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[4 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
2013 Holiday Raffle Now Closed

This raffle is now closed.
See The Video for the Drawing and List of Winners!

Dear Aura’s House Friends and Family,
This Holiday Season, we are raffling off a $100 Amazon Gift Card OR a $100 donation to the Charity, FirstGiving Project of your choice or a Special Gift for your sponsor child to one lucky Aura’s House donor. We are also offering a $50 second prize (Amazon Gift Card or Donation) and an amazing third prize which is a hand-crafted sterling silver Aura’s House necklace made and donated by artist, Jocelyn Burrows …

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[16 Jul 2013 | 3 Comments | ]
Congratulations to Our 9th Birthday Raffle Winners!

Dear All,
The toddlers have chosen, and thought it would be fun to build up the suspense apparently by taking a while to do so. The drawing was held at our favorite little park in Rome, Italy in Villa Sciara. You can watch Lukas (3) and Nico (1) choose the winners here:

A big congratulations to Jeff and Suzzanne Cutler who won second prize (A $50 Amazon gift card or donation to the charity of their choice) and Jocelyn Burrows-Vache who won first prize (A $100 Amazon gift card or donation to …

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[28 Jun 2013 | 3 Comments | ]
A Tribute to Our Dear Friend, Barbara Rogers

Dear Friends,
We are incredibly saddened (and shocked) to learn that one of our dearest friends and active supporters is no longer with us. Barbara Rogers was a dedicated super-sponsor through Children International and considered herself (in her own words), “Aura’s House’s number one fan.”
Her close friend and fellow super-sponsor, Mckenzie Fritch broke the news in a wonderful tribute over at Lift One. In it she writes, “At 11:58 last night, I received an email informing me that our friend Barbara Rogers passed away quietly in her kitchen on Friday, June …

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[22 Jun 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
Birthday Raffle Extended to All Active AH Projects until June 30th

Hi There!
I woke up this morning to some really great news. (No, not the news that my husband had to work today and I would need to entertain our two spirited toddler sons solo in record Roman heat…)
Our Aura’s Elementary School Water Project in Guatemala  has now fully funded and then some, thanks to some amazing and generous donors! I’m also happy to report that our Tuition Project for Stephanie in Guatemala that only launched a week ago is already 80% funded and she is now that much closer to …

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[27 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
And The Raffle Winner Is…

Seven month-old Nico Hemling chose the raffle winner today.
Thanks to all who entered our 8th Birthday Raffle. Baby Nico chose a winner, and she is repeat Aura’s House donor, Lori Hartwick!
Congratulations Lori! We’ll be in touch soon so you can choose either a $100 Amazon Gift Card or $100 to your favorite charity or cause.
Thanks to all who entered for making a difference in the lives of needy children and their families.
Kristen and The Aura’s House Team