Gabby’s Monthly Memory

Spring has sprung! 💐

It is April…time to celebrate Gabby! Gabby loved the Spring sunshine and the longer days. 🌞 She continued to stay active during her treatment. Easter celebrations, soccer games, picnics, backyard parties all kept her happy and busy during her last Spring.

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Gabby is holding a soccer ball in front of her and is smiling at the camera. She is wearing her red soccer jersey and she has a pink flower bandana on her head. We see the soccer goal net behind her and a grassy field.
Gabby is wearing a pink shirt and holding a paint brush up in front of another womans face who is sitting next to her and looking at her with a silly wide eyed expression. It looks like they are joking around while Gabby pretends to paint her face. Their is natural sunlight on their faces.
4 kids of different ages are all standing next to each other. 3 of them are looking off to the right but one, who is Gabby, is looking forward. Gabby has on a blue hat and a flower dress with a pink shall. Two of the older girls are wearing yellow summer dresses and one has a pink hat on. There is also a much younger boy wearing a dark color sweater with a white collared shirt underneath.
Gabby is sitting on a womans lap. The woman is sitting in the grass and appears to be her grandmother. Gabby is holding her hands out and the woman is holding her hands.

Our Mission & Vision

Mission: To deliver a Bag of Fun to every child fighting a long-term or life-threatening condition.

Vision: We exist to bring joy, laughter and relief to every child whose health and happiness is threatened and/or compromised.

Our Core Values

15,306

Bags Given Across the Country

12,006 in Colorado
2,600 in Kansas City
700 in Omaha

BAGS OF FUN HISTORY - Delivering joy, laughter and relief to every child fighting a life-threatening disease or condition. SEPTEMBER 2004: Gabby Krause Foundation Established. MAY 2005: First BAG OF FUN Delivered in Colorado. AUGUST 2007: Expanded to kidney patients in Colorado. JANUARY 2011: Expanded to Kansas & Missouri. JANUARY 2012: Expanded to Epilepsy patients in Colorado. JANUARY 2015: Expanded to Nuero Rehab, Cardiac Surgery & GI patients in Colorado. OCTOBER 2019: 10,000th BAG OF FUN Delivered Nationwide. JANUARY 2020: Expanded to Nebraska. MAY 2021: Expanded to include Mental Health Bags in Colorado. JUNE 2022 - Gabby's Dream Fund Established. July 2023: Omaha expands to include Madonna Rehab Hospitals. September 2024: 20 years of Bringing Joy Laughter and Relief to kids in Colorado. 20 years of Bags of Fun.