Pillow Pets Helps Kids in Need

Jennifer Telfer, CEO and founder of Pillow Pets, and Richard Morello, Executive Director of Family Reach Foundation, are working together to help families of children fight cancer. Pillow Pets’ goal is to supply a Pillow Pet to every child battling cancer at the time they are admitted into the hospital.

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Catonsville family leads drive to donate Pillow Pets to children’s center
Michele McFarland and her family don’t live in the North Pole, but they are certainly Santa’s helpers.The Catonsville residents’ Pillow Pet Drive ensured about 200 patients at the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center will have the gift of companionship for the holidays.

On Dec. 17, McFarland dropped off 250 Pillow Pets to the acute care hospital on North Wolfe Street, in Baltimore, for Santa to distribute to the children on Christmas Eve with extras put aside for special occasions during the year.

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CBS – The Early Show – Pillow Pets Last Minute Christmas Gift
(December 24, 2010)

NBC – The TODAY Show – Pillow Pets – Holiday Gifts
(December 24, 2010)

NBC33 News at 5 – Pillow Pets at Local Walgreens – Last Minute Gifts
(December 24, 2010)

MSNBC News Live – Pillow Pets – Top Pet Gifts
(December 19, 2010)

The Ellen DeGeneres Show – Pillow Pets & Gift Giving
(December 8, 2010)

USA Today – Black Friday 2010 tips, ‘Lightning deals’ and Google’s top holiday searches (November 23, 2010)

The Commercial Appeal – Must-have toys: See what’s hot this holiday season for boys and girls, big and little (November 23, 2010)

Scranton Times-Tribune – Pillow Pets and Dancing Mickey Top Toy List (November 21, 2010)

NBC 10 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) – Pillow Pets Featured as Holiday Deal (November 18, 2010)

Baby & Kids Magazine – Top Toy For 2010 My Pillow Pets Introduces a New Game and More (November 17, 2010)

KTXY-FM (Columbia, Missouri) — Radio Interview with Jennifer Telfer (November 16, 2010)

Your Carolina TV – Pillow Pets Hats Featured on How to Stay Warm and Cozy While Still Looking Cute This Winter (November 11, 2010)

North Jersey.com — Huge Turnout at 5K raises nearly $45,000 for Families (November 10, 2010)

Fox Business News – Bring Home the New Pillow Pet for the Holidays (November 9, 2010)

Gifts & Decorative Accessories (October 13, 2010)

Top Toys Blog – Top Toys 2010 According to Toys R Us – Pillow Pets Makes the List (September 22, 2010)

ABC News – Cute and Collectible Top Toys R Us ‘Hot Toy’ List (September 21, 2010)

The Baltimore Sun – Charm City Mom (June 4, 2010)

NJ.com – Family Research Foundation & My Pillow Pets launch unprecedented fundraiser to support families fighting pediatric cancers (June 2, 2010)