Although we have been serving the children of our community for 33 years, we struggled with community awareness, recognition, and support. Following the re-branding in 2016, people began recognizing that we are not a part of the national organization, and that our services continue for the Wish child
We are so thankful to our amazing partners at the Quartz Group, Inc. This company’s generous support over the past three years has changed the lives of SIX children and their families, giving them hope, joy, a sense of normalcy, and memories that will last a lifetime. We have exciting plans for this year’s support
Granted is a small nonprofit with limited resources and Staff, but we feel it is important to share what is happening. Our Spring / Summer Newsletter is full of information about recent Wishes, events, and news. See the pdf newsletter HERE.
We were among a dozen wonderful local organizations that received a grant from 911 Gives Hope this past weekend. This year’s grant will cover the expenses of a complete Wish for a local child with a life-threatening condition. 911 Gives Hope is a group of Police Officers, Firefighters and Paramedics dedicated to improving the lives
Granted Board Members gathered to spread good cheer and mini candy canes to the thousands of excited onlookers along the route of the Evansville Main Street Christmas Parade!
The West Side Nut Club Fall Festival is our largest annual fundraiser. We have another year behind us, and we are happy to say that we raised enough throughout the week to fund THREE wishes! We could not accomplish this amazing task by ourselves. Dewig Meats is incredibly generous to our organization. They hold fundraisers
We are honored to have been chosen by TRANSAMERICA as beneficiary for a fundraiser in late August. This amazing group set out to raise the funds to cover one entire wish. They succeeded in that goal, and then some! The unique event was a lunch, bake sale, vendor fair, hero visit, silent auction, and chances
The incredibly generous folks at the Quartz Group, Inc. have again supported our organization with a most generous grant of $10,000! In 2016, we received a total of $16,000 from them – $10,000 to fund two wishes, and $6,000 to help with our re-branding expenses. These wonderful people are truly making a difference for the
With the help of some special guests, we had the pleasure of revealing to the newest member of our GRANTED family that she is going to Disney! Thank you to Highland Challenger League Baseball Program for allowing us to be part of your day!
We are so thankful to 911 Gives Hope for including us in the 2017 Give Back luncheon. This amazing organization gives so much in so many ways to our community, and we are blessed to be among so many wonderful organizations as a recipient. 911 Gives Hope is a group of Police Officers, Firefighters