Since 2006, Erick’s Place has been dedicated to serving chronically ill children and those caring for them through the following six programs:
My PJs – collection and distribution of brand new pajamas to chronically ill children in area hospitals and pediatric facilities
Caregivers Count – grants for caregivers of chronically ill children
Assistive Technology Grants – awarded to hospitals and pediatric facilities (more…)
Here at Erick’s Place, we are all about an “attitude of gratitude”. We are so grateful that, with your help, we had the opportunity to accomplish all this in 2013:
To our fabulous family, friends and people we have never met whose monetary donations and prayers help Erick’s Place to grow – THANK YOU FOR MAKING ALL THIS POSSIBLE!
I am honored and humbled that the Erick’s Place program, My PJs, was recognized by the Courier Post yesterday. In a write-up by Christina Mitchell, the program was applauded for providing brand new pajamas to chronically ill children as well as other children in need.
The original article has been archived, so I am sharing it here:
During years of grief therapy, she was once asked, “What is Erick’s legacy?”
Today — six years after Smith retired from the job whose benefits paid Erick’s monstrous medical bills — the answer is pajamas. (more…)