How We Make A Difference

CIIC

The CIIC event is to help those children in DAYAO county of Yunnan province. The annual income of the people there are around 4000rmb. The children are short of warm clothes for winter. CIIC received donations(such as clothes, bags, shoes, etc) throughout the country in the past month. We’re help …

S.N.O.R.T

On June 25th, I fell in love with a little pug named Peepers and I knew he would break my heart, but I loved him anyway… I volunteer with the dog rescue group S.N.O.R.T [Short Nosed Only Rescue Team] and on June 28th took in my first foster through them, a fawn colored 3 year …

Bare Your Sole 2014

Ever wonder how it feels to live without shoes? We are all very fortunate to have nice and comfortable shoes to wear each day.  Do you know that for many poor people in developing countries and disaster-stricken places, going barefoot is a daily reality? To put ourselves in others’ shoes, we dec …

End Lupus Now

On May 4th 2014 Jeanette Vercammen and I participated in the Walk to End Lupus Now event at the Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa to raise money for lupus research and increase awareness of this disease. Walk to End Lupus Now events provide all people affected by lupus the opportunity to come together for on …

Tour de Cure

On 6 Jun 2014, I volunteered for the American Diabetes Association’s Tour de Cure ride. I know several people who suffer from diabetes, which affects nearly 26 million people in the USA, and do what I can to help find a cure. This is the sixth year I’ve participated in it, and the first time &h …