Walk for Wishes aims to raise money to grant wishes for children with terminal illnesses. With the average wish costing $7,500, it takes a lot of people to come together and raise money for this amazing cause.
PS Charities supporter Jared Surdin has already raised $1,213 for the cause in just a few short weeks. Due to his incredible fundraising efforts, Make a Wish National has agreed not only to match his amount, but also to triple it! So in essence, Jared has raised over $4,000 dollars! … [more]
Big congratulations go out to Jackie Albright and Lindsay Haase, the winners of PSC’s Hockey for Eden challenge! Together, the two raised more than $3,500 for the Build a House Project benefiting MSgt Eden Pearl. As a result, the pair won 100 level seats to last nights Caps game against the Tampa Bay Lightning! The rest of the participants, and some lucky volunteers, were also rewarded with tickets for their support of PSC! … [more]
Last Saturday night was our second and last hockey happy hour at the Front Page in Arlington in support of our Build A House Project. The turn out was great! We had lots of people there ready to cheer the Capitals on to victory and see if they won lunch with Nick Backstrom and Marcus Johansson. I had received several calls that day about people wanting to get last minute tickets and support the cause!
At the event, we had several people come up and just donate to the cause. We even had one Marine, currently serving, come to our table to learn more about the cause and donate some money. He was very touched by what we are doing as he has done two tours in Afghanistan himself. That moment was very humbling for me and made me feel like all of the hard work we have been putting into this cause is really worth while, not only for the Pearl family, but for our military community as well. … [more]
Shooting for Eden is the third event hosted by PS Charities in support of the Build A House Project. A special thanks to Sir Walter Gun Club for donating all the proceeds from the shooting match entry fees towards the cause and allowing us to use their establishment to share Eden’s story and continue to raise additional funds. At the event people had different options to contribute towards the event: … [more]
PS Charities has teamed with Operation Finally Home (both 501c3 organizations) to build mortgage free homes for our Nation’s wounded and disabled veterans. PS Charities, Operation Finally Home and Pulte/Centex Homes are proud to announce the ground breaking in Spring 2014 for our current project of the Garrett Jones family home in Fredericksburg, VA. … [more]