Upcoming Events

To RSVP for an event, please email elizabeth@inkwellfoundation.org (members only).


UPCOMING EVENTS

Tuesday, March 12th: Ronald McDonald House NYC

Our Bellevue Event Director, Jane Archer, will host this special event, where we’ll make chemotherapy and radiation more familiar and less scary by coming up with characters based on all the many components that go into the experience of receiving these treatments.
More details coming soon.

Wednesday, March 13th: Gilda’s Club

Franz Palomares, an animator at TED-Ed and formerly of Dora the Explorer, Curious George and much more, leads this night of drawing fun with the Gilda’s Club kids!

When: Wednesday, March 13th. 6:30-7:30PM  

Where: Gilda’s Club, SoHo
195 West Houston Street
New York, NY 10014- MAP

IWF Director at Gilda’s Club= Franz Palomares.  
Gilda’s Club is open to children who have been diagnosed with cancer, have a parent or loved one who is living with cancer, or are grieving the death of a loved one to cancer.


Wednesday, March 20th: Mount Sinai Hospital

Showtime! We’ll teach the kids how to draw via Mount Sinai’s closed circuit live TV show, KidZone. The children are equipped with art kits in their rooms so they can draw along with us and they can also use their phones to call in with questions and comments!

When: Wednesday, March 20th, 5:30-7PM
Where: Mount Sinai Hospital
1184 5th Avenue (between 98th and 100th Streets)
New York, NY 10029- MAP

IWF Director at Mount Sinai= Elana Amity

Mount Sinai is one of the oldest and largest teaching hospitals in the United States and it provides continuous activities and programs for the kids in its child-life program


Thursday, April 4th: Gilda’s Club

We’re headed back to the Club for more creative fun! This time we’re bringing pre-cut cardboard triangles that we’ll have the kids use to make character sculptures!

When: Thursday, April 4th. 6:30-7:30PM  

Where: Gilda’s Club, SoHo
195 West Houston Street
New York, NY 10014- MAP

IWF Director at Gilda’s Club= Franz Palomares.  
Gilda’s Club is open to children who have been diagnosed with cancer, have a parent or loved one who is living with cancer, or are grieving the death of a loved one to cancer.

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IWF PEN PALS PROGRAM:
We are also able to mail a special drawing to a child who is dealing with a particularly challenging illness and is not physically able to come to our events.  Get more information on our Pen Pals Program here.



*You must be a registered IWF member to attend any event and RSVP is always required.

*Please arrive 5-10 minutes early, late arrivals may not be able to get into some locations.

*Spots are often limited so please RSVP early.