Over the course of the last 2 years, I have worked really hard to establish and build my organization. I am proud to say that we have accomplished the following:
-Serviced children in 18 states
-Personally traveled over 19,000 miles delivering pjs
-Donated over 1,117 pajamas
I have really been focusing on helping those in my home state and am proud to have donated pajamas to Connecticut residents.
I have visited the following locations:
-Yale/New Haven Children's Hospital
-UCONN Medical Center (NICU)
-Woodbridge Child Center
-Beth-El Shelter of Milford
-Woodbridge Human Services
-New Reach of New Haven
-Center for Family Justice-Bridgeport (I received a really special pin in support of Domestic Violence Awareness and am super proud to wear it.)
-Covenant to Care (Malta House)-Norwalk
Long Island, New York
Thanks to some very special friends, I was able to visit 7 locations, including the Lakeview House, Smiling Hearts Housing Inc., the Devon House, Randall House and Mercy Medical Center. It was so exciting to meet some of the guests and provide so many children with new pjs to keep them warm and cozy.
I was able to visit the Independence House in Hyannis, Massachusetts to share some cozy pjs with their clients.
Middletown, Rhode Island
Lucy's Hearth received several bags of pajamas while traveling through Rhode Island.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Being able to visit The Help of Southern Nevada Shelter and meet with one of their directors was a great experience and I am so grateful to expand my program to the west coast.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
I traveled to Oklahoma City and Chickasha, Oklahoma. In conjunction with my travels, I wanted to make a pj donation and was able to connect with the Toby Keith Foundation and OK Kids Korral.
A number of pjs were donated to UMOM-New Day Center. Special thanks to my sash sister Ashley Nevison.
I was super excited to pack an entire suitcase of new pajamas so that I could donate them to children in Orlando and Tampa area hospitals.
Prior to my trip to Houston, my mom reached out to the Parks Youth Ranch in Sugarland to coordinate a donation for children in need. I am so happy that I got to expand my program.
San Jose, California
I was so excited to reach out to the staff at Family Supportive Housing and share my pjs with children on the west coast.
Dover, New Hampshire
So happy to send a full pj package to children My Friend's Place in Dover, New Hampshire......because all children deserve to feel cozy and warm.
Sending those pjs WAY up north to The Maine's Children Shelter for Little Wanderers.
The Peach State received a big ole' pajama package from The Good Night Sleep Tight Program Inc and I was happy to help out FBCS Shelter.
A pj gram was sent with love and get well wishes to one of my RIM sorority sisters. I am glad that I could brighten her day.
New Castle, Pennsylvania
Another pj gram out the door to a USA Ambassador sister needing some love.
Council Bluffs, Iowa
The Micah House's clients were the recipient of a big box of pajamas to keep them warm this winter.
Greensboro, North Carolina
Children' Home Society of North Carolina received some pjs to use state-wide.
Day Spring Indy Homeless Shelter
Ukraine and Poland
As part of the Channel 3 "3 Cares for Ukraine" my pjs were packed and shipped over to Ukrainian refugees. I am really glad that I was able to help children that were so scared and forced to leave their home.
The Good Night Sleep Tight PJ Program partnered with braveEnough (a local Maryland charity) to donate pjs across the country. To assist with the project, shipments of pjs went to two of my sister queens in Nebraska.