giving back

Toys Delivered

Sorry, this is late but…… The toys were delivered.  Below is a photo of us delivering the toys at St. Louis Childrens Hospital in early December.  We were AMAZED at the amount of toys we collected.  Toys came from as far away as Ohio, and even Kade’s school got involved […]

Toys Part II

Last year about this time we held the first annual toy drive for St. Louis Childrens Hospital.  We started the toy drive last year to “repay” Childrens for the toys that Kade received during a stay over Christmas two years ago.  Last year we collected over 8 50 gallon bags […]

Never to early to think about Christmas

Last year we did our First Annual Toy Drive for Children’s hospital St. Louis.  We solicited toys from friends to give to Children’s Hospital for kids that were inpatient during Christmas.  We exceed my expectations, our friends literally filled our living room with toys.  It took the entire rear of our van […]


Kade has received a good number of “things” from philanthropic events.  One of the most memorable “things” that he got were the toys and visit from Santa while inpatient during Christmas of 2009.  Out of the blue, without our asking Santa came to Kades room and dropped off a bag of toys […]