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
Scholarships – for undergraduates with leadership experience who are committed to serving the pediatric chronically ill community.
Resources – for those who would like more extensive information
Forgive for You – speaking programs
It is through support from donors that we are able to reach more children and their caregivers every year. Now there are new ways you can give!
Combined Federal Campaign (CFC)
The Combined Federal Campaign is a partnership between Federal employees, the Federal Government and charitable organizations. As a participating employee, you’re able to focus your funding on charities that support the issues you care most deeply about.
The CFC has been around more than 45 years and has a proven track record for efficiency. Federal employees review the charities on an annual basis and only those that meet high standards can participate in the CFC.
Are you a Federal Employee interested in supporting the programs of Erick’s Place? Our code for the Combined Federal Campaign is 27172. For details and further information, visit http://www.cfctoday.org.
You Shop. Amazon Gives. AmazonSmile.
Have you heard about AmazonSmile yet? It’s a simple, automatic way for you to support your favorite charity every time you shop, and there’s no cost to you. Just go to smile.amazon.com, where you’ll find the same low prices and huge selection that you get at Amazon.com, but with the bonus that Amazon will give .5% of your qualifying purchases to the charity of your choice. Erick’s Place is now one of the organizations you can choose to support!
You can select Erick’s Place as your charity by simply visiting AmazonSmile and designating us as your charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Smile will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at http://smile.amazon.com will result in a donation. You shop on AmazonSmile using the Amazon.com account you normally would; your shopping cart, registries, wish lists and other account settings also remain the same.
Most products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations; you can tell right away if an item is eligible by the “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” icon that appears on the item’s detail page. Subscribe-and-Save purchases and subscription renewals are not currently eligible.