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Author Archives: Kelly

December 2017 Circle Fest

Thank you to The Music Settlement for hosting Caring Cubs during University Circle’s CircleFest! Lots of new people learned about our organization, made cards, and “mailed” them to other Caring People in our community (Librarians, Police, Firemen, Doctors, Seniors, and Veterans). 

November 2017 Metroparks Trail Ambassador Recognition

It was a busy Saturday for Caring Cubs! While some of our board members ran the service project at Tri-C, others volunteered at the Zoo! Caring Cubs has held many service projects at various MetroPark locations over the years so our board was delighted and honored to help at the recognition breakfast for all the […]

November 2017 Tri-C Service Project

Over 100 enthusiastic volunteers joined Caring Cubs at Cuyahoga Community College western campus to volunteer and give back to their community! Our families collected 362 books to donate to the Cuyahoga County Division of Children and Family Services (DCFS). DCFS has a library of books available to anyone who visits their office and the children […]

October 2017 Operation Warm Up at NCJW/Cleveland

Thank you so much to Becky Brouman from the National Council of Jewish Women/Cleveland for hosting our Caring Cubs! We learned about donating both new and used items and how they make the recipient feel. Our families got to sort incoming donations and learn about the process. Our cubs also made 38 fleece scarfs and […]

October 2017 Arden Courts

Caring Cubs visited both the Westlake and Chagrin Falls locations of Arden Courts to make some adorable (and creative) Halloween crafts! Our cubs had such wonderful interaction with the residents and together they created over 100 decorations, which we distributed throughout each home. We were also treated to cookies and juice, which was a welcome […]

September 2017 Christopher’s Promise

Caring Cubs worked to support the the promise our friend Lauren made to Christopher years ago – that all kids, regardless of physical limitations, can enjoy riding a bike. We met up with Lauren, founder of the non-profit Christopher’s Promise, and Christopher himself, along with his family, to create special stationary for bike recipients to […]

August 2017 School Supply Drive

We had a great turnout at our pop-up project at Ben & Jerry’s! Caring Cubs families amassed a large amount of supplies for Cleveland Kids In Need, a program of Shoes & Clothes for Kids. The grand totals: 230 folders, 2 binders, 1 eraser pack, 82 pens, 12 glue sticks, 3 scissors, 96 crayon boxes, 35 […]

July 2017 First Responders

Caring cubs stuffed 116 bags for first responders and delivered them all over the greater Cleveland area. We had an awesome K-9 demonstration from the City of Independence Police Department and the best tour from the Independence Fire Department Ohio! More photos from this great project can be found here!

June 2017 Rescue Village

Caring Cubs had an amazing afternoon at Rescue Village! We received a tour of the facility, which included a barn and indoor facilities for companion animals. The kids got to see chickens, roosters, pigs, and sheep, as well as lots of sweet dogs and cats! We made 15 blankets for the shelter’s residents and also […]

June 2017 Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter

Our Caring Cubs made 20 blankets and 25 toys for the dogs at the shelter. Jose provided education on what the shelter does and gave us a tour. The high point was being able to feed the dogs treats! Thank you to the Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter for hosting us. See lots of great photos […]