Northwestern Mutual Special Spaces Partnership

Northwestern Mutual, Special Spaces Recognize 10-Year Anniversary of Company’s Childhood Cancer Program with 10 Dream Bedroom Makeovers

In recognition of its Childhood Cancer Program's 10-year anniversary, Northwestern Mutual, through its Foundation, collaborated with Special Spaces to surprise 10 children across the U.S. affected by childhood cancer with dream bedroom makeovers. HGTV star Mina Starsiak Hawk collaborates on latest bedroom reveal for a child in her hometown. Experience the full interactive Multichannel
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Celebrating 1400 dream bedrooms!

1400 Dream Bedroom Makeovers Milestone

We are celebrating a milestone event for our organization.  The journey which began nearly nineteen years ago has transformed the lives of a 1400 families and countless friends, sponsors, and volunteers. We haven’t chosen just one bedroom in one city to honor... we are observing special spaces across the country! 
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Special Spaces National Sponsor - MLILY USA - JAMA mattress

Special Spaces + MLILY USA

Special Spaces is proud to announce a new national partnership with MLILY USA, who has recently launched a co-branded children’s JAMA mattress that will be featured in our dream bedrooms nationwide. We are honored to partner with a company that supports our mission with such enthusiasm! According to experts, children who regularly

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Special Spaces KNOX Challenge

Take the Special Spaces KNOX Challenge

A fun and easy way to help Special Spaces.  The more we grow our mission, the better we can help children battling cancer. Post a picture of you and Knox with a short sentence on why you LOVE your bedroom. KNOX, THE BEAR, CHALLENGES YOU TO KEEP SHARING YOUR STORY

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Special Spaces Childhood Cancer Awareness

Follow Our Bedroom-in-a-Box Journeys!

  BEDROOM-IN-A-BOX Bedroom-in-a-Box is now available from our Special Spaces Chapters!   Our new bedroom makeover option allows us to stay close to our families while we social distance. Follow our journey at to see how it happens… a touch-less bedroom makeover with the Special Spaces touch. THIS IS

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BEDROOM-IN-A-BOX Our new “touchless bedroom makeover” delivered with the Special Spaces touch. We are close to our families even as we social distance. Thanks to our national sponsor Assurance for making this happen. Our team of volunteers kick-off the touchless Bedroom-in-a-Box reveal by creating an outdoor staging of the dream

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Color and Wellbeing

Color is perhaps one of the most wonderful experiences that we take for granted. Take a look around. Color is everywhere, surrounding and embracing us. We interpret life as much through color as we do through shape, texture and sound. Throughout our lives, a sea of colors surrounds us and

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Effects of Environment on Healing

Health is not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. Health includes physical health, emotional health, the ability to manage stress and more. The word healing comes from the Anglo-Saxon word haelen, which means to make whole. Healing is not the same as curing, which is more about fixing problems,

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