mariano’s, personally I’m not a fan.
  • Sweet Ali’s Gluten Free Bakery, Glenview – This bakery is an absolute gem to those with gluten allergies. They are a certified gluten-free bakery offering dairy-free and nut-free options as well. Contact 224-432-5530
  • Cupcakes – bring plain cupcakes to the party with containers of icing, sprinkles and small candies and let them have at it. It’s a fun activity and affordable. But messy…