PHOTO CALL: Broadway Kids Care Annual Bake Sale

News   PHOTO CALL: Broadway Kids Care Annual Bake Sale Young performers from the casts of Mary Poppins, South Pacific, Gypsy, The Little Mermaid, The Lion King and several past Broadway productions sold homemade goodies at the 2nd annual Broadway Kids Care Bake Sale the afternoon of Aug. 6.
Henry Hodges (Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) offers some homemade brownies
Henry Hodges (Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) offers some homemade brownies

Held in Fireman's Park (48th Street between Broadway and 8th Avenue), the event benefited the UNICEF/Pampers One Pack = One Vaccine Program, an international initiative to protect women and babies from preventable disease.

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Created in 2007 by Kelly Gonda, Broadway Kids Care brings children from various Broadway productions together to perform community service and raise funds for charitable causes.

Broadway Kids Care has also performed charitable work for the Freedom House, the Lillian Booth Actor's Home, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, as well as for soldiers currently serving in Iraq.

For more information visit www.bwaykidscare.org

Here is a look at the young performers giving back:

BKC members sell baked goods
Disney kids: (from left) Kelsey Fowler of Mary Poppins, Zach Rand of Mary Poppins, Trevor Braun of Little Mermaid, Nickayla Tucker of Lion King and Dylan Riley Snyder of Tarzan
BKC Founder (and East of Doheny President) Kelly Gonda with Zach Rand, Gabby Malek and Trevor Braun
The entire Broadway Kids Care group