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[31 Dec 2014 | 3 Comments | ]
Complete: Emergency Tuition Project for Yasini “Yacn” Biggo (25) of Tanzania: $1,200.26 Raised! -THANK YOU!

This project is now complete.
Launched: October 20, 2014.
Completed: December 12, 2014.
Everyone donating at least $10 to this project was automatically entered into our 2014 Holiday Raffle.
See a list of all the rewards donors to this project received.
See the transfer and enrollment receipts.0
Our goal was originally to raise $1,999. (But our emergency scaled-down goal was to raise $1,000, so Yacn can be allowed to sit for his exams in February and his tuition will be covered. Our deadline was December 12, 2014.)

$1,200.26 raised! -THANK YOU!

This project is now complete, however please …

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[15 Dec 2014 | One Comment | ]
Homebaked Raffle Winner Chosen! Emergency Education Project for Yasini Biggo -Tanzania

We have a winner! Congratulations to Kathy Bemis! First prize is a 10 euros gift certificate to Homebaked Grandma’s Kitchen in Rome, Italy.

This particular raffle was only open to donors to the Emergency Education Project for Yasini Biggo who also physically are living in Rome, Italy. See the rewards for ALL donors to this project here. Thanks to ALL who entered and made education a reality in the process for Yasini Biggo!
 
Click the Random Picker blue seal to see the official drawing results.

 

Our goal was originally to raise $1,999. (But …

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[11 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Rewards: Give a Little, Receive A Lot for Yacn’s Education

Yasini’s Emergency Project is Now complete. This was the letter and post we sent out the week of December 12th, the deadline for Yasini’s tuition:
Dear Family and Friends of Aura’s House,
Hello. I know you are busy. I know that you work hard, and money is often scarce. Before you click away, I will get to the point right away: We have until December 12, 2014 to ensure that a bright, enthusiastic young student studying law to better his community in Tanzania will NOT be forced to leave school.  We need …

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[6 Dec 2014 | 8 Comments | ]
Complete: Education Project for Anna Marie Arroyo (18) of the Philippines: $1,190 Raised! -THANK YOU!

This project is now completed.
Launched: March 30, 2014.
Completed: December 6, 2014.

Education Project For Anna Marie – the Philippines
Our goal was to raise $1,100.
$1,190 Raised.  THANK YOU!

*Everyone who donated at least $10 to this project between April 30th and June 30th, 2014 was automatically entered in our Birthday Raffle.
Special Thanks to: Luke Wood, for his very generous $300 donation that helped get this project close to being half-complete as well as the additional $50 donation of his raffle prize. Also a HUGE thanks goes to AUR’s Volunteer Club who raised $415 …