Archive for Charity Spotlight

Donate to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital through Toys “R” Us

For the first time ever, Toys”R”Us is partnering with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to raise awareness and funds to support its mission:  Finding cures. Saving children.®  Now through June 12, you can make a donation to St. Jude online HERE or in store at all Toys”R”Us and Babies”R”Us locations across the U.S!

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At 88 He Knits Thousands of Socks for Homeless Shelters

SOCKS BY BOB” is what 88-year-old Bob Rutherford from Saskatoon, calls his life’s work.  He has knitted over 10,000 socks with the help of his son and a few friends and a homemade knitting machine.  Every pair goes to homeless shelters across Canada.

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Sowing The Seed of the Gospel – Change The World With Operation Christmas Child

Small acts of love and kindness can change the world.

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A Mascara Wand Can Help Save Wildlife

Appalachian Wildlife Refuge

Did you know something as simple as an old mascara wand can help save wildlife?

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Spring Craft Convention: You Are Invited!

It’s time once again for the 3rd Annual Spring Craft Convention!  It is sponsored by the Facebook Page:  Crafting for Shoeboxes.  It is a “virtual” convention, online only.  Here’s an opportunity to show off your crafts and learn new ones.  You WILL want to sign up for this FREE event for March 19 through March 20 – and never have leave your home to attend!

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Involve Others – Gather a Group of People to Help

Involve Others!  The most surprising part of being involved in charity work is that the person you help is not the only one who receives the blessing – but the shoppers, crafters, planners, packers, helpers, etc., love it as well.  The more you involve other people, the greater the joy!

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Soccer Ball: The Gift of Joy

A simple gift can bring great joy!  One such item is a soccer ball.  Throw one into a group of kids anywhere in the world – and you have an immediate game with laughter and competition. Giving a small simple gift can mean the world to a child and their community.

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