SCRAPBOOK OF GIVING and CAUSES SUPPORTED
We get by with a little help from our friends...
The Oasis Center – Las Vegas, NV – Dec. 2008 – Dec. 2011
With the help of A Place For Miracle, since 2008 POSSIBILITIES raised money to give the children of the center gift certificates for the holidays. In the last few years, Kiwanis Neon Lights of Las Vegas has also helped in this cause.
The Oasis Center – Las Vegas, NV – Jan. 2010
In collaboration with IIDA and A Place for Miracles, POSSIBILITIES created a make over for the recreational center of the facility, donating design services, carpet, flooring, paint, fabric, furniture, pool table, exercise equipment, sound bed therapy, TV, art work and area rugs to remake the area into a haven for the children to create art, play games and enjoy being a child. All products and services were donated by several kind hearted folks too numerous to mention.
The Oasis Center – Las Vegas, NV – April 2011
In collaboration with IIDA and A Place for Miracles, POSSIBILITIES helped redesigned the Boys Building. We repainted, made furniture, bedspreads and drapery, installed new flooring and carpet and all products and services were donated by kind hearted folks too numerous to mention.
Baby's Bounty – Las Vegas, NV – Oct. 2011
In cooperation with the Consular Chamber of Commerce a fundraiser for Baby's Bounty was held at Plant Works called Las Vegas: Where the World Meets. POSSIBILITIES had an enlightening evening of speakers from across the world speak about international business in Las Vegas. The following Honorary Consuls spoke that evening. Paulina Biggs Sparkuhl, Honorary Consul of The Republic of Chile, Lena Walther, Honorary Consul of the Kingdom of Sweden, Jonathan Warren, Honorary Consul of the Principality of Monaco and John Petkus, Honorary Consul of Poland. Aimmee Kodichian was our keynote speaker for the event. We raised $1,000 for the evening. All proceeds were given to Baby's Bounty.
POSSIBILITIES – Las Vegas, NV – Jan. 2012
POSSIBILITIES donated the cost of the seminar to the clients attending.
Southern Nevada Children's First – Las Vegas, NV – Feb. 2012
In collaboration with the Kiwanis Neon Lights Club of Las Vegas, A Place for Miracles we gathered seven van loads of furniture and home items for the charity. We also raised several hundred dollars in cash and gift certificates for the organization that day. POSSIBILITIES held a "mock" House Warming Party to collect all the products.
Baby's Bounty – Las Vegas, NV – June 2012
In collaboration with Kiwanis Neon Lights Club of Las Vegas, A Place for Miracles, WE of the World, WIMA and POSSIBILTIES held an Afternoon Tea and Garden Party to collect items for babies and cash and gift certificates. By the end of the event, we had collected a van load of baby items and approx. $1200 in gift certificates and cash that was donated directly to the cause.
WIMA – Women in Music & Arts – Las Vegas, NV – Jan. 2012 – current
POSSIBILITIES donated numerous items for raffle and sponsored wine and food for the mixers and fundraisers during the year. Ann of POSSIBILITIES donated services like singing and speaking at their events and loaning her sound system. Ann also has mentored the founder of WIMA in setting up the organization and has offered numerous hours of time to the organization to help build its foundation. WIMA will give scholarships to deserving women and men of all ages that are students of all art modalities.
NEWH – 1990 – Present
Ann has been an Industry Foundation member since 1990 and sat on the board of directors for over 13 years. She has been twice the past president of the organization. Ann was given the Joyce L. Johnson Award from the organization in 2002. NEWH has given millions of dollars in scholarship money to deserving students in the design industry.
IIDA – 2006 – Present
Ann has been an Industry Foundation member since 2006. This is a non-profit organization that helps existing members acquire CEU credits to help them sustain their licensing as a design professional.
ADAS – Founding member – Oct. 2012 Event
POSSIBILITES in collaboration with WIMA will be assisting ADAS in a fundraiser to kick off their mid-century mod tour this Oct. We will be doing a Sock Hop with a fashion show, dance number, and live music and dancing to help raise funds for the organization.
Forgotten Song Productions – 2008 – present
Ann Parenti has donated a portion of her proceeds from her books Life Choices: Putting the Pieces Together and Pursuing Your Passion and her CD As Promised to A Place for Miralces, Susan G. Koman Foundation, The Oasis Center, The Center for Spiritual Living, The Ganesha Center, and many others.
If you are interested in supporting any of the above causes please contact POSSIBILITIES