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Chicagoland Special Spaces To Provide Bedroom Makeover For Woodridge Boy Suffering From Leukemia
Special Spaces Chicagoland, a non-profit organization that creates dream bedrooms for children with life-threatening medical conditions, will be conducting a bedroom makeover for 6 year old Woodridge resident Samuel Tavolino on Wed. February 5, 2014.
Samuel has requested an Imaginext Toys themed room. To help complete makeovers, Special Spaces Chicagoland depends on donations from individuals, local businesses, groups and even other foundations. Samuel’s room makeover funding is being provided by the Coldwell Banker Charitable Foundation. The Foundation’s purpose is to support local housing-related charities that directly benefit the needs of the people and communities that it serves. Several Coldwell Banker volunteers will be working to help create Samuel’s new room.
“We are thrilled to be able to help make over Samuel’s room and support this wonderful organization,”
Naperville resident Kelly Knox founded the Special Spaces Chicagoland chapter in 2012. Since its inception, 13 ill children have gotten room makeovers. Knox has a full slate schedule for 2014 and a waiting list is in place for many more deserving children. The organization’
The Chicagoland chapter has room makeovers scheduled on a monthly basis for children in need. Follow the progress on Facebook at “Special Spaces Chicagoland”
About Coldwell Banker Charitable Foundation
Coldwell Banker Charitable Foundation is a chapter of the Realogy Charitable Foundation, Inc. a 501(c)(3) public charity incorporated in Delaware (Tax ID# 20-0755090). The Foundation's mission is to better the quality of life in communities where Realogy Corporation/
About Special Spaces
Special Spaces National was founded in July 2004 on the precedent that children battling life-threatening illnesses need their own special space. This is a place of hope, inspiration and a special space to find peace and comfort. A Special Spaces, a 501 C (3) non-profit, has created hundreds of bedrooms across the country. It is the vision of our organization to have a Special Spaces Director everywhere there is a child in need.