Chronic illness affects the entire family. The support
and understanding of others in a similar situation is so important for every
member of the family.
So we created what we needed.
We have found that no matter the diagnosis, we have so much
in common and so much to offer each other.
The MISSION of It Takes Guts is to support children and their
as they maneuver through the complex world of pediatric chronic
Our VISION is to create a community that enriches the lives
of families through
group gatherings, financial assistance, and our annual
Warrior Family Camp.
Illness does not define us, we determine our values and our mindset.
Although we all walk a very personal journey, we walk it
There are multiple ways It Takes Guts supports our families:
Annual Warrior Family Camp. – learn more here.
Gas cards, grocery gift cards, meal gift cards for hospital
stays and doctor appointments.
Family field trips and get togethers.
Financial assistance for medical equipment and supplies.
Every donation goes directly toward the support of our
GIVING IS NOT JUST ABOUT MAKING A DONATION.
IT IS ABOUT MAKING A DIFFERENCE.”
- Kathy Calvin