Big Hero, Little Hero® Program

An easy way to help kids in crisis

For every Little Hero Bear® you purchase, we'll donate another Little Hero Bear to a first responder unit so that kids can have a Bear hug when they need it most, during crisis situations.

BUY 1, GIVE 1 NOW

To add a first responder unit to our donation distribution list, please click here.

About the Big Hero, Little Hero Program

Vermont Teddy Bear launched the Big Hero, Little Hero® program in September 2002 to provide support and comfort to children in crisis situations. To date, Vermont Teddy Bear has donated thousands of Bears to first-responder units countrywide, including:

  • Shelburne Rescue, VT.
  • Old Orchard Beach Fire Dept., ME.
  • Bonita Springs Fire Dept, FLA.
  • Halifax Fire Dept., PA.
  • Lynnfield Fire Dept., MA.
  • Lee County Sheriff's Dept., FLA.
  • Elsmere Fire Dept., KY.
  • Washington Police Dept. DC.
  • Mundelein Fire Dept., IL.
  • Oconomowoc Fire Dept. WI
  • St. Michael's EMT, VT

Big Hero, Little Hero® Program

An easy way to help kids in crisis

For every Little Hero Bear® you purchase, we'll donate another Little Hero Bear to a first responder unit so that kids can have a Bear hug when they need it most, during crisis situations.

BUY 1, GIVE 1 NOW

To add a first responder unit to our donation distribution list, please click here.

About the Big Hero, Little Hero Program

Vermont Teddy Bear launched the Big Hero, Little Hero® program in September 2002 to provide support and comfort to children in crisis situations. To date, Vermont Teddy Bear has donated thousands of Bears to first-responder units countrywide, including:

  • Shelburne Rescue, VT.
  • Old Orchard Beach Fire Dept., ME.
  • Bonita Springs Fire Dept, FLA.
  • Halifax Fire Dept., PA.
  • Lynnfield Fire Dept., MA.
  • Lee County Sheriff's Dept., FLA.
  • Elsmere Fire Dept., KY.
  • Washington Police Dept. DC.
  • Mundelein Fire Dept., IL.
  • Oconomowoc Fire Dept. WI
  • St. Michael's EMT, VT