Happy Birthday Joey!

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Tercha Village

Hope for the Women of Tercha

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JOEY'S HAVING A BIRTHDAY, HELP US CELEBRATE!!! When: January 10, 2011 at 4:30 pm Where: Clifton/Bixler Residence - 15366 South Maplelane, Oregon City OR 97045 Why: Because we love Joey! What: Lots of fun, food and football! Go Ducks! In lieu of gifts this year, we would like to encourage Joey's family and friends to make a donation to something that is very near and dear to her heart, giving back to others. All of the money raised will go towards building a maternity ward for women and their children in Tercha, a rural town in Southern Ethiopia. (located in the same region her little sweeties, Tigist and Mihiretu, are from!) 1 in 27 women in Ethiopia will die due to complications during pregnancy or delivery (compared to 1 in 4,800 in the US) Your gift to Joey will help change this for many women in Ethiopia. Help us honor our amazing birthday girl by making a donation in any amount and leaving a birthday wish in the 'comment' section. Is there really a better way to celebrate with Joey then helping to bring hope and health to others!?! Hope to see you all there!! (Click on video link below for a personal look at where your donation will be going and click on the 'View Parent Campaign' on bottom right to read more details about this project) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Information about a Glimmer Of Hope - www.aglimmerofhope.org * A Glimmer of Hope lifts women and children out of extreme poverty in rural Ethiopia. * Tax deductible donation * 100% of all donations go directly to funding projects (more than 4,000 to date) as a seperate endowment is set up to cover all overhead costs. * A Glimmer of Hope has improved 2.5 million lives. * Recently, founders Donna and Philip Berber were ranked #6 globally on Barron's list of The Best 25 Givers, based on effectiveness and impact.

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Someone donated $380
Christopher Paul donated $50 and said, "we love you joey, we had a great time celebrating your special day with you."
Joanne Bixler donated $170 and said, "This was given by my sweet, dear friend, Katherine and my children, Jadon and Ciana! Bless you darlins!!"
Doug Bixler donated $25 and said, "Happy Birthday Joey!!! What a thoughtful way to celebrate your birthday -God has blessed with so much. Have a great day ! We love you so much . Doug,Alejandra and Andrew"
Steve Bixler donated $50 and said, "Totally cool and God inspired idea and I want to do it for my birthday! Love Anonyman"
Linda Schramm donated $50 and said, "Happy Birthday sweet cousin! What a beautiful B.D. idea. Love it!! I wish I could celebrate with you, but I'll see you soon. Love you so much...give Kristen and family a big hug from me. Linda"
Larissa Bixler Stein donated $25 and said, "In honor of Joey's birthday :)"
Susan Bixler donated $100 and said, "Happy Birthday my fabulous sister! I love you so much and I know this will be your best birthday ever. I wish I could be there but I don't think anyone wants a War Eagle sitting among those Dandy Ducks! Love you and Kristen so much, Susie"
Kristen Greene donated $50 and said, "Happy Birthday Joey! I love you so much and am so thankful for the decision you made 30 years ago to give me life and place me in a loving family! I wouldn't be who I am today if it wasn't for you!"
Robert Clifton donated $100

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