Fall and October have arrived! Time to SEND IN those scarves!! Please start sending in so they are ALL RECEIVED by Thursday, October 20, 2016.
We are in the midst of our 2nd ANNUAL SCARF DRIVE!! We are collecting crocheted and knitted scarves to send out to each of our 220 and counting FEROCIOUS FIGHTERS in October 2016...this is to get ready for our November CRPS (Complex Regional Pain Syndrome) AWARENESS MONTH. We are looking for scarves that are Orange, Orange/Black, and/or flame pattern. Please contact us or visit our Facebook Page (Ferocious Fighters) for more information! Thank you for your dedicated time to let kids with CRPS know they are NEVER ALONE!! PLEASE HELP US by spreading the word to anyone you know who would be interested. Thank you for volunteeering with Ferocious Fighters. (If you provide receipt(s) we can give you proof of a tax-deductible donation)
Will you be in Colorado November 5, 2016? Do you or someone you know enjoy hockey? Or better yet Enjoy Spreading CRPS Awareness?
Then COME OUT and Join Ferocious Fighters for a great afternoon game (1:00pm MST) With your support, you can help us raise more money to keep sending out those care packages! This year we will benefit from 1/2 of what is raised.
Order before October 21, 2016 and get a FREE Orange Hat!!
Can't make it? How about donating the ticket money you would've spent to Ferocious Fighters?
WOW!! Look at how FAR these CARE PACKAGES travel
Since this map we had an explosion of nominations!
As of October 8, 2016...there are 84 kids on the WAITING list for a care package!!
Ferocious Fighters reaches Australia, the UK, Canada,
recently Scotland and all over the United States!!
How Many Care Packages Have We Sent?
During 2015, Ferocious Fighters sent out 70 care packages! In 2016, so far we have sent 65 through August! This is a TOTAL OF 135 CARE PACKAGES sent since the inception of Ferocious Fighters almost 2 years ago.
TOTALLY AMAZING WORK!! Pretty awesome, huh?
THANK YOU DONORS, VOLUNTEERS...KIDS AND ADULTS ALIKE!!
But, guess what? We still have kids on the waiting list!
We need your help to support Patrick's dream of helping all the kids out there diagnosed with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) to know that they are not alone in this battle!
Ferocious Fighters is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dreamed up by Patrick Boland when he was 9 years old. You can learn more about the people and events that lead up to it's creation on our About Us page.
If you are a parent with a young person (0-21) with CRPS - Nominate them for a care package!
This is the name of EACH CHILD who has CRPS that is part of the Ferocious Fighters family! (220 as of October 8, 2016)
Please, join us in working to make sure that people know what CRPS is and help us provide some measure of comfort or moments of joy to kids and teens who are fighting this disease with every breath.
Please check out the tabs at the top of this page to find information about the care/comfort packages, current fundraising efforts, ways to support us in this mission, and means to make a donation!