All posts tagged: Donations

Help AID Oklahoma Tornado Victims: Help Save the Next Life

The tragic tornado in Moore, Oklahoma on Monday, May 20, 2013 left many victims in it’s wake. There is an immediate and urgent need for donations and assistance. Because Susan Murphy Milano spent a lot of time assisting with unsolved cases in Oklahoma, ImaginePublicity and Ice Cube Press will be donating all profits from the sale of her books until June 1, 2013. Many of the families she worked with were very close to the storms that devastated Moore, Oklahoma. These families meant the world to her, often welcoming her into their homes and treating her kindly. Susan’s books address a storm of another nature, the tornado within a violent family. She was born into it, she lived it, and she survived, going on to become one of the nation’s most outspoken advocates for victims of violence. Within her books readers will learn about her personal life, the chaos of a family behind the closed doors and behind the badge and gun of a police officer father. Just as deadly, the death tolls from family …

Giving JOYFULLY: Alternatives to Black Friday and Reducing the Stress of the Perfect Gift!

With all the stories in the news today, Black Friday, expressing the ends to which people will go towards getting that “good deal,” let’s take a serious look at the facts: Wal-Mart Employee Trampled to Death by 2008 Black Friday Shoppers   Gas money spent, at well over $3 a gallon: wasting resources. Getting up in the middle of the night: wasting your resting time. Standing in lines: wasting your emotional well being. Risking danger: just a total waste to put your life at risk. Over spending: in this economy we can’t afford to make impulse buys, a waste of your money. Solutions? When making holiday gifting decisions, think first! Think about your family and friends, the most precious resource. Save gas and stay home with them, enjoy the time you have to spend with them. Bring back the memories, or make new ones. Think about the holiday itself.  You’ve just spent a wonderful day (Thanksgiving) preparing and eating a meal gathered among those you love giving thanks for your many blessings.  Let that experience flow …