Thoughts from Ambassador Safiya... Compassion (com-pas-sion) /noun: Sympathetic pity and concern for the suffering or misfortunes of others (definition). Yes, this is the straight forward definition of compassion, but the feeling of compassion, the action of being compassionate to others, can spread many horizons. When you have compassion for someone, you can place yourself in their shoes and really feel for them. Showing compassion can be volunteering to help those who suffered something tragic, or raising awareness for a cause. It can even be as simple thinking and feeling in your heart for others. Compassion is something we can all [...]
Read below on just ONE of the ways you can be part of the Hearts and Hugs Across Borders India Expansion Initiative in 2017! Hi, my name is Safiya Alvi and I am 13 years old. I would like to help the people in India specifically with their sight. Not too long ago, me and my family went to India to visit some distant relatives and a couple years back, my family started an orphanage/school there. When I was interviewing one of the teachers, they mentioned how there are so many people with great potential but they don’t have the [...]
Please like our Small Hands Big Hearts United Facebook page and go to Amy Kimble's registration link to have items shipped to you that your purchase at the 2 day online fundraiser! Here is the link to register an account with Roe with Amy Kimble to purchase/claim. Click on Link. Choose BUY and then complete the registration. https://www.roewith.me/register/choose-account-type https://www.facebook.com/events/643724205814332/ https://www.facebook.com/groups/828414587301348/?__mref=message_bubble How it works: Each item sold is worth a different donation amount. For example adult Leggings are worth 2$ donation and the dresses are 3$ per item sold. Once that reaches 100$ LuLaRoe will match the donation! Please jon Amy Kimble's [...]
Ambassador Riley is leading Hearts for the Holidays Compassion Mission. She and her team are collecting gently used toys and books as well as food for our friends in need. The donations can be dropped off at the following location through Dec 20th and will be picked up on Dec 20th by Ambassador Riley and taken to the following places below as: Drop Off Locations: 214 Castle Hayne Drive Cary NC 27519 Leave in Blue bin at front doorstep Donations will be dropped off by Ambassador Riley and her team to: - Ronald McDonald House (toys) - Book Harvest (books) - [...]
The Compassion Thoughts below are from 21 Small Handers and Ambassadors in SHBHU... be inspired! This past weekend there was another beautiful opportunity to witness Small Handers and Ambassadors learn about so many great nonprofits at Couture for a Cause! SHBHU was a charity spotlight at the event. Thank you Activate Good for holding such wonderful event! These thoughts below were sent it to inspire Dani Gosha to design the BEAUTIFUL SHBHU Couture for a Cause runway outfits this weekend. These compassion quotes are the reasons why the entire Leadership team and all SHBHU parents work hard to do what [...]
JOIN SHBHU and walk with your Small Hander and/or Ambassador in the CARY CHRISTMAS PARADE on December 10th.
Calling all Small Handers and Ambassadors to walk in the Cary Christmas Parade to spread the mission of SHBHU! We will decide on a meeting place to gather. This will be a lot of fun so join in! Details coming soon. Please email Anita Pease at *protected email* if interested! The parade will start at the same location, the corner of Ward and Chatham, but instead of turning left on Academy, we'll continue straight on Chatham, ending at the intersection of Chatham and West St. Register on the calendar!
Join us for a TRIANGLE WIDE GARAGE SALE WEEKEND for those struggling POST HURRICANE MATTHEW THIS SATURDAY NOV 5th 7am-10am
Please join us in the latest compassionate idea of these Small Handers and Ambassadors for a Park Village AND TRIANGLE Neighborhood WIDE Garage Sale Weekend. All proceeds will go to those struggling locally, nationally and globally post Hurricane Matthew! Items not sold will all be hand delivered by SHBHU families to those in need locally post storm. Proceeds will be divided up and sent to the following vetted nonprofits helping our friends: Designated Weekend for the garage sale is NOV 5th 7 am - 10 am 214 Castle Hayne Drive Cary NC 27519 Way you can help! Show [...]
Here are THREE ways your Small Hander or Ambassador can help those struggling because of Hurricane Matthew RIGHT NOW?
Bring Matthew Recovery Donations to Cary Fire Stations this Weekend This Saturday’s open house event at all Town of Cary Fire Stations will additionally serve as donation drop spots to benefit those impacted by Hurricane Matthew. Specifically, the following personal hygiene and cleaning supplies will be accepted: • Hand sanitizer • Body soap • Toothpaste • Toothbrushes • Razors • Toilet paper • Shaving cream • Shampoo • Conditioner • Diapers • Baby wipes • Feminine products • Disinfection wipes • Paper towels • Rubber gloves • Large trash bags • Scrub brushes/sponges Citizens unable to make [...]
Quarterly Welcome Compassion Meeting SHBHU will have A Welcome Compassion Meetings every 3 months (quarterly) starting in January 2017 at one of our In Kind Facility Sponsors. These quarterly "Compassion meetings" are specifically for the following 4 reasons: These meetings are another accessible compassion mission to welcome new and seasoned registered members and a time for them to ask seasoned Ambassadors, seasoned Small Handers, parents and leadership team questions about SHBHU. These meetings are a time for new members to be able to share with all of us what drew them to the SHBHU mission and [...]
Small Hands Big Hearts United Families has been given invited to this great fundraiser! We need a few families to Lead the SHBHU booth at this race AND RUN IT for a great cause! Please also brainstorm with your Small Handers and Ambassadors on how they can also create a Compassion Mission in 2016 for this nonprofit with a very meaningful and impactful cause! Email us at *protected email* http://www.thecaryingplace.org/latest-news/save-date-9th-annual-labor-day-race-home/