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D'Ann White June 7, 2013 at 04:55 pm
It just goes to show what one person with a heart can accomplish!
Nikki Ross Inda June 7, 2013 at 08:02 pm
Thank you D'Ann!
John LaSapio June 8, 2013 at 03:45 pm
Your the greatest. Love Dad
Cheryl May 21, 2013 at 03:18 pm
Go Relayers! We relay also... Congratulations on that donation total..awesome! that there may beRead More more birthdays .....
Rene Van Hout July 28, 2012 at 12:23 pm
Yesssss! Another excuse to go to Walton's Ice Cream & Coffee!!!!!!!
B. Williams July 29, 2012 at 07:08 pm
I commend and applaud this young lady for her efforts. Operation Unwrap A Smile is doing the sameRead More things for the same population and would like to partner with this young lady. OUAS visits these facilities once per month to mentor and give toiletries to these youth. They also provide a Back Pack Of Hope for those that are transisitoning back home. For more information visit www.operationunwrapasmile.com or call 813-748-4775. Together, we can make a bigger impact!
Raequel Gadsden July 18, 2012 at 05:27 pm
Would young adult books be an acceptable donation?
John Stanley July 18, 2012 at 05:36 pm
This is a great cause and my wife and I will get a box together and drop off this weekend.
Keli Sipperley (Editor) July 18, 2012 at 11:00 pm
I think young adult books would be a great donation. Thanks for getting on board, Raequel and John!
Ellie November 17, 2011 at 12:04 pm
This holiday season please donates food to the Metropolitan Ministries food bank to help feed hungryRead More people and if you love animals and don’t want to contribute to their abuse, turn down Ringling Bros Circus free tickets. While the circus feeds their animal performers they use abusive and cruel methods to make them perform tricks to entertain the circus’s audience. While Ringling’s gesture seems like a generous gift it is but a tax write off for them and the abuse continues for their circus’s animal performers. With the Internet at our fingertips there is no excuse for not educating yourself. YouTube is full of videos showing Ringling Bros and the entire circus industry beating their elephants to make them perform.
ooffa tunamble December 7, 2011 at 05:34 pm
There is no abuse stop making stuff up
Ellie December 7, 2011 at 05:54 pm
"The Elephant In the Room: The Science and Well-being of Elephants in Captivity" and ourRead More chapter Poole, J & Granli, P. 2008. Mind and Movement: Meeting the Interests of Elephants. (2.19 MB) is another source.http://www.elephantvoices.org/elephant-interests/-faq/1.html Cynthia Moss, and 14 other researchers have a combined total of 300 years of experience with elephants and they said, “We, the undersigned, comprise a group of elephant researchers working together to study elephants and promote their conservation and welfare. Our combined experience represents almost 300 person-years of work with free-ranging, wild African elephants. We are the acknowledged leading experts in the field. It is our considered opinion that elephants should not be used in circuses. http://elephanttrust.org/node/414