How Can I Help? A Children’s Guide to Giving Back

Join Maria as she learns about Grant Us Grace, Lizzy’s Walk of Faith, and the VanMatres and ways that kids like her helped these deserving charities.

About the Book

How Can I Help – A Children’s Guide to Giving Back was written by Aaron Fox and illustrated by Wendi Jensen, Jenny McGee, Marie-Josee Thiffault, and Cheryl Unterschutz. Book design by Richelle Douglas.

The hardcover book includes 24 pages of beautifully written and illustrated stories about real kids who helped support real charities.

What Charities Does This Benefit?

Your donation can be designated to support one specific charity by selecting that charity from the drop-down menu below or you may donate the full amount to Tigers on the Prowl and it will be equally distributed between all charities. Participating charities include:

  • Central Missouri Community Action
  • Grant Us Grace
  • Love Coffee
  • Rally for Ryhan
  • Safe Families for Children
  • University of Missouri Women’s and Children’s Hospital.

How Do I Donate and Receive My Books?

Books may be ordered here for a $15 donation per book. At check-out you may choose the charity or charities you would like your donations applied toward.

Books may be picked up in person at:
Love Coffee
15 Business Loop 70 E
Columbia, MO 65203

Books can also be shipped within the continental United States. A shipping charge of $5 will be added for the first book and an additional $2 will be added for each additional book.

Where Else Can I Get Book?

Books can be purchased at select locations in Columbia, MO, and through additional organizational websites including: 

Love Coffee 
15 Business Loop 70 E
Columbia, MO 65203

Saturday, December 19,11 am-1 pm Love Coffee is hosting a book signing.
Meet Aaron Fox, author, and a few of the book’s illustrators as they sign books.

Grant Us Grace has books for sale at: 

  • Plume  5751 S. Route K, Columbia, MO
  • Pierpont General Store, 7650 Mo Highway 163, Columbia, MO  65203
  • The Southern Rose, 503 East Nifong Blvd. Unit B, Columbia, MO  65203
  • or contact Sarah Nivens

Safe Families for Children has books for sale at: 

  • Tin Roof Monogram and Gift Shop – 108 Corporate Lake Drive, Columbia, MO  65203
  • Contact:

Central Missouri Community Action (CMCA) has books for sale on its website.

Rally for Rhyan has books available at:

  • Contact: Jen Loos

Support Tigers on the Prowl and support all six charities when you purchase the book at the following locations: 

  • The Glossy Goat – 111 West Singleton Street, Centralia, MO  65240
  • Level UP Entertainment (if you purchase a book there, you receive a $5 gift card to Level UP) Columbia Mall, Columbia Mo