Building Blocks for Kids Newsletter

This is one of the charities that the DWC supports.  They are located in Mason and is a very small organization.  It’s amazing that they do as much as they do.  We will be presenting them a check to help with their efforts. 

Here is a copy of their newsletter.

Look what you did!!
Your support in 2013 provided assistance to 66 kids!!  That is a record number of kids helped in a single year by Building Blocks for Kids.  BB4K and the families we have assisted cannot thank you enough!!  To give you a better look at how we have helped them, here are some of the needs met:
  • More than 540 hours of therapy were provided to 26 children
  • Four (4) kids were provided with a communication device
  • We assisted three children and their families with home modifications to make their homes more accessible
  • Three families received wheelchair accessible vans and another received a lift to make their van accessible
  • Five kids were given assistance so that they could attend Ohio Valley Voices for speech and hearing therapy
  • And many other needs were met as well such as home therapy equipment, displacement costs so a child could get the help they needed away from home, specialized prescription formula, shatterproof eye glasses, and so much more!
We could not have done this without your support!  We hope you’ll come celebrate with us at the Annual Event on March 1st (see sidebar) and that you’ll spread the word about Building Blocks for Kids.
Register your Kroger Card! 
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Using your Kroger card is a quick and easy way to help Building Blocks for Kids.  In 2013 we received almost $2000 from the Kroger loyalty program.  That was with an average of 20 households participating. That means each and every household gave about a $100 donation.  Imagine the impact if we can double/triple/quadruple that number!  All you have to do is register your Kroger Card and pick Building Blocks for Kids as your  charity.  It is that simple!  Kroger will do that rest.  Below are instructions to register your card.  
  • Register online at
  • Have your Kroger Plus card handy
  • If you already have an online Kroger Plus account, sign in/register, if you do not click on SIGN UP TODAY in the “New Customer” box.
  • Sign up for a Kroger Reward Account by entering zip code, clicking on favorite store, entering your email address and creating a password, agreeing to terms and conditions.
  • You will then get a message to check you email inbox and click in the link within the body of the email.
  • Click on My Account and use your email address and password to proceed to the next step.
  • Click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards Information and input your Kroger Plus card number.
  • Update or confirm you information.
  • Enter NPO number (80337) or name of organization from list and click on confirm.
  • REMEMBER, purchases will not count for your group until after your member register their card.
  • Do you use your phone number at the register?  Call 800-576-4377, select option 4 to get your Kroger Plus card number.
  • Members must swipe their registered Kroger Plus card or use the phone number that is related to their registered Kroger Plus card when shopping for each purchase to count.

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