Breast Cancer AwarenessBreast cancer is one of the leading health crises for women in the United States. 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.http://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-awareness- month Purchase a Breast Cancer Awareness coffee mug for $10.00 and receive free coffee refills for the entire month of October. 100% of proceeds go to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.
Feed the Hungry The Atlanta Community Food Bank distributes nearly 35 million pounds of food and groceries a year to 600 nonprofitpartner feeding programs, including after-school programs, senior centers, community kitchens, shelters and food pantries in Metro Atlanta and North Georgia. http://www.acfb.org/ Bring in 5 non-perishable food items and receive a free large coffee.
Toys for TotsThe primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a shiny new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to needy youngsters that will motivate them to grow into responsible, productive, patriotic citizens and community leaders. http://northatlanta.toysfortots.org Bring in a new, unopened toy before December 23rd and get a free large coffee and 50% off your next book purchase.
January Project Overcoat Project Overcoat provides thousands of new and gently used coats and blankets to men, women and children in need. The coats and blankets are distributed to local nonprofit organizations.http://www.unitedwayatlanta.org/AboutUs/Partnerships/Pages/PROJECTOVE RCOAT.aspx Bring in your new or gently used coats, jackets and blankets during the month of January and receive a free medium coffee.
February National Donor Day The American Red Cross exists to providecompassionate care to those in need. Our network of generous donors, volunteers and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world h t t p : / / w w w. r e d c r o s s . o r g Buy a coffee mug for $10.00 and get free refills the entire month of February.
March Project Sole Project Sole is a nonprofit organization using shoes toimprove your community and make the world a better place. http://projectsole.org/Bring in a new or gently used pair of shoes and get a free large coffee.
April National Autism Awareness In order to highlight the growing need for concern and awareness about autism, the Autism Society has been celebrating National Autism Awareness Month since the 1970s. The UnitedStates recognizes April as a special opportunity for everyone to educate the public about autism and issues within the autism community. http://www.autism-society.org/about-us/national-autism-awareness-month/Purchase an Autism Awareness coffee mug for $10.00 and get free coffee refills the entire month of April. 100% of the proceeds go to the Autism Society.
May Cystic Fibrosis Awareness 30,000 children and adults have CF in the United States. More than 10 million Americans are symptomless carriers of the defective CF gene.The disease occurs in one of every 3,500 live births of all Americans and about 1,000 new cases of cystic fibrosis are diagnosed each year. http://www.cff.org/GetInvolved/CFAwareness/Purchase a Cystic Fibrosisbag for $19.99 and get50% off your next bookpurchase.
Operation BackpackOperation Backpack is an initiative to get much needed school supplies in the hands ofas many children as possible. There are thousands of school-aged children in Newton County living under the poverty level. One of the most devastating consequences of poverty is the impact it has on the children’s education. Bring in new school supplies or backpacks and get a free medium coffee.
July Letters to SoldiersSend letters and packages to currently deployed service members and veterans! Learn more about this opportunity by visiting www.letterstosoldiers.org. Bring in a hand written letter or care package for a soldier overseas and receive a free medium coffee and a 50% off coupon for your next book order.
August Animal Shelter Supply Drive http://www.georgiaspca.org/welcome-georgia-spca Below is a link to the Georgia SPCA wish list of items they are in need of.http://www.georgiaspca.org/sites/default/files/files/81912wishlistt.pdf Bring in any pet supply item and receive a free medium coffee.
September Give Burns the BootHelp Georgia Fire Fighters help burn survivors in their journey of recovery as well as to prevent others from experiencing the traumatic event of a burn injury. http://www.gfbf.org/what_you_can_do/boot_drive.html Join us every Saturday in September 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. and meet our local heroes. Donate and get 25% off your next book purchase.