A really good friend of mine works for the Children’s Bureau, an advocacy group dedicated to helping vulnerable children. Their mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect, and when it happens to protect, nurture and treat abused children. Another important aspect of their work is to enhance the life of families and communities so … Continue reading Children’s Bureau Celebrity Chefs and Wine Tasting Benefit
Marni is supporting The Children’s Imaginary World for the second year in a row. These bags were created by street children from Brazil, Colombia, Guatemala, Tibet, India, and Sierra Leone and the proceeds will go to help encourage their talent as well as get them off the streets. What a more wonderful way to show … Continue reading Marni’s Children Shopping Bags
Bottega Veneta is presenting a world premiere concert by Oscar-winning Chinese composer and conductor Tan Dun at the World Expo 2010 in Shanghai on August 7. You can enter to win tickets to this event from now to Aug. 1st. In conjunction with the event, Bottega Veneta is offering a special edition bag to benefit … Continue reading Bottega Veneta at the Shanghai World Expo
Pediped is having their sale again and once again, they are donating 50% of the sale prices to Make-A-Wish Foundation. If there ever was a win-win, this is it! Cute, comfortable shoes on sale and your money spent goes to charity. Done and done. The Josh in Navy/White/Gray (Flex) is now only $22 and the … Continue reading Pediped Sale Benefits Make-A-Wish Foundation!
THREE MORE DAYS TO BID ON THE AUCTION!Pat and Emmitt Smith are real life heroes for children. Their organization, Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities, creates educational experiences and enrichment opportunities for underserved children. Children who would otherwise be on the streets or worse, involved in crime. Some of them are homeless and depend on various … Continue reading New York Fashion Week Fantasy!
Fashion, flowers and food! Sounds like a perfect day to me =) If you are in the area, join Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Southern Florida on Friday, May 21, 2010 for the Spring Fling & Flower Fashion Show at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort. Check out the floral creations as well as a runway show … Continue reading Make-a-Wish Foundation Spring Fashion Event
Start your year right and help others in need! As you may know by now, I am on the committee of Heroes and Handbags Luncheon benefiting Heroes for Children, a nonprofit organization providing direct financial and social assistance to families, within the state of Texas, with children (0-22 yrs of age) battling cancer. I am … Continue reading Heroes and Handbags: Are You a Hero? Donate bags for a good cause!
For every purchase of an item from the Linea Pelle “Alyssa” or “Janis” groups, Linea Pelle will donate 50% of the proceeds to UNICEF or Doctors Without Borders. Each customer can choose the charity that they prefer to donate to. Click here to shop Haiti Relief Bags at http://www.lpcollection.com.
Associated Content has a list of places you can donate to that will provide immediate assistance to Haiti toward recovery efforts. The earthquake that hit Haiti today was 7.0 and many building have collapsed, including schools. We know it is very devastating even though there are not a lot of reports yet. You can donate … Continue reading Help Haiti with Recovery from Earthquake