National flip flop fundraiser for Camp Sunshine


ERIN: WELCOME BACK. KIDS LOVE SUMMER CAMP. BUT FOR CHILDREN WITH LIFE-THREATENING ILLNESSES THE CHANCE TO PLAY AND SWIM AND ENJOY THE SUMMER CAN BE A CHALLENGE. THAT’S WHERE CAMP SUNSHINE COMES IN. HERE TO TALK ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION ARE KAYLEY WALKER WITH CAMP SUNSHINE. TELL US ABOUT CAP SUNSHINE.>>IT IS A YEAR-ROUND RETREAT IN TESCO, MAINE FOR CHILDR WITH LIFE-THREATENING ILLNESSES. WE WELCO EVERY MEMBER OF THE IMMEDIATE FAMILY TO COME AND HAVE FUN AND IT IS COMPLETELY FREE OF CHARGE. ERIN: YOU ARE TEAMING UP WITH A LOCAL ORGANIZATION.>>TROPICAL SMOOTHIE CAFE IS OUR LARGEST CORPORATE SUPPORTER AND THEY ARE DOING AN EVENT ACROSS THE COUNTRY TOMORROW CALLED NATIONAL FLIP-FLOP A. IT IS A HOLIDAY CELEBRATING THE KICKOFF OF SUMMER SO ANYONE WHO GOES INT A TROPICAL SMOOTHIE LOCATION WEARING FLIP-FLOPS GETS A GO SMOOTHIE — A FREE SMOOTHIE TOMORROW. YOU CA DONATE FROM ONE DOLLAR TO $10. IF YOU DONATE FIVE DOLLARS YOU GET A KEYCHAIN WHERE YOU CAN GET 10% OFF YOUR PURCHASE ALL DAY LONG — ALL YEAR LONG. ERIN: TALK ABOUT, THE KIDS MADE SOME OF THESE?>>THEY ARE VE CREATIVE , AND A WAY FOR KIDS TO EXPRESS THEMSELVES AND SAY THANK YOU. ERIN LET’S TALK A LITTLE BIT MORE ABOUT THE CAMP. WHAT IS IT LIKE FOR THESE FAMILIES WHEN THEY CAN GO A SPEND A WEEK AWAY FROM THEIR EVERYDAY LIFE?>>IT I AMAZING. WE ARE OPERATIONA YEAR-ROUND SO A LOT OF THE FAMILIES CAME UP IN THE WINTER AND THEY HAD NEVER SEEN SNOW BEFORE. IT IS AMAZING. ERIN TALK ABOUT KIDS WITH LIFE-THREATENING ILLNESSES.>>THEY ARE ALL ILLNESS SPECIFIC. RARE ILLNESSES ARE LESS THAN 2500 PEOPLE IN THE WORLD HAVE THEM. SOME PLACES HAVE NEVER MET ANYO SO IS SPECIAL FOR THEM TO COME TO CAMP. ERIN IT IS SPECIAL FOR THE CHILDREN AND THE PARENTS. WHEN PEOPLE GO IN AN DONATE, YOU ARE DONATING TO HELP A LOCAL FAMILY? WE ARE TRYING TO KEEP ALL OF OUR FUNDS GEOGRAPHICALLY FOCUSED. YOU KNOW YOU’RE GOING TO SUPPORT FLORIDA FAMILIES. ERIN: ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS WEAR FLIP-FLOPS. TELL US THE TIME. 2:00 TO 7:00 TOMORROW. ERIN GO OUT TO TROPICAL SMOOTHIE. IF PEOPLE WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT CAMP SUNSHINE WHERE CAN THEY GO? YOU CAN GO TO OUR WEBSITE AT

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