2021 Trim-A-Tree Festival

The 2021 We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival will be held at Markland Mall! Here are the details:

  • Set Up Day:  Sunday, October 31st at 6:00 p.m.
  • Public viewing of trees & wreaths: Monday, Nov. 1 – Sunday, Nov. 14 during mall hours.
  • Auction:  Sunday, November 14 at 5:00 p.m.

If you have any questions, please email Mariesa.


49th We Care Telethon

We Care is happy to announce that the 49th telethon will be a traditional 48-hour telethon on December 3 – 5, 2021! The telethon will be broadcast on Comcast Channel 2 (KGOV) and 100.5 FM WWKI.

Items for the telethon will be collected at the We Care building at the corner of Sycamore and SR 931 in Kokomo (1700 E. Sycamore Street).

Collection dates and times:

  • Friday, November 19: 9am – 5pm
  • Saturday, November 20: 10am – 5pm
  • Friday, November 26: 9am – 5pm
  • Saturday, November 27: 10am – 5pm
  • Monday, November 29 through Thursday, December 2: 9am – 5pm
  • Friday, December 3: 9am through midnight Saturday, December 4.

No items will be accepted past 12am Sunday, December 5.

Items not accepted:

  • Exercise equipment of any kind
  • Pianos or organs
  • Used appliances, small or large (washers, dryers, ovens, refrigerators, coffee makers, toasters, etc.)
  • Used upholstered furniture of any kind, including mattresses
  • Entertainment centers

We Care will be using our own discretion on additional items. All items must be clean and dust free.


We Care is primarily a fund raising effort held the first full weekend of December each year. It is an all volunteer organization with 100% of all funds raised disbursed to selected local organizations that provide assistance to the disadvantaged and less fortunate as well as the mentally and physically challenged within our community. We Care is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.