Just the FAQs

We are just one week away from The 5th Annual Wrap Party!  The outpouring of support has been nothing less than awe-inspiring.  You won’t want to miss your opportunity to be a part of the most magical night of the year. As we draw nearer to our big event, we’ve

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Stop, Drop, and Wrap

I put out a last minute plea on Facebook in 2008, asking if anyone wanted to come over and wrap presents for ‘some kids’.  I was astonished and grateful when a handful of friends I had not seen in years showed up bearing rolls of wrapping paper the following night.

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Our Biggest News Yet

Project Believe grew this week! As we have geared up to make Christmas Magic happen for the kids at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital College Hill Campus, an amazing thing happened . . . We learned of 30 kids residing at The Marsh Foundation who could use a little Christmas Magic too.

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Just Ask

Do you know how we went from a couple of people buying a few gifts for a few kids to becoming an organization with help from hundreds of people buying and wrapping over 1300 gifts last year?  We asked for help. In 2008, a friend suggested I ask my Facebook

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What Will YOU Do?

How do you eat an elephant?  One bite at a time.  Or so the adage goes, and that is exactly how we are going to make sure every child’s needs are met for Christmas.  One item at a time. It sounds overwhelming to make Christmas happen for an entire hospital.

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I Love This Story

I received the following email today.  It made my day, and I hope it makes yours.  It speaks for itself. You are going to love this….  A guy I work with learned to crochet while in prison.  I told him about the Granny Scarves program and today he handed me

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Launching a Legacy

Logo by:  Tracie Snyder, incorporating Granny’s actual signature. Remember the ‘You get a car!  You get a car!  You get a car!’ moment on The Oprah Winfrey Show a number of years ago?  I was fortunate enough to get to experience a moment like that two weeks ago while I

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Be a Part of the Magic

UPDATE:  Plan to come to The Christmas Magic Kick-Off at 6:00 pm on Thursday, September 13th, at Crossroads Christian Fellowship, in Tipp City. Project Believe is growing by leaps and bounds thanks to YOU.  The countdown to Christmas Magic has begun and we expect to host our biggest Wrap Party

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Back to School Bash

Last year we started a new project to get the kids residing at the hospital excited about going back to school.  It was a huge success!  We are ready to make back-to-school magic happen again this year. The tireless staff at Cincinnati Children’s College Hill Campus has been planning this

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An Update

(left: Doris Kelley, aka Granny and right: Mary Rafferty) We will deliver Easter baskets and prizes to the hospital tonight for the Project Believe Kids’ annual egg hunt tomorrow. The quiet donations received to make this happen this year are greatly appreciated as it has been a difficult time for

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