Our volunteers are on a roll with all the presents that have been wrapped for next month’s Christmas Miracle. So far, we have a total of 486 wrapped gifts and we aren’t done yet! Thank you to all who have volunteered and donated, your generosity will not go unnoticed as we warm the hearts of hundreds […]
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Everyone had such a great time at the charity event in New York. “I cannot begin to explain how many lives were touched that day; all I saw were radiating smiles”, — Eliana Montealegre. Please check out the video below!
Be on the lookout for the final date to be some time in February. This will be a fun-filled evening of bowling, food, and laughs. Entry to this event includes 3 bowling games, shoe rental, drink coupons, pizza, soda, raffle, and door prizes. The donation will be $50 a person but the fun is free! All […]
What a week it has been! The Cubs won the World Series, Little Beans shopped for hundreds of items, and we’ve already wrapped hundreds of gifts. GO LITTLE BEANS GO! Less than two months until the big day.
Imagine how you would feel knowing you helped someone else see that they matter. The Christmas Miracle event is a true celebration. Hundreds of families in need are invited to come to this event. The families are greeted by volunteers whose only job is to make them feel welcome, comfortable, and loved. The environment is […]
Attention all Kohl’s Shoppers! Make way for our Little Beans volunteers! The shopping days to prepare for the Christmas Miracle are miracles themselves. Each volunteer is given a certain list of items to gather. They fill carts and flat beds with coats and clothing in every size available. The store clerks and managers help us […]
HO HO HO! Santa caps go on, and our volunteers turn into elves! The Christmas Miracle would not exist without our volunteers coming together and giving their time. After all the shopping is done, the sorting and wrapping begins! First, all of the clothes get sorted by size and gender, and outfits are put together […]
Little Beans reaches out to local schools and youth groups to make Christmas Cards for the elderly and sick. A colorful, hand-drawn picture and a positive message can really lift someone’s spirits..
There are times we question whether all of our time and dedication pays off. It is human nature to critique yourself and be negative at times. Everyone needs some sort of reassurance at times. Well, below are quotes from past events that we hold near and dear. They answer those questions, “Do we make a […]
This is a phenomenal fundraiser that Little Beans sponsors. The purpose is to raise funds for the Back to School picnic where backpacks filled with school supplies are distributed to children who are unable to afford them. Having this event at a venue like a bowling alley brings people together in a place that is […]