your group can help

Edmarc Hospice for Children provides support services and hosts a number of annual events for families in need. Your group can help. Consider sponsoring Edmarc as a community service project. Contact the volunteer coordinator by email at volunteer@edmarc.org or at 757.967.9251, ext. 203, if you are interested in any of the volunteer opportunities below. Other ideas are welcome!

  • Help plan and run our family events, such as our fall festival, spring fling, and picnics.
  • Assist with set-up and supplies for Camp M.A.G.I.C., a therapeutic camping weekend for bereaved families.
  • Coordinate or help with our Christmas-related events (party, caroling, wrapping gifts and helping with pick up and delivery, etc.)
  • Sponsor fund-raising events.
  • Donate or assemble and deliver holiday food baskets.
  • Host Peace by Piece support group meetings for grieving children and teens.
  • Provide tickets for our patients and their families to attend special events.
  • Prepare meals for and/or transport children to/from Kids Can Cope support group meetings.
  • Hold annual events to bring families together, giving them a reason to celebrate common bonds.
  • Supply some of theĀ  items featured on Edmarc’s “Wish Lists.”
  • Offer one-on-one volunteer support to patients, siblings and parents.