I am looking to feature stores/products/companies that do something “good” – maybe they contribute to a specific cause, or it is a company that does not test on animals, or it is good for the environment, or something like that. That is the goal of this – as well as entertaining you! I like to be entertained too so I will do what I can to make that happen!
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Happy first day of Spring!!!
Today was a great day to have some spring fever!
Here are some pictures (taken by yours truly) from today:
And since we are talking about change tonight with the
seasons changing, I think it’s a great time to talk about being able to change
a child /or children’s life/lives.
founded with the idea of creating a business that designs and produces a unique
product with the hopes of impacting the impoverished through education”
wise•abe makes messenger bags, clutches, and pillows out
of recycled coffee bags.
It is such a simple concept and one that is working to
make a big impact on the future of children.
“When our product
is purchased, 10% of the purchase price from each sale benefits Compassion’s
Leadership Development Program.
This will help
students in poverty-stricken communities have the chance to obtain a college
education. We believe education is a key tool that will help release families
and communities from poverty.
We are partnering
with Compassion’s Leadership Development Program program which gives students
who could never afford a formal education the opportunity to go to college. Our
dream is that through their education they will bring what they have learned
back to their community, ultimately releasing their community from poverty.
Our dream is that
we are able to sponsor multiple students and put them through a 4-year
I also would like to share a little about Compassion’s
Leadership Development Program:
“Compassion’s Leadership Development
Program, the world’s leading holistic child development ministry,
releases children from poverty in the name of Jesus. The ministry serves more
than 1.2 million children in 26 of the world’s poorest countries. Children in
Compassion’s programs learn to thrive spiritually, economically, socially and
physically. Compassion strives to help
children become fulfilled, Christian adults who go on to shatter the cycle of
Please, help a child in need, “buy a bag & help send
a student to college”.