Christmas in July

Christmas in July isn’t an official holiday, but CTG members beat the summer heat with fun and festivities to celebrate this “unofficial holiday” on July 25.  We were invited to a member’s home were we enjoyed cool refreshments, great food and a special gift exchange.  We sat around the Christmas tree and opened gifts that […]

CP Write-up Love Letters

The women of Change Through Giving love to make a difference in people’s lives. There are a few of us that love to get a little crafty too, so the Love Letters project is always a great way to combine two passions. The group gathered at a member’s home in June and enjoyed some delicious […]

Kid’s House of Seminole, Inc.

Change Through Giving members collected school supplies last month to be donated to Kid’s House of Seminole, Inc.  This organization’s mission is to prevent child abuse and to aid child abuse victims and families by providing a safe child-friendly environment from report and investigation of child abuse through treatment and resolution.   Visit www.kidshouse.org for more […]

CTG goes wild at Beach Clean Up

For the past 20 years, the Ocean Conservancy and coordinators from around the globe have worked together to create the largest daily volunteer effort in the world and CTG was a part of it. Every year, during the 3rd Saturday in September, volunteers work together to clean beaches, rivers and other waterways. Data collected by […]

CTG Hosts 2nd Annual Fundraiser at Ten Thousand Villages

The ladies of Change Through Giving held their second annual fundraising event with fair trade organization, Ten Thousand Villages. The after-hours shopping event was held at the Ten Thousand Villages store on Park Avenue in Winter Park on November 5th. Guests enjoyed cheese and wine while shopping collectibles and crafts from all over the world. […]

February’s Focus

For the month of February, the ladies of Change Through Giving donated to the charity Dress for Success. Dress for Success is a global organization founded in New York City in 1997. The mission of Dress for Success is to promote economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and […]

CTG’s 1st B-day Write-up

The ladies of CTG joined for their January 2009 meeting and were able to share an exceptionally special time together. Change Through Giving celebrated its first birthday! Wow, how amazing it was to look back at a year full of challenges, hard work and accomplishments. By joining forces, we were able to accomplish more than […]

Hand Massages to the ladies of Delaney Park!

The CTG ladies visited the local Orlando nursing home, DelaneyPark, on May 19th. The group outing included CTG members Connie McCahan, Kati Trisler, Jessi Bonk and Lisa Friesz, as well as members’ friends, Joy and Lisa’s sister. Set out to brighten someone’s day, the CTG ladies stopped at each room to offer up some conversation, […]

Hand Massages to the ladies of Delaney Park!

The CTG ladies visited the local Orlando nursing home, DelaneyPark, on May 19th. The group outing included CTG members Connie McCahan, Kati Trisler, Jessi Bonk and Lisa Friesz, as well as members’ friends, Joy and Lisa’s sister. Set out to brighten someone’s day, the CTG ladies stopped at each room to offer up some conversation, […]