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project AVA’s 4th Annual Halloween “Bootique”

project AVA is proud to be hosting our 4th annual Halloween “Bootique”. From September 27th – October 19th, 2018 we will be collecting new and clean, gently used Halloween costumes, size toddler through youth size large. Our collections will be in Edwardsville, Decatur, and Bloomington IL to provide to children in need in these communities. Our goal […]

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project AVA’s 3rd Annual Halloween “Bootique”

project AVA is proud to be hosting our 3rd annual Halloween “Bootique”. From September 25 – October 20th, 2017 we will be collecting new and clean, gently used Halloween costumes, size toddler through youth size large. Our collections will be in Edwardsville, IL and Decatur, IL to provide to children in need in these communities. Our goal […]

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Blue Gives Back

Earlier this summer project AVA held “The Double Play” fundraiser where a portion of the proceeds were to be shared with another non-profit organization.  Among other prizes, one prize was being selected to “Pick the Charity”. For every donation that was made to project AVA during our fundraising event, the donor’s name was entered into a […]

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Casual Kindness

Alicia Ralston is the Director of Procurement at Archer Daniels Midland in Decatur, IL. On the last Friday of every month her department has the option to wear jeans for a $5 contribution. Those employees who contribute are then eligible to recommend specific charitable organizations to be voted on to be the recipient of the […]

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#thea

She is sweet.  She is silly.  She is almost seven.  Her name is Thea Dimitroff, and she is a remarkable young lady.  Thea will soon celebrate her February 27th birthday at a East Alton, Illinois skating rink.  There will be cake, there will be fun, but there will not be any gifts to unwrap.  Sure, […]

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