Serving Meals – Make and serve Brooke’s Place families a special meal or a catered meal during our grief support group program.
Cake/Sweet Treats – Make (or purchase) and serve cake that is used during our grief support group program to honor celebrations and birthdays of grieving families. Plan special surprise for families and rent ice cream truck, Kona Ice truck or popsicle truck etc.
Comfort Blankets - Make fleece blankets for children attending Brooke’s Place. Purchase fabric (work with Brooke’s Place on fabric options) and make blankets.
Birthday Bags - Work with Brooke’s Place to identify small gift bags to give during celebration time to kids, volunteers, and staff on Birthdays or Anniversaries (Angelversary). Purchase/donate gifts and put together gift bags.
Surprise Bags for Campers – Put together little goody bags that can be put on campers’ beds each night during Camp Healing Tree.
Program Night Tours – Employees/Groups have the opportunity to come take a tour of our grief support group program (St. Luke’s or Westside Church) to see the different rooms (Group Rooms, Expression, Volcano) and experience dinner and celebration time.
Brooke’s Place Office Wish - Help renovate therapy rooms at the Brooke’s Place office. Rooms need to be more customized for age level and therapeutic needs. (Music, technology, furniture, decor, etc.).
Office Volunteers - This may include light office/computer work, organizing, preparing materials and/or assisting staff with projects as needed.
Professional Expertise – Employees can lend Brooke’s Place their professional expertise (i.e. technology, finance, law, graphic design etc.)
Host a fundraiser - Host a fundraiser at your office or with your group to raise money to help Brooke’s Place support grieving children.
Spanish Speaking Volunteers - We need Spanish-speaking facilitators for our grief support group programs.
Collection of Ongoing Items for our Programs - Phone books, pool noodles (Volcano Room supplies), art supplies, craft items are always needed and appreciated!
Collection of Ongoing Items for Grieving Families - Brooke’s Place periodically provides giveaways to grieving families which could include: tickets to the zoo, museums or special/sporting events, movie passes, restaurant or gas gift cards, car wash or oil change coupons, Walmart gift cards etc. These items are such a blessing and joy to our families and are always appreciated!
Collection of Grief Books - Grief books, workbooks and journals are always needed and appreciated. Brooke’s Place keeps an ongoing wish list that can be shared.