Child Champion Monthly Support "If everyone gives a little - we'll all have a lot." Dick Meyer said these words often and his actions left a legacy of support for the children in our community. Blue Skies is proud to launch our Child Champion Campaign in honor of Dick Meyer, the Meyer family, and the entire Team at Dewey Griffin Subaru.
No matter the size of your gift, you have the power with your support to have a big impact on the lives of children in our community through our Little Wishes Enrichment, and Swim to Live activities, and our Winter Warm Up, Shoe Give, and Backpack Distribution Programs. YOUR IMPACT: $5 = A new pair of socks $10 = A new hat and scarf $15 = A new blanket $25 = A new pair of shoes $30 = A new backpack $45 = A new winter coat $60 = One-Time Little Wish including a new bike, summer camp, or activity supplies $75 = Little Wish Enrichment Program of ongoing sports, music, dance lessons $80 = Swim to Live Program for swim team, lessons, aquatic therapy
Sponsor-A-Child Monthly Support You can make a significant difference in a child's life for just $60 per month. Your support offers children the opportunity to participate in meaningful extracurricular activities such as music lessons, dance lessons, sports, and martial arts. They learn and grow from participating in these activities and the successes they experience build hope , self-esteem, and self-confidence.
When you shop atAmazon, Choose an item from the Blue Skies' Wish List every purchase will go to support Blue Skies!
We rely on your support in so many ways to fulfill our mission, we appreciate the generosity of our Blue Skies Friends. An important way we can receive continuous support is through people like YOU shopping our Amazon Wishlist. It's full of items that our Blue Skies Team have hand selected to enrich the lives of our community children.
Just click on this link to choose an item and help a child receive a new coat or a new pair of shoes when you make a purchase. Click Here
Sponsor or Donate to an Event:
Donate items or services to our Annual Dinner & Charity Auction
Donated an item to our annual Spring Raffle
Sponsor or attend a fundraising event!
Buy Raffle ticket(s)
Bid on an auction item
Team up with friends, coworkers, or your church & create a 5/10/15 donation club (5 friends, 10 months, $15/month each)
Initiate $5 Jeans Friday at work ($10 if you don’t wear jeans?)
Put on a community event - concert, picnic, car wash, walk-a-thon, etc.
Take up a collection at your holiday party, bunco group or bridge party, church group, etc.
Donate An Item - Blue Skies is accepting the following items at this time:
Donate your gently used musical instruments to our Instrument Loaner Program .
Each donated instrument saves us $360 to $720 in instrument rental costs per year.
Donate office supplies:
Ream(s) of white copy paper 8.5 x 11 -or- 8.5 x 14
Donate a gift card to Office Max/Office Depot, Staples, or Fred Meyer.
Donate brand new socks or athletic shoes to our Shoe Give Program (sizes from youth to adult for our teens feet)
Donate a brand new backpack to our Back-to-School Backpack Program
Donate a warm coat, hat, gloves, scarf or blanket to our Winter Warm Up Program
Donate a brand new toy (ages 6 to 11) or a gift card or experience (ages 12 to 18) to Holiday Giving
Donate brand new pajamas to our foster closet
Consign clothing at any of the following consignment stores and tell them you are donating the items to Blue Skies For Children: Kids Clothing: Teen Clothing: WeeOnes ReRuns - 2450 James Street, Bellingham 98225 The Clothes Rack - 2426 Yew St., Bellingham 98229; Phone: 733.6794 (acct #B596) Phone: 738.7759 (acct #1151)