2 years ago
Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Extend a Helping Hand - January 11-31 2011
Pictures of many of the items
From the Notecard:
From the notecard:
"-= About the Cause =-
Extend a Helping Hand is an event put together by Sanura Sakai to raise funds for the Premier's Disaster Relief Appeal. The aim is to provide support and assistance to those Queenslanders affected by the recent massive flooding.
The flooding has already affected 22 towns, as of January 1st, and has forced many from their homes. It has had a devastating effect on many people's lives and livelihoods. An area larger than Germany and France combined has been affected by the flood-waters, and the impact will still be felt for some time to come.
Just to give you some idea about the effect of the floods in my own home-town of Bundaberg, visit www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Bundy-Floods-2010/1765971623708...
To read more about the Premier's Disaster Relief Appeal, to which all funds raised by this event will go, please visit www.qld.gov.au/floods/. You can also donate directly, if you so desire, through the information provided on that site.
To provide complete transparency to this process, transaction history for all donations will be provided at the close of the event at katjohnston.com. Kat Johnston is the real life name of Sanura Sakai, who will be running the event.
-= The Quick Details =-
The Extend a Helping Hand Market will be held from January 11th through to January 31st, though donation vendors and donation booths may be available sooner at individual stores across the grid - the Market is a central area for the event, but I'm hoping that people will participate in their own mainstores and other locations also. Money raised will be donated to the Premier's Disaster Relief Appeal to assist those affected by the Queensland floods.
You can join the Extend a Helping Hand Subscription Group to keep updated for the duration of the event, and to receive notifications when vendors release new donation items.
A regularly updated list of stores and their landmarks will be available at katjohnston.com once people have set up a donation item or donation booth.
The location of the Market can be found here:
-= Get Involved =-
IM or drop a notecard on Sanura Sakai to receive a full informatrion package on becoming a participant. You might want to put on an event, promote the cause, provide donation items, become a donation point or blog about the event. Can you think of another way to get involved? Let me know!"
Some of my purchases:
From Extend a Helping Hand event:
Avatar: Violent Seductions - Hellsent: Includes: Faun legs and Imp ears, tail, Hellsent skin, eyes (not pictured), collar, horns, Hellsent bra and panties
Eyes: ADD Andel! EaHH: Hearts on Fire Eyes - Large Dark
Hair: TSM KHEPRI - Red Shine/black
Shape: My own shape - the Hellsent avatar does not come with a shape
Closer look at the eyes
IT Vocal Yellow
Deviance Deluxe Fairy Tale Princess Gown Cornflower (Pictured is gold trim - comes with gold and silver trim; short and long sleaves)