Saturday, May 28

We All Need A Miracle *CLOSED*

WINNER has been chosen & has 48 hours to contact me to claim their prize!! Thank you for all your help! I will also be shopping today for pampers and other necessities for the family that was chosen! 

In celebration of it’s 50th Birthday Pampers has launched the Miracle Mission campaign to encourage the public to pay it forward and deliver acts of kindness to others in need, especially those with little miracles.

Oh those little miracles are what gives many people hope. Who doesn't love seeing a baby's smile?! I know I sure do. I always turn over to Hubs with excitement about our next little miracle (No! I'm not preggo!).

Well, sometimes having a baby can add additional stress to a family. Thinking about all the financial responsibilities that will go towards keeping the baby safe, healthy and happy can be stressful.

I was given a challenge, and I love a good challenge, to help celebrate Pampers "50 years of Miracles." I was sent a $50 American Express Gift Card and was given authority to do with it what I please. Either give it away, buy some pampers, food or anything for a family in need, use it to raise additional money to help more families.... Anything!

Well, I thought and thought about what to do with it. And finally I decided!

In my area it gets super hot in the summer and there are so many families who do not have a way to stay cool. So I will be raising money by selling tickets to win some items (still getting some donations) including some FREE GAS (locally)! To purchase or donate just use the "Chip-In" widget below. Winners of raffle will be chosen on June 20th, 2011, FIRST DAY OF SUMMER! If winners are not local it would be appreciated if the winner can pay for shipping. Chip-in & leave a comment blow for each dollar you donate. Donate $5 = 5 comments


You can however donate until July 31st! And that money will be donated to my local food bank!

Money raised will be used to purchase two air-condition portable/window unit for two different families as well as pampers & baby formula (hopefully) for 3 months!

Watch this video for some inspiration!




Pampers is inviting everyone to join their Miracle Missions Program. Everyone can easily participate in a small way by logging on to Pampers Facebook page (Facebook.com/Pampers) by hitting ‘like’ and then going to the Miracle Missions tab and committing to Mission 1 by clicking “I Want To Pledge.”  Once more than 2,500 people pledge, Pampers will respond by giving baby showers to expectant mothers nationwide.   As a side note, anyone who pledges is automatically entered to win a year’s supply worth of Pampers diapers and wipes (and that can definitely help someone in a big way!)


I’d love to extend this challenge to you! Pampers is allowing me to give (1) $50 American Express Giftcard to a lucky reader to perform a random act of kindness if you choose to do so.

ENTER TO WIN
(must be a subscriber, GFC is not working properly) 

Just leave a (ONE) comment on what you would do to help another family!
Leave another comment for each dollar amount you donate.
You are entered to win both the gift card and raffle items!!

 
Giveaway ends on June 20th @ 11:59pm and winner will be chosen via random.org
One entry per household & open to those 18 years and older in the US
To purchase a ticket, chip-in and then leave a comment below!
If you just want to donate, please do and you will not need to email me, hence you will not win a prize.
If you or your company would like to donate a prize in the raffle or to donate to the families please email me - vetsmom_rgv(at)yahoo(dot)com!

I received one gift card (not as payment) from Pampers to help me do this raffle to help the local families. Another $50 gift card will be sent to the winner from Pampers.

10 comments:

  1. I would help out a family any way that I can, if there is anything I have that they would need, I'd happily donate, I donated $5 through paypal under the name Timothy Strayer...wsampson67
    @yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  2. #1- donated to fund..wsampson67@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  3. #2- donated to cause..wsampson67@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  4. #3- donated to cause...wsampson67@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  5. #4- donated to cause- wsampson67@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  6. #5- donated to cause..wsampson67@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  7. I would help buy food for a family in need. I can't stand it when I hear about people not being able to eat because they cant afford to buy food.
    sexyhots29@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  8. im an email subscriber (and GFC follower)

    i would help them in little ways, like lending a hand to fix something, or helping watch the kids. I'm a believer in the philosophy of "teach a man to fish" and there's so many ways to do that! simply showing you care can be the greatest help sometimes!
    karilynaley at yahoo

    ReplyDelete
  9. I would use couponing to get the most bang for the buck to help a local family who had to deal with flooding or storm damage a few weeks ago.
    huntandride@hotmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  10. I would like to help a family who is expecting twins. With the combination of coupons and sales I could make a nice gift basket full of baby essentials and diapers. Thank you
    DuShane_r@msn.com

    ReplyDelete

What do you have to say?

Labels

#flatschallenge #gotitfree #MAAM #mam #momfail #teamannies #wbn2013 2015 2016 2weekchallenge 30 day challenge 31days 365 Project 4th of july 6 week challenge 9/11 a time to give ABE about me advice All About Me annaleah announcement atx austin baby baby led weaning baby number 4 baby wearing BAMBOO PINK beauty behavior bento birthday birthday bash blog blog award blog everyday blog hop blog party blogging carnival Blogorama 2011 bluebonnets bogo book club book review bootcamp breakfast business bzzagent c25k cafemom carnival CD challenge challenge children christmasfacebookchallenge clearance clever girls cloth diapers combo loco contest corn maze coupon coupons craft credit CTWW CVS daddy daybook deals n steals diaper tip tuesday DIY diy toddler do something donate dvd review earth day easter eco friendly Eco Nuts eco-friendly education eliada enter to win event events everyday living exercise extra entries fabulous mami facebook fall family family-friendly farmers markets fashion series favorite feature first blog post first day of school fitness fluff talk thursday following friday foo food for mom for the home free freecycle frontera audubon frugal fun in the sun garden gardening gcdc gift cards gift ideas give giveaway gmo gmo-free going green event green green detergent green tip tuesday guest post halloween harlingen haul health healthy healthy tuesday HEB help hiking hispanic history hol holi holiday home remedy homemade Homemaker Monday hot topics how to Hubs ibotta icecream idea ihop improving birth improvingbirth.org improvingbirth13 influenster instagram internet jarritos job just write kid-friendly kindness krgv labor day latinfoodfest13 lenten recipe life update linky lists litter free lunch challenge local lowe's lunch Make a wish making memories mam mamapedia mamasource mamavation mamavation tv march against monsanto match match-up me time meme menu menu plan monday mexican mfp milestone moby MOM ACROSS AMERICA mom bloggers club mom life mom of 3 girls momsmeet momtv monday must-sees mother movie mtv music my girls my life my style my time myblogspark mystery shopping newborn week news nicu no internet o2o odd topic tuesday offer online oprah organic organize organizing challenge other pampers parenting people's climate march periscope permaculture personal photography pinterest play time plus size points pottytraining preemie pregnancy pregnancy journal press release pro life project lunch box challenge purex purex fresh bluebonnet purex insiders q and a reading list real diaper week rebate recipes recycle religion remedies resolution restaurant restaurant reviews reuse revew review reviews rewards rgv right to choose sale saturday save say hi sunday scentsy school series shespeaks shopping social insiders south texas sparkle people speech therapy sponsor sponsored spring break sprouts staycation suggestions summer summer blog challenge Sundays in my city sweepstakes texas thanksgiving the view thursday night special tips toddler toddler talk thursday toddler trouble toddlers tv twitter twitter moms twitter party TX Summer unadvertised deals upcycle update vacation valentines VEDA vicky's deals video Vlog VLOGGING PROMPTS vlogmas vma vote wahm walgreens waste free wedding wednesday wisdom week of green weekly deals weight weight loss wendy's weslaco win winners wool Wordless Wednesday world book night world food day writers workshop writing promps writing prompts WUC year in review yoga young living youtube ytmm yvette zero waste week