Art for a Four Year Old

Art supplies

Romero House

Let's get creative

For some families, mandatory self isolation isn’t far off from a nightmare lab experiment with children.  Put a four-year-old child in an apartment room for 8 weeks.  Minimize contact to one or two stressed and over worked adults.  Increase screen time, decrease outdoor exercise.  Observe.

Without access to activities, learning materials, and lots of Doctor Seuss, this experiment is bound to fail!

Through Romero House, a charity supporting refugees for over 25 years, we’ve learned about one little energetic four-year-old from Colombia who needs some help bucking the experiment and expressing his creative juices.

How you can help

We’re pooling funds for art supplies: paints, brushes, paper, crayons, scissors and play-doh.  A kids gotta play.

$80.00 of $80.00 target

1 Troopers contributed

This need closed:
May 7, 2020

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More Details: Romero House

Romero House welcomes refugee claimants with open arms. They offer housing and support services to people who claim refugee status after arriving in Canada. Refugees are welcome to stay in one of their 10 apartments without internal locks, to live as neighbours rather than simply clients. They help the refugees establish themselves in Canada and create community together.

All are welcome in their community regardless of religion, ethnicity, political beliefs, sexual orientation or gender identity. Over the past 25 years, they have built an organization that celebrates difference and offers the support that refugees need.
Location: 
1558 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M6P 1A4

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