Helping Children…

My friend, Kerry Dwyer, is sponsoring a wonderful charity to help under-served children … Please feel free to visit and connect up with her at her site, whether you partake in this or not. She’s a lovely woman, author and mother.

About The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap

The year 1895 was filled with memorable historical events: the Dreyfus Affair divided France; Booker T. Washington gave his Atlanta address; Richard Olney, United States Secretary of State, expanded the effects of the Monroe Doctrine in settling a boundary dispute between the United Kingdom and Venezuela; and Oscar Wilde was tried and convicted for "gross indecency" under Britian's recently passed law that made sex between males a criminal offense. When the news of Wilde's conviction went out over telegraphs worldwide, it threw a small Nevada town into chaos. This is the story of what happened when the lives of its citizens were impacted by the news of Oscar Wildes' imprisonment. It is chronicle of hatred and prejudice with all its unintended and devastating consequences, and how love and friendship bring strength and healing. Paulette Mahurin, the author, is a Nurse Practitioner who lives in Ojai, California with her husband Terry and their two dogs--- Max and Bella. She practices women's health in a rural clinic and writes in her spare time. All profits from her book are going to animal rescue, Santa Paula Animal Shelter, the first and only no-kill shelter in Ventura County, CA, where she lives. (see links below on Ventura County Star Article & Shelter) To find out more please go the The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap on facebook or Amazon or e-mail us at the gavatar addresses. Thank you. (photos: of Paulette, her family, and a reading at The Ojai Art Center, July 2012)
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12 Responses to Helping Children…

  1. Love what you are doing with your blog!

  2. Each day I pray that God will open a window to help someone no matter how big or small it is.
    You have a good heart.

  3. gita4elamats says:

    Had to reblog this to spread the word.
    On a different note a joyful dog story:

  4. natuurfreak says:

    Fine you tell us over her on your blog.I sponsor Bert bringing music and English to the children in Cambodia bij the organisation Cambodia Dutch

  5. pattersonty says:

    Reblogged this on Taking the road less traveled.

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