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Fundraising: Beading Divas to the Rescue 2009/05/19

Posted by greyhoundsrule in Fundraising, Greyhounds Rule/News.
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This blog was created to raise money to pay greyhounds Opal and Rider’s $14,300 vet bill. The funds came through online donations, the greyhound and dog-loving community both in Tucson and across the globe. And through the sale of beautiful bracelets –mission accomplished!

Then we donated $1,164 to the Guam Greyhound Project through more donations and bracelet sales.

Then through the sale of bracelets only, we raised $1,165 for Arizona Greyhound Rescue, here in Tucson.

Since we have more beads and the desire to continue…we have decided to give ourselves a name — Beading Divas to the Rescue — and continue making bracelets for worthy causes.

Our next cause is Greyhound Support in Kansas. The money from the next 25 bracelets that we sell ($500) will go towards getting 5 senior greyhounds on a bus (or hauling vehicle) which will deliver them to adoption groups.

For now you can buy bracelets in Tucson ($20/each) at Silver Sea Jewelry & Gifts, 330 N. 4th Avenue, 624-9954.  Or visit our Etsy store, LizzieStardust, which will have a good assortment of bracelets after Memorial Day.

We are: Diva Angy, Diva Cynthia, Diva Glenda, Diva Michelle, Diva Loren, and Diva Karyn

Contact karynzoldan@yahoo.com to donate beads, host a bracelet selling party, or for more info.

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