$100 for 100 Fun Fridays
In celebration of reaching over $100 million dollars in assets managed, we are giving back $100 each Friday for 100 Fridays to charities to bring awareness and help make a difference.
Our hope is that during these 100 Fun Fridays you may find one or two that you want to support as well and that our $100 can multiply into something more for those organizations.
More Fun Christmas Shopping To Do! With Holiday shopping in full swing, grab a few extra toys for Operation Christmas Child. This small gift can really make all the difference in the world to a child in need. At Shakespeare, we will be packing $100 worth of shoe boxes to donate for boys and girls! […]
Safe, secure, affordable housing options are critical for low income seniors. In the absence of affordable housing options, community seniors could experience social isolation, loss of dignity and restricted lifestyles. Our friend Amy, (who happens to be on the Board of The Canticle & Juniper Courts Foundation) was happy to point us in the direction […]
No Shave November Raises Money for a Serious Cause Men at Winona Health in Minnesota retired their razors for the month of November (or sponsored a bearded friend), to raise money for the Men’s Cancer Care Fund. One of these gentlemen is Colleen’s son, Zach, who has been growing out his facial fur to help reach […]
This Christmas, give a gift that keeps on giving! Online shopping made easy through ChildFund International! How fun would it be to add these gifts to your online shopping basket? And not just fun… but how great would it feel to be protecting the well-being of deprived, excluded and vulnerable children, and helping them to […]
IndependenceFirst empowers those with disabilities. Let’s help empower them. A letter from our friend, John: As you know, 13 years ago I was diagnosed with Kennedy’s Disease, a rare, congenital muscle condition. I am fortunate in that it is very slow progressing and I consider it more of an nuisance than a disability. However, as […]
Honor our Nation’s Veterans and Service Members, by covering those touched by war with comforting and healing. Quilts of Valor Foundation does just that. Literally. They provide quilts to comfort and help with healing our veterans and service members touched by war. “My quilt isn’t another military medal to be placed in a box and […]
Trivia Time winner picks this week’s 100 FUN Friday charity! Last week’s Trivia Time QUESTION: How much money does the average 56-61 year old have set aside for retirement? ANSWER: $17,000… certainly a staggeringly low number. Last week’s Trivia Time WINNER (his answer came closest): Jeff! Jeff and his wife Pam have chosen “Especially for You,” a […]
Confronting Abuse. Changing Lives. Royal Family Kids “Just a Simple Walk” Late Thursday night, our last night at camp, and long after everyone had fallen asleep, one little boy lay quietly in his bunk sobbing continuously. One of our Counselors, who is a light sleeper, heard the boy and went to him to try and […]