The Love & Hugs Adopt-A-Den Program is an easy and flexible way to participate as an individual, family, organization or business. Host an event, organize a collection or sponsor a full or partial “den” by raising and donating some or all of the cost of the 40 to 50 bears needed each month ($1000 to $1250). Click here for more details and how to get started.
The Adopt-A-Den Program launched in early 2015. Participants include:
- The Ohio State University Hillel
- Columbus JCC
- Skyler and Kate Hogan
- Zack Yablok
- PJ Library Columbus
- Sam Nahem
- The Anderson, Powers & Walker Families
- The Fireman Families / ECDI
- Temple Israel Religious School 8th Grade
- Tikkunapalooza/Temple Israel
- Wexner Heritage Village
Build your own Love & Hugs tradition.
Some families find building bears and donating them to Zusman Hospice each year is a meaningful way to remember loved ones who have passed away. Others like to incorporate this activity into their celebrations of special birthdays, holidays and anniversaries. Whatever the reason, click here for instructions and a special discount from Build-A-Bear Workshop.
Learn more about Love & Hugs for Zusman Hospice.
For more information about upcoming events and to see photos from previous bear-building events, visit us on Facebook.
The below video was debuted during the 5th anniversary celebration of Love and Hugs for Zusman Hospice. Please watch to see how Love & Hugs for Zusman Hospice has touched the lives of patients and familes.