Author: Roxy B

Pau Gasol Raises Awareness For World Rare Disease Day

NBA player Pau Gasol of the San Antonio Spurs partnered with TESS Research Foundation for a charity sweepstakes for World Rare Disease day. Raising awareness for SLC13A5 Deficiency, a genetic form of epilepsy that affects babies from birth. TESS Research Foundation dedicates its efforts and resources to the research of this disease as well as providing support to patients and families. A promise is a promise! Here you have the fundraising campaign that I told you about yesterday: I’ve just launched a charity sweepstakes together with @TESSresearch. Press play to find out what it’s all about and participate at #OneDayOneDream...

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Non-Profit Dedicated To Sending Care Packages To Soldiers Overseas

It all started back in 2007 when LeAnn Boudwine, a mother from Wisconsin was sending care packages to her sons who were in the military overseas, when they told her that there were soldiers who did not receive any mail. This inspired her to send care packages to more soldiers and that is how Support The Troops WI was founded. To date they have shipped over 11,000 care packages and have grown from operating out of her home to a storefront with volunteers. Living by the slogan “they’re still there, we still care,” LeAnn Boudwine has created her own mission...

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