Tonight we had a news segment on ABC News 10!
Team Celebrate mobilizes volunteers and partners to celebrate foster youth through the magic of birthday parties.
“What a gift it was to be able to share in the birthday party of 24 children who may or may not have been celebrated this year. We learned that 2 of the foster kids didn’t even know when their birthday was.”
"It's nice that when I am receiving things on my birthday, I can also give things to kids who are not as fortunate as me."
Josefine age 15 (volunteered on her own bday)
"The needs and wishes of foster kids are often overlooked when they shouldn't be. Being able to give a foster child a unique birthday is really important. I can't wait to watch Team Celebrate grow and help foster kids feel special. This is going to become something incredible!"
Shelby age 15
We were recently featured in the EDH Village Life Newspaper and the Folsom Telegraph Newspaper! Here is the link to the Folsom telegraph 🙂 http://www.folsomtelegraph.com/article/8/02/17/teen-helps-foster-youth-non-profit Thanks for celebrating! Lizzie 🙂
Last weekend four of our volunteers from National Charity League, EL Dorado Hills, represented Team Celebrate and volunteered at a birthday party at a summer camp for foster kids. The idea of this party was to celebrate all of the kids who probably did not have a party on their real birthday. Along with helping […]