Bringing Smiles
One Bag At A Time!
Bags of Smiles is a volunteer based non-profit that is bringing Smiles one bag at a time to local pediatric patients in Minnesota.
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Bags of Smiles has prepared and delivered over 10,000 Bags of Smiles to children being treated at over 11 local hospitals. Our mission is to provide children battling cancer and other serious illnesses a chance to be a kid and Smile. The bags include items such as legos, reading & coloring books, toys, crafts, crayons, stuffed animals, baby rattles, handmade journals... and much more.
All items are hospital approved!
Bags of Smiles are filled with high quality, "smile tested" items for both boys and girls that are packed by age group.
Our primary fundraising events are our Annual Golf Tournament and Bowling events. All money raised at the events goes back into purchasing supplies to fill our Bags of Smiles! Please take some time to review some of our testimonials. These are at the heart of what we do and drive all of our volunteers and sponsors, to contribute their time, talents and money to support our cause. Please take some time to review some of our testimonials. Click Here to Read Our Testimonials Reach out - We'd Love to Hear From You Use the button below to contact us, and we will get back to you shortly. Click Here To Contact Us
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Bags of Smiles is a volunteer-based non-profit that is bringing Smiles one bag at a time to local pediatric patients in Minnesota.

Through our primary fundraising events, the annual golf tournament and bowling event, Bags of Smiles have prepared and delivered over 10,000 Bags of Smiles to children being treated at the following:

  • Children’s Hospital & Clinics of MN
  • Gillette’s Specialty Healthcare
  • U of MN – Masonic Children’s Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital (St. Louis Park)
  • Maple Grove Hospital
  • Robbinsdale
  • St. Francis
  • Fairview Hosptials (Hibbing Range, Burnsville, Edina, Northland, Wyoming)
  • HCMC
  • Crescent Cove
  • St. Mary’s (Duluth)

Bags of Smiles are filled with high-quality items that are packed by age group including both boy and girl bags.  They are separated by the age ranges of 0 to 2,  3 to 6, 7 to 11, and 12+ years old.

Bags of Smiles Contents Include (but are not limited to):

  • Lego Sets
  • Reading and Coloring Books
  • Toys
  • Crafts
  • Crayons
  • Stuffed Animals
  • Baby Rattles
  • Handmade Journals
  • …and Much More!

Most importantly – all items are hospital approved and Smile tested! 😀

The Burma Family Story

Bags of Smiles, Inc. was founded in 2011 by the Burma family after their son was diagnosed with a rare form of childhood cancer called Neuroblastoma. 

Our mission is to provide children battling cancer and other serious illnesses a chance to be a kid and Smile.  Bags of Smiles are filled with arts and crafts, toys, games, and more.

Click Here for Our Full Story

Make a
Donation

Click the link below to make a donation in support of Bags of Smiles.  Your support will go towards purchasing supplies to fill Bags of Smiles.

Donate to support Bags of Smiles

If you are interested in helping pack Bags of Smiles, contact us.

 

Fundraising for Your Group

If you are looking to hold a fundraising event at your company, church, school or organization – we can help you while you get to support a great cause! 

Contact us to find out how you can be part of the Bags of Smiles mission while raising funds for your group.

 

 

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