Good Monday morning from Columbia, MO everyone! Just a reminder that we have a special gift of this G+ platform and we can use it to do good in our communities, our state, our country and our world so let's get going! I am honored to be a part of the +Plusketeers All for One Plus One for All
and help with our goal of raising $1,000,000 to help others in a positive way! We are well on our way but need your help! I ask that you please share this with your circles and help spread the word. We currently have 9 teams that are helping to reach the overall goal of $1,000,000 and the organizations that are currently benefiting are:
A Culture That Crawls benefiting those who are unable to walk therefore crawling is the only way they are mobile. This organization provides 3 wheeled hand cranked carts that gives a person mobility. These benefit people all over the world.www.petinternational.org
Dolly Parton Imagination Library - Columbia, MO. benefits children in the Columbia, MO area with books. If enrolled at birth (the program ends when the child is 5 years old) a child would receive a total of 60 books to create his or her own library. Every child is eligible to receive this program in hopes to help encourage reading at an early age to bridge the literacy gap. www.imaginationlibrarycolumbia.org
Team MS 150 benefits those with Multiple Sclerosis to fund research to help find a cure and raise public awareness of Multiple Sclerosis. This fundraiser will benefit the upcoming Gateway Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society's 2012 Bike MS: Express Scripts Gateway Getaway Ride. http://bikemos.nationalmssociety.org
Camp No Limits benefits kids with limb differences have a chance to play and learn together. The family camp also makes it possible for siblings to get emotional support. 2011 is the fourth year the camp is held in Missouri. There are also camps in Maine, Maryland, Florida, Idaho and California.http://www.bornjustright.com/tag/camp-no-limits/
Honor Flight benefits terminally ill and aging World War II Veterans to Washington, DC to see their memorial at no cost to them. There are Honor Flight hubs all over the nation including in Central Missouri.www.centralmissourihonorflight.com
Team McDermott is also raising funds for A Culture That Crawls
Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation benefits saving the lives of thousands of homeless and abandoned pets each year. They rescue dogs and cats facing euthanasia in overcrowded shelters, and place them for adoption in loving homes. ALL of the animals are spayed or neutered prior to adoption.
Team Upfront News is also raising funds for A Culture That Crawls
Boys & Girls Club of West Central Missouri is benefiting all young people to realize their full potential as caring and productive citizens.http://www.bgckids.com
You can help! Add your organization (or and organization you would like to help fund raise for) to the PLUSKETEERS group on Crowdrise (the website below) and become part of our team, Spread the word to all of your circles or simply donate! Together we can make a difference one donation at a time! Thank you!