Sept. 6, 2009
Brad Pogofsky, Chairman, and Scott Lee Cohen hold a shirt at the 2008 Christma
-- Brad's Kids is an organization that raises toys for kids with cancer. First created in 2007 by Brad Pogofsky, the foundation has received the support of many large companies including Ty Beanie Babies, Chicago White Sox, Literacy Volunteers of Illinois, and Celebrity Spotlight Radio. Brad's Kids first event took place July 24, 2007 at Plush and raised 2,880 toys. The second event took place at Crobar on July 25, 2008 and raised over 8,000 toys. The 3rd annual Brad's Kids toy drive is scheduled for Wednesday October 7, 2009 at the fifty/50 on division street. The foundation is run by Brad Pogofsky, a Highland Park native, and former real estate appraiser.
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A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit that provides toys to children being treated for cancer at hospitals and cancer treatment centers in Illinois. For more information contact
Bradley Pogofsky at firstname.lastname@example.org