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“Be the change, you wish to see in the world”  Ghandi

It is our mission to remain active in the community and support many local and global causes. We believe that we achieve success only by helping those around us succeed, whether it be overcoming an illness, overcoming poverty, or fighting to end hunger.

It is our goal to bring awareness to these causes and support their missions through both time and monetary commitments. It is our hope that we will inspire our “community” to do the same!

Have a cause you want us to promote? Contact us today at threepeasservices@gmail.com.

Charity of the Month

January 2015Children’s Miracle Network

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Since it began in 1983, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals has raised more than $5 billion dollars for 170 children’s hospitals across the United States and Canada. These donations go to support research and training, purchase equipment, and pay for uncompensated care, all to save and improve the lives of as many children as possible.

62 children enter a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital for treatment every minute. Whether they suffer from common childhood afflictions like asthma and broken bones, or fight bigger challenges like birth defects or cancer, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals provide comfort, treatment and hope to millions of sick kids. In fact, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals treat one in 10 children in North America each year.

CMN News:

Wheel of Fortune donates more than $435,000

Support your local hospital with Miracle Mania game

 

February 2015American Red Cross

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The American Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need. Their network of generous donors, volunteers and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world, through five key service areas: disaster relief, supporting military families, blood bank, health & safety services, and international services.

Watch the unscripted video stories of families helped by the American Red Cross here

ARC News:

The Pillowcase Project helps kids prepare for emergencies

Fire Prevention & Safety Tips

 

March 2015Casey Cares Foundation

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Founded by Casey Baynes in 2000, The Casey Cares Foundation provides ongoing, uplifting programs with a special touch to critically ill children and their families. Since its inception, The Casey Cares Foundation has instituted close to a dozen specialized programs including Kami’s Jammies and Celebration Vacation and has grown serve over 11,000 participants per year.

TCCF News:

Casey Cares & Baltimore Orioles 5K Run/Walk on August 1st

Support Links

 

April 2015Chesapeake Bay Foundation

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Founded in 1967, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation is the largest independent conservation organization dedicated solely to saving the Bay. Serving as a watchdog, we fight for effective, science-based solutions to the pollution degrading the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams. They rally for pollution reduction throughout the Chesapeake’s six-state, 64,000-square-mile watershed, which is home to more than 17 million people and 3,000 species of plants and animals. With offices in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia and 15 field centers, CBF leads the way in restoring the Bay and its rivers and streams.

CBF News:

Take the classroom outdoors

Chesapeake Bay’s health slowly improving

 

May 2015The Baltimore Humane Society

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The Baltimore Humane Society continues the legacy of Mrs. Elsie Barton, who began the organization in 1927, by caring for thousands of wonderful animals every year. To this day they continue to operate a low-cost, subsidized Spay, Neuter & Vaccine Clinic, which assists in helping to control the epidemic of pet overpopulation and serve low-income pet owners with quality pet care and vaccinations. Nicodemus Memorial Park, on the grounds of BHS, provides a final resting place for many beloved pets, as well as offering burial, funeral, and cremation services, and free pet bereavement services that are available to the public. In addition, 343 acres of their land still serves as a protected wildlife sanctuary, alive with deer, fox, several species of birds, and numerous other types of local wildlife.

BHS News:

5K Cross Country is on May 16th

Baltimore Humane Society sticks by its “no-kill” policy

 

June 2015Alzheimer’s Research Foundation, Fisher Center, In Honor of Dorothy A. Nutter

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The Fisher Center is one of the largest and most modern scientific facilities in the world dedicated to solving the puzzle of Alzheimer’s disease. Their founding director is Nobel Laureate and neuroscientist Paul Greengard. He and his world-renowned team at the Fisher Center are leading the way to finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease.

Their Mission: to attack the scourge of Alzheimer’s disease through a 3-pronged assault focused on understanding the causes of Alzheimer’s disease; improve the care of people living with Alzheimer’s to enhance their quality of life; and find a cure for this devastating disease.

FC News:

Break Through Findings

Estimating Your Risk of Developing Memory Problems & Dementia

 

July 2015United Service Organizations (USO) , in honor of William I. Nutter, Jr.

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Thanks to the generosity of millions, the USO fulfills its mission of lifting the spirits of America’s troops and their families. The USO touches many lives through an extensive range of programs at more than 160 locations in 27 states and 14 countries, and at hundreds of entertainment events each year.  Thousands of USO volunteers do everything possible to provide a home away from home for our troops and to keep them connected to the families they left behind.

USO News:

USO Provides Last Touch of Civilian Life Before Bootcamp

For Military Families

 

August 2015Kids in Need Foundation

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The Kids In Need Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 1995. The Foundation’s mission is to ensure that every child is prepared to learn and succeed by providing free school supplies nationally to students most in need. In addition, they provide grants to teachers for innovative classroom projects.

KINF News:

Announcing the First Education Celebration Gala

Help Teachers Help Students

 

September 2015House of Ruth Maryland 

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The House of Ruth Maryland leads the fight to end violence against women and their children by confronting the attitudes, behaviors and systems that perpetuate it, and by providing victims with the services necessary to rebuild their lives safely and free of fear.

Their vision is that one day, every woman in Maryland will be safe in her own home.

HR News:

The House of Ruth partners with the Baltimore Ravens

House of Ruth Creates Safe Haven for Victims of Domestic Violence

Join us this September for the event of the year – Sip N Shop 2015!! Get your tickets now!

 

October 2015Susan G. Komen Foundation, In Honor of Diane Wardian Donmoyer

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At Susan G. Komen, our mission is to save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering others, ensuring quality care for all, and energizing science to find the cures. Whether you need information, assistance, emotional support or just someone to talk to, we can help.

SGK News:

One Tissue Donation, Twenty Samples, and Endless Possibilities for Breast Cancer Research

Race for the Cure

 

November 2015Action Against Hunger

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Action Against Hunger | ACF International is a global humanitarian organization committed to ending world hunger, working to save the lives of malnourished children while providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger.

AAH/ACF News:

Action Against Hunger Among the Top One Percent of Nonprofits

The Cost of Forgetting

 

December 2015 – The Salvation Army

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The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs through a variety of programs and services without discrimination.

SA News:

The Salvation Army’s 124th Red Kettle Campaign Raises $144.7 Million

The Value of Volunteers

 

 

 

 

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