The Riley Memorial Fund

A family has lost their son in a horrific accident during a time of the year focused on family, togetherness and cheer. Read more here and here. Most of us can’t even imagine the pain this family is experiencing not to mention the financial strain. It’s my Christmas wish to be able to help this family.

I know that a childs death is sad and isn’t like a baby with a disease or curing something but it’s still just as important. If you son or daughter was killed in an accident what would you do? Every dollar you donate will be one entry into the drawing for prizes. I will get an email with your info and the amount you’ve donated and will email you back to confirm and give you your drawing numbers. When the auction ends tentatively on the 15th of January, possibly the 31st I will go through and random.org each item with them numbers to pick a winner.  Decide to give up your morning coffee to Riley for a day or whatever your little daily pleasure is and you give $5 to a deserving family and get five entries to win some cool stuff!

The donations we have to auction off right now are:$10 Gift Card to Bath & Body Works$25 Gift Code to Steph’s Rockin Bakery Jules Out Loud is donating a crocheted teddy bearProject Mommyhood is donating a lovey from Noahs Baby BoutiqueA Dust Bunny in the Wind is donating a $15 Gift Code to her store Nitebyrd’s Nest (she must have known what I liked)Eden Fantasys is donating $100 Gift Code thanks to Jenn (blogger relations guru)Jaded Vixen has offered two of her racy e books (you know us ladies love racy) on her blog under either pen name

The Homesick Cajun is donating a blog design that will include layout, signature and grab button!The Real Poopsie is donating a $10 Starbucks Gift CardGeanie Girl Graphics is donating simple blog design/makeover! (simple meaning no vector)

You can also help by SPREADING THE WORD!  Yesterday the word got out a bit and I’m hoping it spreads even more!

Our blog family can help this family with this burden so that they have one less thing to worry about in the recovery from the death of Riley.  F

If you write a post for The Riley Memorial please link it up at this link so that when Sandra is feeling low she can see all the love that we are sending her and her family!

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