Because of our incredible giveback partners, this is all possible!
Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.) fights to end child sex trafficking by rescuing children in some unimaginable situations. In just six years, O.U.R. has rescued 4,100 victims and assisted in the arrests of more than 2,300 traffickers around the world. With their partners, they've collectively helped rescue the lives of more than 10,000 survivors who were enslaved, exploited or at risk.
KidsTLC transforms the lives of children and families experiencing mental and behavioral health challenges, developmental trauma, and autism. Many times coming out of very traumatic situations, the staff at KidsTLC supports and loves on these kids day in and day out. We're excited for our bears to be an extra piece of this support!
One of America's best children's hospitals, the team at Children's Mercy support our little heroes as they fight for their health every day. Often times, these kids will have times apart from their loved ones and in need of a support that will always be there for them. Our bears will be provided for kids in really critical condition that require a life flight or ambulance.
Front Porch Alliance works hand in hand with Kansas City’s eastside residents and community partners to build youth leadership and opportunities for families to make positive, lasting changes to their lives and neighborhoods. Working with many young children, we're excited to give best friends to the little heroes of the eastside!