Art to the Rescue

Help Kids in Hospital with the Gift of Art Supplies

 

Partnering with Alliance For Kids for Palm Beach Children's Hospital

 

 

 

 

 

 

Project Dates: February 1st - March 31st

COMPLETED! Please view her completed project here:

Alliance For Kids, Inc is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization whose direct purpose is to support Child Life services for hospitalized children and their families. We are collecting art supplies for Alliance For Kids for children hospitalized at Palm Beach Children's Hospital at St. Mary's Medical Center. Allowing kids to express themselves through art helps them relax and face the fear of unknown.

 
Please consider donating:

Colored Pencils

Markers

Small Elmer Glue Bottles

9” by 12” Blank Art Canvasses

Character Crayon Boxes - like princess, pirates, mickey mouse, etc.

Speciality Crayon Boxes - twistables, dinosaur colors, etc.

Coloring Books

Paintbrushes - larger sizes preferred

Glitter Mod Podge

Glitter Glue

Paint by Number Kits

Gift Card from any store that carries art supplies

 (Michaels, Target, Walmart, Staples, OfficeMax)

 

 

According to a recent survey done by Boston Children’s Hospital, following was self-reported by parents:

 

                       75% of parents surveyed reported their child reduced anxiety.

                       60% of parents surveyed reported that their child had less perceived pain

                       71% of patients surveyed reduced anxiety

                       59% of patients surveyed reported less perceived pain


 

 

 

 

Participating High Schools

 

Glades Central Community High School

Olympic Heights Community High School

Palm Beach Gardens Community High

Santaluces Community High
Seminole Ridge Community High

Wellington Community High
William T. Dwyer High

 

 

 

Project Manager

Project manager: Trusha Bharadwaj

William T Dwyer High School Student

Email: Trusha29@gmail.com

 

 

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Pablo Picasso

 

 

 

 

 

 

© 2019 Community Angel Network Inc. CAN is tax-exempt under section 501(c)3 under the Internal Revenue Code. Our federal identification number is 47-3545881. Contributions to CAN are tax-deductible.
 

Contact Us: info@pbccan.org

 

 

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