I am participating in what's known around the world as Mission Monkey Day! What is Mission Monkey you ask? Well, there's this blogger friend of ours known as Pixie Momma, aka Michelle. Michelle has a little girl, or Monkey as she's known by, who was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma. To learn more about it, click here. Monkey is a sweet little 16-month-old girl. She doesn't deserve this. Nobody deserves this.
But the good news is that Monkey only has Stage 1 (low risk). The bad news is the medical bills are mounting and the Physical Therapy, which starts today, isn't covered by insurance. Michelle is using the donated money to offset medical bills. She will donate any unused portion to another family dealing with the same issue.
This is why the blogging universe is banning together like never before to rally around Michelle and Monkey to provide support. In addition, to further entice you to lend your hand and donate to the cause, we have over 50 items that have been donated. Many bloggers are hosting these fabulous giveaways and all you need to win one of these items is just one raffle ticket.
Princess of Sarcasm - http://bit.ly/9nUmBp
The One and Only Oka - http://bit.ly/9KZSOG
SupahMommy - http://bit.ly/bSMrGw
Jenn B Says #1 - http://bit.ly/bYzHAH
Jenn B Says #2 - http://bit.ly/bej01D
Amber - http://bit.ly/cTGq29
Two Little Monkeys - http://bit.ly/cZKjzK
Mommy's Nest - http://bit.ly/9tLjoy
Chief's Hiding From the Kids - http://bit.ly/cfKIiO
Jenny - http://bit.ly/dftIS2
Jana - http://bit.ly/aUKVjM
You may donate any amount of money via PayPal as it's linked directly to Michelle's bank account. However, in order to be a part of the raffle, this is how it's going to go. If you donate the following, you get the subsequent number of entries:
- $10 - 2 entries
- $20 - 5 entries
- $30 - 10 entries
- $40 - 15 entries
- $50 - 20 entries
- $75 - 35 entries
- $100 - 50 entries
- $200 - 125 entries
Click on monkey to donate...please help!
If you are donating money via PayPal, I need to know who it's coming from. For example, look at the first picture below. The link takes to you this screen. Press the plus sign and then indicate your blog name/blog email address so I can track you accordingly.
And, here's the thing: this could be any of our kids.
Thank you for your time and thank you for your donation.
There are also a few other things going on to celebrate Mission Monkey so please visit them all!
More info can be found here - CASH PRIZES!!!!!!
Kerri over at Kerri's Klutter is donating $1 for each and every linkup she receives for her weekly meme, Comment Love Letters. In addition, Adrienne is matching Kerri's donation dollar for dollar! Go and link up and support Mission Monkey!
ZGirl and Travis are participating in a weight loss challenge and they are asking for your sponsorship. Please visit them and lend your support!
Jenn, over at BabyStepsInHighHeels, has a challenge where she's going to donate $1 for every comment/new follower from now until the end of May. Please visit her!