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08-20-2002, 10:29 PM
:) (((((((Calling All PGer's )))))))


08-24-2002, 10:27 PM
Please think about signing up to help out?

Just 7c a day? and here is a list of all the charity organizations
that Team Mates For Kids has helped...

Charitable Giving Summary

A-T Children's Project National
Aid to Adoption of Special Kids AZ
Adventures for Wish Kids OH
Alberta Children's Hospital Canada
Alliance for Children TX
All Together Now Int'l
Atlanta's Table GA
Bonfils Blood Center CO
Breakthru Ministries MS
Brent Eley Foundation CO
Bryan's House TX
Camp Heartland Project WI
Camp Hobe UT
Camp Trillium Canada
Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Found.-Alberta Canada
Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Found.-Winnipeg Canada
Canine Companions CA
Canuck Place Canada
Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos TX
Childhelp USA AZ
Children's Dental Center CA
Children's Heartlink Int'l
Children's Hospital - Austin TX
Children's Hospital - Denver CO
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia PA
Children's Miracle Network GA
Children's National Medical Center Wash DC
CHIP - Roanoke Valley VA
Community Servings MA
Cuidando Los Ninos NM
DebRA National
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation National
God's Love We Deliver NY
Harmon Killebrew Foundation MN
Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta Canada
Heart to Heart International Int'l
Heart to Honduras Honduras
Hemophilia Foundation of Southern California CA
Hospice of St. Joseph County IN
Inner City Health Center CO
International Children's Heart Int'l
Jim Ryun Ministries KS
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Visitor's Clubhouse FL
Journey to the Rock TX
Kempe Children's Center CO
Kids Cancer Care Foundation Canada
L.E.A.P. Int'l
Light of the World Clinic FL
Locks of Love FL
Make-A-Wish Foundation of North TX TX
MeritCare Found. - Roger Maris Cancer Center ND
Moore Center Services NH
Nat'l Found. For Facial Reconstruction National
National Jewish Medical Center National
New York Presbyterian Hospital NY
Orlando Regional Health Care FL
Pan Am. Health Organization Int'l
Partners for Youth with Disabilities MA
Pediatric Cancer Found. National
Primary Children's Medical Center UT
Prime Time WA
Prison Fellowship National
Project Hope Int'l
Project Open Hand GA
Providence Hospice WA
Region 15 PTO Perpetual Fund CT
Retinoblastoma International CA
Samaritan's Purse Int'l
San Diego Blood Bank CA
Silver Lining Ranch National
St. Jude Hospital National
St. Jude House IN
Sunshine Kids National
Time for Life CT
Texas Children's Hospital TX
The International Justice Mission India
UCLA Children's Diabetes Center CA
WHAS Crusade for Children KY
Wheels for Humanity Int'l

Caledon Teen Ranch Canada
City Care OK
Clarke School for the Deaf National
College Prospects of America National
Columbine High School CO
Johns Hopkins University MD
Jumpstart for Children CT
Marburn Academy OH
National Assoc. of Street Schools National
Not Without a Book Club MN
Ozark Natural Science Center AR
Operation Mobilization India
Project Grad TX
Reading Recovery Program CA
Step to the Plate - in memory of Mike Darr CA
St. Peter Indian Mission School AZ
Santa Fe Partners in Education NM
Seedlings Braille Books for Children MI
Special Cards by Special People OK
Still Creek Ranch TX
Sonshine Haven CA
Women Driven CA
World Children's Baseball Fair Int'l

First Tee Tulsa OK
Honoring the Father National
Jr. Auxiliary of Laurel MS
Long Ball Club NY
Operation Christmas Child Int'l
The Sky's the Limit - KC MO

Always Dream Foundation HI
American Lung Association of Illinois / Iowa IL/IA
Aspen Camp School for the Deaf National
Bal Swan Children's Center CO
Barn-och ungdomsneurohabiliteringen Sweden
Barn-och ungdomsneurohabiliteringen Harnos Sweden
\Burbank Family YMCA CA
Canadian MLB Youth Programs Canada
Canadian Spinal Research Organization Canada
Child Crisis Center-East Valley AZ
Children's Achievement Centre Canada
Classroom on Wheels NV
Down Syndrome Assoc. of Middle Tennesse TN
Friends First National
Gateway House GA
Hospital for Sick Children Canada
Intermountain Children's Home MT
Judith Ann Griese Foundation CO
Kramfors-Solleftea Barn-och ungdomhabilitering Sweden
Lena Pope Home TX
Montreal Children's Hospital Canada
NY Police & Fire widows and Children's Fund NY
ORPHANetwork Int'l
Pan American Health & Education Org. Int'l
Princess Margarita of Romania Int'l
SOS Children's Villages IL
Space Coast Early Intervention Ctr FL
Sunrise Children's Hospital Found NV
UCP of Maine ME
York Street Project NJ
Youth & Family Counseling IL

Boundless Playgrounds National
Bread for the City Wash. DC
Catholic Community Services of Utah UT
Child Health Services NH
Esperanza International Dom. Rep.
Family Health Partnership Clinic IL
Family Place Pediatric Practice AL
Gwinnett Children's Shelter GA
Montefiore Medical Center NY
Mother's Choice Ltd. Hong Kong
Nashville CARES TN
Night Ministries IL
Our Little Haven MO
Penfield Children's Center WI
Prevent Blindnes Texas TX
St. Francis Medical Center CA
The CAP Fund WI
YMCA of Greater Kansas City MO
Youth Services for OK County OK

America Scores National
B.E.L.L. Foundation MA, NY, Wash. DC
Challenge Aspen CO
Children's Aid Society NY
Children's Bureau of New Orleans LA
Frontline Outreach FL
LaSalle Street Cycle IL
Metropolitan School MO
Mustard Seed School NJ
Need In Deed PA
People for People PA
Save Our Youth CO
Self-Enhancement, Inc OR
Teammates Mentoring Program of NE NE
Whiz Kids CO

American Families Assistance Fund NY
Cardinals Care - in memory of Darryl Kyle MO
Children In Crisis Mexico
Children of Romania Romania
Children's Attention Home SC
Children's Village, Inc ID
Duke University Medical Center NC
Fairfield County SAFE KIDS CT
Hathaway CA
Hope House MO
Huntington City Mission WV
India Gospel League India
Inner City Ministries, Inc. TN
Little League Baseball Inc National
Maddux Foundation NV
Malawi: Nthondo AIDS Orphans Malawi
Mercy and Sharing Dom. Republic
MLB Player's Alumni National
MLB Team Youth Programs National
Shjon Podein Children's Foundation MN
St. Vincent de Paul Village CA
Stand in the Gap OK
Starbright Foundation National
T.A.G. Foundation CA
Willow Springs Boys Ranch OK
World Vision - GIK Int'l

Total Cash Giving $7,916,474
Total Gifts In Kind $9,475,000
Total Scholarships* $3,734,272
Children's Hospital Zone Program $1,900,000

TOTAL GIFTS $23,025,746

* College Scholarships 2001-2005

As of Cycle 2 - 2002

08-24-2002, 11:00 PM

08-25-2002, 10:34 PM
Wow is right! They're doing some great things.


08-27-2002, 09:51 AM
Yeah, with success stories like the following from the
Team Mates For Kids site...
it makes you want to do more... it's amazing all that's
been done for the kids already, in such a short time! :)

Please read how grant recipients from the Teammates for Kids Foundation are impacting the lives of children in need.

International Justice Mission
Jyoti was 14 when she set off for her home village with the money she had saved while working as a domestic servant in a distant town. While returning home by train, she was befriended by four women. These women drugged her and had her transported to Bombay where she was sold into a brothel and locked away in a hidden room. Jyoti's story is too brutal to describe in graphic detail. By the time she was 17, she had been severely beaten many times, had suffered through three abortions and remained physically locked away to service the brothel's customers.

A team of skilled criminal investigators from the International Justice Mission (IJM) infiltrated the brothels in Bombay and located Jyoti and other girls held in forced prostitution. The investigators documented the girls' conditions with video surveillance equipment and then worked with a trusted police contact to raid the brothels and release the girls. Jyoti is now in a wonderful home of refuge operated by a Bombay church partner of the IJM. Here, Jyoti is receiving the spiritual, emotional, mental and physical care she desperately needs to overcome her horrific experience. Jyoti has expressed an interest in returning to Bombay one day as a witness to girls like her who fear there is no future after the abuse of forced prostitution.

In addition, the IJM and one of the girls released from forced prostitution were asked to testify before Congress about the work of the IJM, the ways girls can be rescued from forced prostitution and the needs in this area.

God's Love We Deliver
Christopher was only 6 years old in 1994 when he was referred to God's Love We Deliver (GLWD) by a local healthcare agency that recognized that he was literally wasting away from the effects of AIDS. He had previously been infected through his mother, and his guardian (his aunt) was unable to provide proper nutrition for him. We delivered lunch and dinner to him each weekday for 3 years, as well as providing both him and his aunt with extensive nutrition counseling. In addition, our Ombuds officer referred the family to additional food sources to supplement our life-sustaining meals. We're happy to report that Christopher was able to return to school, and is now a typical 12-year old. His doctor says that he is doing very well on his medications.