My candy buddy Linsey Laidlaw is on the board of Lifting Arms Worldwide (my charity of selection for this trigger) and she or he has organized a worldwide occasion referred to as GATHER FOR GOATS. The aim is to boost sufficient cash THIS WEEKEND (Could 5-6) to purchase 800 goats for refugee households in determined want within the deserts of Jordan.
I’ll be co-hosting an enormous ceremonial dinner at my home on Thursday evening with Tubby Todd and Plain Jane. We’ll have yummy meals and drinks, a photograph sales space, a crazy-good swag bag AND Beth Allen (who has a brand new print in Jenny’s Print Store!) can be educating all of us the right way to paint an eight×10 summary portray! I’m SO EXCITED. (PS we are able to match a number of extra individuals in on Thursday! If you happen to’re native and need to take part, e mail me!)
Your gathering could be as elaborate or easy as you need! A household BBQ could be superior and is a good way to assist get your youngsters concerned! The concept is to ask your friends to donate what they might have spent on the evening out HERE.
I hope even for those who can’t take part with a gathering this weekend, that you just’ll donate at www.gatherforgoats.com and assist us attain our worthy aim of at the least 800 goats for these struggling households. I’ve been so ridiculously blessed in my life, it appears extremely unfair that others are hurting and actually combating for his or her lives and the lives of their kids, proper this minute. It overwhelms me. I simply can’t wrap my thoughts round it. I’m so grateful for associates like Linsey and organizations like Lifting Arms Worldwide that enable us to share, assist and provides nonetheless we are able to. I hope you’ll be part of me and GATHER FOR GOATS for those who’re in a position!!