Monthly Archives: December 2014

#BeTheReasonSomeoneSmilesDay

Andrew’s Annual Birthday Wish Celebration Andrew’s birthday is just around the corner, oh and for the record he reminds me almost daily lol. This will be Group Hug Apparel’s Second Annual “Be The Reason Someone Smiles Day” for Andrew’s Birthday … Continue reading

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Without Your Help We Could Not Have Done This

Group Hug Apparel has had a wonderful Christmas season with so many wonderful donations for Andrew’s Helping Sick Kids One Shirt At A Time campaign and his Teddy Bear Campaign. Without your generosity, we would not have been able to … Continue reading

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Little Ninjas Christmas Party

Andrew & I were so honoured to be part of the In Honour of the Ones We Love Christmas Party for it’s Little Ninjas at the Ciaciaro Club. Santa & Mrs Clause were there to hand out presents and the … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Everyone!

When you see a little one sick or going through treatment for an illness you hope that a few moments of their day can be filled with happiness & joy. Andrew hopes to bring those feelings to others all year … Continue reading

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“It Takes A Village to Raise a Child”

The origin of the popular saying “It takes a village to raise a child” is a mystery but having had the opportunity to spend time with some young children this past week from The Regional Children’s Centre in Windsor, i … Continue reading

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Sharing Is Caring

Andrew helped provide a day of fun for adults with intellectual disabilities at Community Living Essex County on December 15th. Proceeds from Andrew’s “Helping Sick Kids One Shirt At A Time”, campaign along with Zehrs in Kingsville helped provide a … Continue reading

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Partnering With Wendy’s Restaurant – How Cool

We are so honoured to partner with Wendy’s Restaurant 7605 Tecumseh Road East, this Sunday Dec 21st from 12-2 pm. Andrew will be selling his Group Hug Apparel and supporting a wonderful charity WETRA (windsor essex therapeutic riding association) Stop … Continue reading

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“Our Time” Program and Gingerbread Houses

On Dec 13th Andrew had a great time helping out at the “Our Time” program through Family Respite Services. This program offers opportunity to Children with special needs be able to engage in activities just like their friends in a … Continue reading

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Group Hug Apparel – Christmas Open House

Group Hug Apparel Christmas Open House Please join us on the following dates & times: Tuesday December 16th from 10am -5pm Thursday Dec 18th from 10 am-5pm Friday Dec 19th from 10 am – 2 pm Saturday Dec 20th from … Continue reading

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Helping Katelyn to “Be Strong Rock On”

This is Katelyn, the beautiful daughter of Charles and Shannon Campbell. Katelyn was diagnosed with retinoblastoma back in April of this year at three months of age. Sickkids hospital in Toronto is the only facility in Ontario, and one of … Continue reading

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Three Times the Beauty and Three Time the Love

When Andrew set out to help others from his “Helping Sick Kids One Shirt At A Time” campaign, i never imagined that his love would touch so many kiddies and their families outside of our own community. How beautiful is … Continue reading

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Our own Christmas radio show “Andrew’s Christmas List”

Can you believe this, Andrew & I will be hosting our very first Christmas show on the radio called “Andrew’s Christmas List”. How totally awesome is this! Check out the live radio stream on http://litefm.ca/ or listen to us from … Continue reading

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Gingerbread House Fundraiser

Oh the fun that we had at our First Annual Gingerbread House Fundraiser held  Dec 6th, 2014 at Colasanti Tropical Gardens. You got it right when i said annual because it was a HUGE success! Not only did kiddies decorate … Continue reading

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The things that you can do in one day! oh my!

Well we started our day off  full blast!  And i mean here we go, don’t slow us down or get in our way because there was just no stopping what we set out to do! Of course coffee and a … Continue reading

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Andrew teaches me every day!

One of the many things that i enjoy in my life is how Andrew teaches me something everyday. If you have had the opportunity to hear Andrew & I speak during one of our presentations, you may recall that i … Continue reading

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