On October 26th, the New York Knicks and Garden of Dreams hosted 50 children from Garden of Dreams partner organization SCAN, Supporting Children’s Advocacy Network, at the Lyndhurst Mansion in Tarrytown, New York. When they arrived, the kids had a pizza party where they played the board game, Clue, dressed up in Halloween costumes, and danced with their friends. The kids were then surprised by Knicks player Ramon Sessions and Knicks alum Larry Johnson, who accompanied the children on the tour of the hauntedmansion. Based off the board game Clue, the kids were tasked with solving a fictitious murder mystery, where each room had a different suspect. The kids were... Read More
On October 11th, the New York Rangers and Garden of Dreams hosted 500 kids for a 'Show Kids New York' event at LIFE: The Place to Be in Westchester. Rangers players Brendan Smith and Steven Kampfer along with alumni Tom Laidlaw and Ron Greschner joined in on the fun as well. There were tons of activities for the children and players to participate in, including laser tag, gaga pit, bowling, photo booths, and inflatable bouncy houses.
There was not a dull moment for the kids, who were from Garden of Dreams partner organizations Children's Aid Society, Police Athletic League, Madison Square Boys and Girls Club, Harlem Dowling, SCO Family of Services, and WHEDco. Free to take... Read More
THE GARDEN OF DREAMS FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES A TWO-PART CONCERT EXPERIENCE CONCERT FOR DREAMS
AT THE BEACON THEATRE ON FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2018
THE CONCERT EVENTS WILL FEATURE O.A.R. PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS: DARRYL “DMC” MCDANIELS OF RUN DMC; GAVIN DEGRAW; ROBERT RANDOLPH; ADAM DURITZ OF COUNTING CROWS; NATE RUESS OF FUN. WITH MORE ACTS TO BE ANNOUNCED
HOSTED BY ELVIS DURAN OF Z100, ARTISTS WILL PERFORM AT A DEDICATED AFTERNOON CONCERT ALONG WITH RACHEL CROW... Read More
O.A.R 2.0 premieres behind-the-scenes footage with this four-part mini series about the creation of O.A.R. 2.0 and their journey with O.A.R. lead vocalist and Garden of Dreams advisory board member Marc Roberge.
Want to see the making of the band, O.A.R. 2.0? Click below!
Hear from our Garden of Dreams kids, including Sarah, as they prepare to take the stage with their friends Marc Roberge and O.A.R:
Listen as Marc Roberge gives our Garden of Dreams performers a pep talk before their big O.A.R. 2.0 reunion at Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater:
It's showtime! See our kids of O.A.R 2.0 live out... Read More
Eighteen children from Garden of Dreams’ partner Harlem Downing, came together with New York Liberty players, Bria Hartley and Britney Boyd, for a pizza party at John’s Pizzeria in Times Square. Together, the children and players decorated chef’s hats and noted important techniques as they watched a master chef make pizza. After, everyone had the chance to customize their own miniature pizza to enjoy!Read More