Project Donations were spent in the following ways:

  • $2595 – Goody Bags & Cards
  • $750 – Scholarship fund at Kids Care Connection (now called Bloom Early Learning & Childcare)
  • $690 – Donated items to the Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery from their “Wish List”, including:  Toys, baby formula, bedroom supplies, etc.
  • $665 - Donated items to Hope Lodge from their “Wish List”, including:  Snacks for their community kitchen, Sheets, Towels, and toiletries for guest rooms, cleaning supplies and paper products.
  • $400 - Donated items to Hope 4 Youth from their “Wish List”, including:  Mens/Womens undergarments, Bottled Water, and $200 in gas cards.

 Additional Cool Stuff from 2014:

  • ABC Newspaper (Anoka, Blaine, Coon Rapids) heard about my project this year wrote an article.  The reporter cam to River Oaks to interview me while I was delivering Valentines.  Click here for a link to the Story


  •  Blog/Story from the Leadership Catalyst - “Leadership Lessons from a 4-year Old”- Click here for a link to the Story

2014 - Year 6

​​​​Carly Valentine Project

Raised:  $5100
Delivered:  570 Goody Bags & Cards to 11 locations:

  • Bloom Early Learning & Childcare
  • Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery –
  • Bethesda Lutheran Communities
  • Hillcrest Golden Living Center 
  • River Oaks
  • Brookdale Assisted Living of Minnetonka
  • Hope Lodge 
  • Park Gardens 
  • Little Blessings 
  • Arbor Oaks - Assisted Living Residence for the Elderly (new location for my project in 2014)
  • Hope 4 Youth - Non-profit Drop-in Center and support resource for Homeless Youth (new location for my project in 2014)​