Poe Volunteer Fire Department is a Doing Good recipient – 5/13/2014

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

About the organization:

To provide our residents and guests a responsive, caring and properly managed Fire / Rescue EMS Service.

We provide these in an effort to ensure the highest quality care and enhance our citizen’s

quality of life. This shall be accomplished through the provisions of essential services such as:

1. Public Education

2. Fire Prevention / Code Enforcement

3. Emergency Medical Services at the basic – transport level

4. Control of the Spread of Fire or Explosion

5. Hazardous Materials Response

6. Special Operations

7. Mutual Aid assistance to other Fire / Rescue Agencies as needed, with their assistance when

Needed



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The Sherwood Sharks is a Doing Good recipient – 5/13/2014

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

About the organization:

The Sherwood Sharks Swim Team is a summer competitive swim team and member of the Central Arkansas Swim League located in Sherwood, Arkansas. With over 300 swimmers from around central Arkansas, we are the largest sports team in the state and offer high quality professional coaching and technique instruction for all ages and abilities. The goal of our team is to provide every swimmer with an opportunity to improve their swimming skills and achieve success at his or her highest level of ability. In order to best serve the children of our community, we strive to keep costs down for our swimmers and their families. Through avenues such as fundraisers, we are able to offer quality instruction that is affordable to anyone who desires to participate.



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Hooves to Heal is a Doing Good recipient – 5/13/2014

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

About the organization:

Hooves to Heal, NFP provides a non-competitive environment for learning new abilities, self-discipline and improved concentration which builds self-confidence, self-esteem and coping skills through riding a horse for disabled children. Our fundraising efforts this year will support the Hooves to Heal program with horse care, feed, farrier, veterinarian bills, and supplies.
Our mission statement is as follows:
“To promote physical and mental strength, coordination and dignity, along with enjoyment through horseback riding activities for individuals who are mentally and physically challenged. We will consistently provide the best possible quality care to our clients, and to our animals,creating an environment of assisted healing, comfort, and mutual benefit.”



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St. John Neumann School is a Doing Good recipient – 5/13/2014

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

About the organization:

St. John Neumann Catholic School is an award winning school in Columbia, South Carolina, which serves children from preschool through sixth grade. It has a history of providing quality education to children of all faiths, regardless of race or economic status.



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Ocean Ave School PTA is a Doing Good recipient – 5/13/2014

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

About the organization:

The overall purpose of PTA is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children. Ocean Avenue School PTA is currently soliciting donations for our annual off-premise gift auction. Our auction will take place on Friday, November 7, 2014. This is our PTA’s primary fundraiser. Money raised at this event helps to fund field trips and to provide supplies for students in need as well as funding for unbudgeted classroom items.



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Robbie Foundation is a Doing Good recipient – 5/13/2014

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

About the organization:

Our organization’s mission is to help children with special needs by providing funding for adaptive equipment, assistive technology or therapy treatment not covered by insurance. As the only non-profit organization of its kind in the state of Maine, we are highly aware of the critical need for these children and are committed to providing for these unmet needs. The Robbie Foundation will give children with special needs the equal opportunity for optimizing their well-being and quality of life.



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Del Obispo Elementary School PTA is a Doing Good recipient – 5/13/2014

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

About the organization:

The Del Obispo Parent Teacher Association (PTA)helps fund important programs at our school that benefit ALL students such as the Meet the Masters art curriculum, computer based learning opportunities, enriching field trips, memorable assemblies, and so much more. Without PTA and the support of generous contributors like yourself, none of these valuable programs would be available to our children.



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Netcong Fire Company #1 is a Doing Good recipient – 5/12/2014

Monday, May 12th, 2014

About the organization:

Netcong Fire Company #1 is strictly a volunteer organization made up of dedicated members who sacrifice their time to serve the wonderful community of Netcong Borough. Each year, Netcong Fire Company #1 runs their Tricky Tray event to raise money to make the necessary upgrades, changes and repairs to equipment, as well as the firehouse itself. It also allows us to prepare for any unexpected financial responsibility we may be faced with throughout the year.



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Saint Francis of Assisi School is a Doing Good recipient – 5/12/2014

Monday, May 12th, 2014

About the organization:

St. Francis School provides Christian religious instruction based on the Catholic faith; a high-quality academic curriculum to prepare students for the future; and the social discipline consistent with these teachings in a safe and loving environment.



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Chi Omega Songfest is a Doing Good recipient – 5/12/2014

Monday, May 12th, 2014

About the organization:

Chi Omega is a national sorority and Xi Kappa is the local chapter at Texas A&M. We have about 350 members and we put on the largest philanthropic event at Texas A&M, Songfest! Songfest is a variety dance show put on by Chi Omega, that 20+ organizations pair up with one other team, to perform a dance. Songfest benefits our local philanthropy Still Creek Girls Ranch, Chi Omega's national philanthropy Make-A-Wish Foundation, as well as each of the philanthropies represented by the participating organizations. The members in our chapter work closely with the girls at Still Creek Girls Ranch who have been victims of abuse, neglect or sex trafficking. We grant a wish to a child in the Bryan-College Station area through Make-A-Wish.



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