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Ellen DeGeneres with Bj, Elliot and Carrie Perry

The Ellen Show Welcomes Special Guests and CHaD Ambassadors, the Perry Family

CHaD Ambassador Elliot Perry shares on the Ellen DeGeneres Show his effort to raise funds for two new playgrounds in Lebanon and Manchester, NH.

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CHaD Ambassador Elliot Aims to Raise $121,000 to Build Two CHaD Playgrounds

Elliot Perry is on a mission to raise $121,000 to get playgrounds built at CHaD in Lebanon and Manchester with his “121 Club” campaign.

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Discussing Difficult Events with Your Child

Here are a few practical steps to conversations with school-age children (7-13 years old) about events that are alarming, unsettling and often painful.

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Thank You to Our Corporate Sponsors

We are grateful for the businesses and organizations that continued to provide vital funding for CHaD programs and services.

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CHaD Kids

Virtual HERO Raises $515,000 for CHaD Kids

Nearly 1,000 participants and dozens of sponsors and donors joined efforts to raise $515,000 for CHaD programs.

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Heroes Fall Classic Baseball Fundraiser

The Heroes Fall Classic baseball fundraiser raised $14,000 to support CHaD.

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Eric Shessler

CHaD Patients, Families and Physicians Discover Telehealth Benefits

Pediatricians and patients are finding that telehealth visits are effective especially for routine visits.

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How Philanthropy Supports CHaD

Despite the cancelations of CHaD in-person fundraising events through 2020, the need for funding CHaD programs continues.

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Holly Blanchard and Jake Horst

Hearts in Action: Climbing for CHaD

During this time of physical distancing, consider getting out and enjoying the northern New England scenery while also supporting CHaD by participating in Climbing for CHaD fundraiser.

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QLLA Charities Fundraiser for CHaD Child’s Advocacy and Protection Program (CAPP)

This fundraiser supports the Child Advocacy and Protection Program (CAPP) treats children who have been abused, neglected or treated cruelly.

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