We will take our Thirty-One earnings each month and divide it equally between a donation to a non-profit and a contribution toward a family "something" (yet to be determined).
Here's the list of the winning NPO's:
September: Central Oregon Veterans Outreach
Supporting numerous Veterans and their families by providing a wide variety of housing alternatices, as well as job search preparedness and placement assistance.
October: Bend Spay and Neuter Project
Providing affordable, preventive veterinary care and a food bank for cats and dogs at risk.
November: Warm Up America!
Committed to motivating, training, and coordinating volunteers nationwide to knit and crochet afghans and clothing for people in need.
December: The Penguin Foundation was established to protect and preserve one of Australia's most important natural assets - the little penguin
January: Kids in the Game
Eliminating barriers and making it affordable for every child to play sports!
Project Night Night donates over 25,000 Night Night Packages each year to homeless children 12 and under who need our childhood essentials to have a concrete and predictable source of security and an increased exposure to high-quality literacy materials during their time of upheaval.
March: Afghans for Afghans is a humanitarian and educational people-to-people project that sends hand-knit and crocheted blankets and sweaters, vests, hats, mittens, and socks to the beleaguered people of Afghanistan.
Pencils for Kids By providing classroom supplies, programs, libraries and schools to communities in need, Pencils for Kids works to create a world in which all children have the opportunity for an education.
May: ANIKE Foundation is to promote educational development in Africa by providing educational resources from developed nations to needy institutions in Africa.
Hope 4 Women has been bringing dignity to women around the world since 2006.