Video: Ellie’s mom talks about Ellie and Ellie’s Hats

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Ellie’s mom Jennica wasn’t able to take Ellie to a Jackson General’s baseball game she had been invited to attend as a special guest of honor so Jennica put together this video thanking them and sharing a little about Ellie and Ellie’s Hats.

Letter from the Governor

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We recently received a very nice letter from the Governor of Virginia. In the letter the Governor states "I am pleased to commend Ellie’s Hats on your outstanding work to support and care for children struggling with cancer". … [Continue reading]


Fairfax County teacher pushes for childhood cancer license plate to bring funding, awareness. WASHINGTON -- September is Child Cancer Awareness Month and during the month there is a push to get a special license plate that would help raise money … [Continue reading]

SweetFrog is supporting Ellie’s Hats


I am excited to announce that SweetFrog is helping Ellie's Hats during the month of September. This is only at the locations listed below. Alexandria-7770-A Richmond HwyAshburn-20020 Ashbrook Commons PlazaBrambleton- Brambleton Plaza … [Continue reading]

Seniors Make Hats


On Tuesday, August 19th the ladies of the Knit & Crochet Club at Little River Glen Senior Center in Fairfax, VA donated 170 hats to Ellie’s Hats! The ladies, who also make lap blankets and hats for veterans, have been only working on making these … [Continue reading]

Virginia’s Proclamation


The Governor of Virginia has issued a proclamation recognizing September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Here is a link to the proclamation. You can contact their office if you would like for them to mail you a hard copy.   … [Continue reading]

FCPS and Ellie’s Hats


Ellie's Hats is very excited to announce that Fairfax County Public Schools will join us in our efforts to increase childhood cancer  awareness in September. Fairfax County Public Schools has  1,111,620 students attending  so there will be many … [Continue reading]

Foxhole Technology Helps Launch Ellie’s Brigade

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Foxhole Technology Donates $7,500 to Start Ellie’s Brigade  Fairfax, VA, July 30, 2014 – Foxhole Technology presented a check for $7,500 to Jay Coakley, founder of Ellie’s Hats, to stand up Ellie’s Brigade, a subsidiary of Ellie’s Hat’s, a … [Continue reading]

Emily and her 455 hats


455 HATS so far As most of you know the Virginia DECA Association has selected Ellie's Hats as their charitable cause for the upcoming school year. A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to meet with the Virginia State DECA Officers, from across the … [Continue reading]

Quite a story

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This is quite a story. Mrs. Minger was in New York City and came across a hat vendor.She stopped to buy some hats, for Ellie's Hats. She explained that she wanted to buy all of the fun hats he had left. You can see them below. The hat vendor asked … [Continue reading]