We put the word out, prayed and started collecting those BEADS! They started rolling in FAST during January,2003 and continue to "roll in".
NEWS FLASH- read press release
We had our first "Sorting Party at Strings Restaurant on April 3, 2003. We were able to begin creating BRACELETS!
Nine volunteers (some
were camera-shy) put together 168 sets of beads for
stringing in Ethiopia during the training phase in June, 2003
To make monetary contributions, make checks payable to
The Cunningham Foundation.
This foundation paid for most of the expenses for food, lodging and some travel for the 23 participants in the June, 2003 trip to Ethiopia.....a MAJOR expense!
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Checks should be mailed to:
Project Mercy c/o Cunningham Foundation 10795 E Powers Drive, Englewood, CO 80111
Full retail-value tax deduction will
be given for each bead donation.
All monetary donations are fully tax-deductible