Project KiDS Participating in Excelsior Winter Farmers’ Market on Dec. 12

Project KiDS is participating at the Excelsior Winter Farmers’ Market on Thursday, December 12th from 2-6pm at Trinity Episcopal Church (322 2nd Street, Excelsior). They will be selling handmade crayons, dog toys, ornaments, and bookmarks. All proceeds from the sale will go to support Auro Mira Vidya Mandir, a remote tribal school in the state of Odisha, India. Please come by and help support our cause! The market has a number of other vendors participating as well and is a great way to pick up some last minute holiday...

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We have your money. We want your mindshare.

[An email sent to donors of A Better Society during GiveMN’s Give to the Max Day 2013]   Dear friends, This won’t be your typical “Thank you for your donation” email. And while do thank you for your support, we are even more grateful for your mindshare. Capturing someone’s mindshare in this day and age can be difficult. Out of the thousands of nonprofits in MN, you chose to spend a few moments with us. Ask yourself why. Better yet, reach out to the person who introduced you to us and ask them why four more times, you will eventually get to this – making a difference. Deep down, we...

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Give to the Max Day – November 14, 2013

A Better Society’s mission is to help people with a passion for helping others by providing them with guidance and resources to help their ideas become reality. To this effect, 2013 was a key year for A Better Society. Join us on Thursday, November 14th, for Minnesota’s Give to the Max Day! By making your donation on this special day, your gift could help us win an extra $1,000 from GiveMN.org. Whether it’s $10, $25, $50, $100 or more, 100% of your donation goes towards building a better society…...

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SecondLife School Supplies to India

SecondLife School Supplies to India from A Better Society. Parthiv and Arjav’s project to collect school supplies and take them to Auro Mira Vidya Mandir, a remote tribal school in the state of Odisha, India. Click here if the video doesn’t load.

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WeDay Minnesota

What a day! A day filled with excitement and emotion… an incredible and inspiring experience!! We were surprised to see our name and Project Life-Cycle highlighted on the big screens (a little hard to see in this photo, but will post a better one soon). More to come from the 16 kids of Project KiDS who...

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Helping Hands – Jamaica Project

We were blessed to be able to send 26 kids bikes to Jamaica – part of the Helping Hands project. As Tom and Pat Roovers planned their next trip to south-central Jamaica, they reached out to us to provide bikes to kids as an incentive to do well in school or do work in their community. We wish Tom and Pat and all the Helping Hands volunteers a safe journey! ————- For the past 15 years, Helping Hands has had a tremendous impact in the Jamaican and Kenya communities: Sending over 1,504 ton of materials and supplies valued at over 18 million dollars 6,163...

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