Change for Children's

Exercise the spirit of giving with a coin-collecting challenge to change lives.

Exercise the spirit of giving with Change for Children’s – a fun way for players in the Northside Youth OrganizationTophat Soccer Club and other organized sports in the Atlanta area to raise money and awareness for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. This philanthropic initiative is about teaching players to give back with a team spirit.

FriendsPlayers are encouraged to participate in a coin drive to raise money for Children’s. Athletes can raise money by emptying their piggy banks, hosting lemonade stands, or through encouraging their family and friends to give. Bring your donations to the field on the designated Change for Children’s collection days to turn into a Children’s volunteer representative.

Thank you to the Northside Youth Organization and Tophat Soccer Club for teaming up with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and encouraging young athletes to give back!


Hosting a Change for Children’s event at your Sports organization is easy! Follow this guide for event planning tips.

Do you know of an Atlanta-area sports team that would like to participate in Change for Children’s?

Please contact Lynn Leslie at 404-785-7337

Generous GenerationAbout Generous Generation

The Generous Generation initiative, of which Mini Friends is a part, engages children and teens in activities that teach the importance of community service and encourage lifelong volunteerism and philanthropy. Other Generous Generation programs include Change for Children’s, Hope and Will Happy Birthday, Nickel War and Hop and Whirl for Hope and Will.