In The News

Jack's Basket has received a lot of press and news coverage since first starting in October of 2014.

Jack's Basket In The News


When Bad News Isn't Necessarily Bad: Recognizing Provider Bias When Sharing Unexpected News

Published July 2018 

WCCO Interview with Liz Collin

August 2018

KTIS Community Spotlight

Interview with Carissa Carroll, founder of Jack's Basket


WCCO Channel 4 TV News Story, January 11, 2015

6-Year-Old Girl Gives Gifts On Her Birthday For ‘Jack’s Basket’

WCCO Channel 4 TV News Story, November 13, 2014

Down Syndrome Diagnosis Basket Brimming With Donations

ABC News Good Morning America Article, November 5, 2014

Reframing a Down Syndrome Diagnosis, 1 Gift Basket at a Time

St. Paul Pioneer Press News Article, November 2, 2014

Twin Cities family hopes Jack's Basket eases Down syndrome diagnosis

WCCO Channel 4 TV News Story, October 20, 2014