Welcome back for another department update! Our Charity by Design division has plenty of wonderful ways to get involved, give back, and make a difference in the lives of others.
• Southern New England Heart Walk - Join us on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Colt State Park in Bristol, RI for the Southern New England Heart Walk! This annual event raises funds for the American Heart Association, an organization committed to improving the health of premature infants. Registration begins at 10 AM and the walk begins at 11 AM. Learn more about this great cause here.
• Mother’s Day Drive for Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence (RICADV) – We recently wrapped up our drive to collect various personal care and miscellaneous items for RICADV. Due to your incredible support, we collected 143 items. Thank you to everyone who helped make the drive a success!
• Recent Launch: Peace of Mind Charm Bangle – Want to help others unleash their creativity as a way of healing? Through December 2014, 20% of proceeds received by Alex and Ani from selling the Peace of Mind Charm, with a minimum donation of $20,000, will be donated to the PeaceLove Foundation, a creative voice for mental illness, which offers life-changing expressive arts workshops to communities in need. PeaceLove is the first symbol of hope and support for the millions impacted by mental illness.
• Recent Launch: New Beginnings Charm Bangle – Want to help fight extreme poverty and preventable disease? Through December 2015, 20% of proceeds received by Alex and Ani from selling the New Beginnings Charm, with a minimum donation of $25,000, will be donated to The ONE Campaign, a global campaigning and advocacy organization of more than 3.5 million people taking action to end extreme poverty and preventable disease.