Project 365 is a not-for-profit initiative set up by Campbell Remess, also known as 'Bumble'. At age 9, Bumble began making a teddy bears for sick kids around the world and hasn't stopped a day since. What inspires him? In Bumble's words 'Being kind and not mean will change the world'.
Now at age 13 Bumble has started a new project: Kindness Cruises, raising funds to send cancer patients on cruises. His charitable work has also been recognized globally, with a nomination to 'Young Wonders: A CNN Heroes Special
Meet Young Wonder Campbell Remess
Meet #YoungWonder Campbell Remess. When he was 9 years old, Campbell wanted to give presents to children in the hospital at Christmas. He realized a teddy bear could mean the world to them, so he taught himself how to make them. Four years and counting, his simple act of kindness has brought hope and comfort to children all over the world. Campbell estimates his Project 365 By Campbell has made 1,200 to 1,400 of his one-of-a-kind bears. Watch YOUNG WONDERS: A #CNNHeroes Special FRIDAY 12/15 at 10p ET on CNN to see Campbell's whole story -- and look for Campbell and all 5 of our Young Wonders this Sunday night LIVE on CNN HEROES: AN ALL-STAR TRIBUTE -- Sunday 12/17 at 8p ET on CNN.
Posted by CNN Heroes on Thursday, 14 December 2017
Chimu gifts Bumble a Cruise to Antarctica
Touched by his acts of kindness, we decided to reward this inspiring kid and a chaperone by inviting them to join our Discover Antarctica cruise
departing in February 2019. He is already planning an exclusive Antarctic series of bears and Chimu will be taking a sewing machine for him to tinker in his spare time…stay tuned for more! Check out the video when we surprised Bumble on the Morning show with his trip to Antarctica. Check it out.
How can you help Bumble?
There are a whole bunch of ways to show your support for Campbell. The most easiest is to make a donation
, any amount is greatly appreciated. You can also send him materials for his bears, sponsor a Christmas bear or buy a ticket for one of his Gala Dinners. For other ways to support Bumble and more information about his project please visit Project360.org
The ultimate way to support Bumble
Join Campbell Remess aboard our Discover Antarctica Cruise
which departs 20th of February 2019. On this 10-day cruise to the Antarctic Peninsula discover a plethora of amazing wildlife and experience nature on an immense scale. Plus be inspired by Campbell's teddy bear making skills, he is already planning an exclusive Antarctic series of bears and perhaps taking a polar plunge for charity…stay tuned for more!
Not available in Feb 2019?