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Worthdays - January 2019

The next organization that we would like to raise awareness about is Worthdays.  A percentage of ALL proceeds from the month of January will go directly to Worthdays. About Worthdays: Worthdays is a 501(c)(3) organization in Virginia that celebrates the most important days in the life of those impacted by the child welfare system. Through the help of people in our community, birthday boxes are created that are customized for a specific child’s birthday with gifts, decorations and birthday snacks. Beyond the ‘things’ in the box, our goal is really to send the message to the child that they weren’t forgotten on the anniversary of their birth and that they are worthy of being celebrated. We celebrate other days like high school graduations from high...

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Month of Giving - Hope Cam September 2018 & December 2018

The next organization that we would like to raise awareness about is Hopecam.  A percentage of ALL proceeds from the month of September & December will go directly to Hopecam. About Hopecam: Hopecam, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, has a simple yet life-saving mission: to reduce the loneliness felt by young cancer patients as they undergo treatment.   They provide tablet computers and other forms of technology that enable homebound children to stay connected with their classmates, friends and family. The learning and laughter lift the spirits of these children and help them stay positive during a difficult time.   As Hopecam celebrates its 15th anniversary, they take pride in connecting over 1,700 children to 30,000 classmates in the U.S. and abroad. Ninety percent of...

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Vascular Birthmark Foundation - May & June 2018

The next organization that we would like to raise awareness about is Vascular Birthmark Foundation.  A percentage of ALL proceeds from the month of May & June will go directly to VBF.   As some of you may know, this organization is near and dear to my heart.  Our daughter, Ayla, was born with a hemangioma on her forehead.  Her hemangioma continued to grow until she was 18 months and then remained the same size until it was removed when she was 2 1/2 years old.  About Vascular Birthmark Foundation: Founded in 1994, the Vascular Birthmarks Foundation has networked hundreds of thousands of patients affected by a vascular birthmark into treatment. VBF has many exciting new programs, all designed to educate, inform, and support those...

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Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) - March & April 2018

The next organization that we would like to raise awareness about is Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.).  A percentage of ALL proceeds from the month of March & April will go directly to C.O.P.S. About Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.): Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that exists to help "rebuild shattered lives of survivors and co-workers affected by line of duty deaths, through partnerships with law enforcement and the community. C.O.P.S. was organized in 1984 with 110 individual members. Today C.O.P.S. membership is over 47,000 survivors. Survivors include spouses, children, parents, siblings, significant others, and affected co-workers of officers killed in the line of duty according to Federal government criteria. C.O.P.S. is governed by a National Board of...

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Pay It Forward Outreach - February 2018

The next organization that we would like to raise awareness about is Pay It Forward Outreach.  A percentage of ALL proceeds from the month of February will go directly to Pay It Forward Outreach. About Pay It Forward Outreach: Their goal is to help the homeless and those in need through our outreach of donations. Keep this in mind when you clean out your closets and attics! Your trash may be someone else's treasures! At Pay It Forward Outreach, their goal is help the people in need in our city through the donations of clothes, furniture and food that we collect from our community.  From the homeless on the street to the struggling family trying to keep a roof over their head, we want to help...

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