As Cyber Monday approaches and you create your plan of attack to snatch up the best online deals, don't forget that a portion of all of your shopping could be donated to Kids First! Before you shop, make a quick visit to register at www.igive.com
, and a portion of all of your purchases (up to 10%!) will go to provide healing and hope for abused children through services provided at Kids First (without costing you anything!)
. There are hundreds of online retailers participating, and these donations add up to make a BIG difference in the life of a child. Use this link to tell a friend: http://www.igive.com/html/tellafriend.cfm
Get in the Spirit of the Season with the Magical Christmas Tour!
Jeffrey Rogerson (of Jeffrey's Greenworld and Florist) and Brian Sherlock are hosting the tour of Jeffrey's home for the benefit of Kids First, Inc. Child Abuse Treatment Center and the Cosmopolitan Club's Diabetes Fund. For a $5 donation, you will be treated to an abundance of Christmas splendor that will have you thinking you're in a New York showcase in winter, with snow bound to be falling outside the windows.
The event is taking place on the evenings of Friday, December 3rd and Wednesday, December 8th from 6:30-9:00pm. The house is located at 593 Ownley Rd. Directions: from the Farm Fresh light in Elizabeth City, go 3.6 miles. Turn right on Foreman-Bundy Rd. and drive 4 miles. Turn right on Cherry Glade Road. Proceed 4/10 of a mile and turn left on Ownley Road. The house is 2/10 of a mile up on the left.
Tickets are available at Jeffrey's, Ambrose Furniture, Kids First, Arts of the Albemarle, Museum of the Albemarle, Clown'n Around, Carolina House, Kenyon Bailey, and George and Company. Please join us for this magical event to put you in the holiday spirit!
What to Get for that Person who has Everything???
Got a hard-to-shop-for person on your Christmas list this year? Does that person believe in supporting children? Make a donation in their honor to Kids First, Inc.! This contribution will provide invaluable services to abused children in our community, including therapy, medical evaluations, and advocacy services. We'll even gift-wrap! Please contact Kids First today to learn more about ways you can light up a child's life his holiday season.