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Thunder’s Paul George Donates ‘Super Buddy’ Dolls To EMSA To Help Comfort Children
Oklahoma's Own News 9 reports on how Paul George of the OKC Thunder is making a difference. Paul George wants to help provide comfort to children who are experiencing a traumatic experience by making sure EMSA vehicles are equipped with the "Super Buddy" doll. The dolls are given to children difficult situations which also gives the child the opportunity to connect with Paul George.
The Shadow Buddy System
Since its founding,1.6 million Shadow Buddies have been distributed worldwide in 19 different countries and all 50 states. The organization has worked with 178 hospitals as well as other charities and organizations benefiting kids. The Shadow Buddies product line now includes Buddies that represent 31 medical and emotional conditions, providing kids with comfort and emotional support while fostering compassion and awareness of differences.
Cleveland.com Shares T.J. Carrie’s Story about his partnership with Shadow Buddies
Cleveland.com sits down with T.J. Carrie to discuss the scar that opened his heart and made the man and player he is today along with his partnership with Shadow Buddies.
The Shadow Buddies Foundation provides support and knowledge to children with severe illnesses and disabilities, as well as their families and loved ones. Our charitable organization is constantly active throughout the Greater Kansas City area, and our mission involves helping communities throughout Kansas and Missouri. Read about our upcoming events, and catch the latest news regarding the Shadow Buddies Foundation and our Kansas City charity programs:
Honoring Miles Postlethwait with the Shadow Buddies Foundation, who helped his mother, Marty, co-found the Shadow Buddies Foundation at the young age of 8 years old. Miles faced multiple medical challenges himself throughout childhood, and created a “Buddy” to help...read more
Shadow Buddies was featured in the TODAY KANSAS CITY Magazine. Spring. Volume 3. Issue 1. To see our article about Shadow Buddies click below to view the pages : Page 1 Page 2 Page 3read more
Mike Anderson, Dealer Principal at Anderson Ford, worked as the celebrity bartender with his wife Sue to raise money for the Shadow Buddies Foundation. He worked as a bartender for the night, and raised almost $8,000 in tips alone, as well as a donation of $10,000...read more
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