Entries by jolamptey

Tender Hearts Partner Up with Panera Bread

We are excited to partner with Panera Bread located at 3650 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, Delaware 19808 on February 27, 2018 from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm. This is a great opportunity to support our organization.  Tender Hearts will receive 20% of sales.  The proceeds from this fundraiser will go to fund one of our new […]

Tender Hearts partner up with Nemours/A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children – Buddy Bear Program

Each year many school aged patients spend a significant amount of time in the hospital. Each year, our school program teachers provide more than 3,000 hours of instruction in the hospital. For many patients, being absent from school also effects the other children in the classroom. “Buddy” is a bear that wears a patient designed […]

2017 Toy Drive Donors

The generosity and kindness of our 2017 Toy Drive Donors helped bring smiles to the children at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. I Am My Sister’s Keeper Organization, Delcastle Cougars Football Team, Debra Toogood, Mike Doherty, Simon Eye employees and Doherty & Associates staff. In picture: Debria Doherty – Chairperson Tony Rash – Board […]


On December 4,  2017, the Brand Management Team at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in Wilmington, Delaware had the opportunity to volunteer for our new launched program called, “Buddy Bear”. We truly appreciated their support in making our Tender Hearts bracelets for the Child Life Program at Nemours/A.I DuPont Hospital for Children. TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE […]

4th Annual Toy Drive

Many of Gods little angels never have the opportunity to spread their wings due to birth defects, injuries and or diseases.  Tender Hearts strives to make a difference and help children enjoy being a kid while trying to overcome their many medical challenges.   This year, our goal is to collect enough new toys to […]

Today our Events Coordinator, Melissa delivered 4 Buddy Bears to A.I duPont Children’s Hospital.

Today our Events Coordinator, Melissa delivered 4 Buddy Bears to A.I duPont Children’s Hospital. Buddy Bear is a communication bridge between the hospital school program and the child’s school. Buddy wears the child’s designed t-shirt, has a backpack with a journal, pin and a custom-made bracelet for the child and classmates. Buddy sits in the […]