SPN Family Giving
Spreading fandom positive energy
For his 45th birthday, Jensen chose Random Acts to be the beneficiary of our latest fundraising endeavor.Random Acts inspires acts of kindness around the world, both big and small. They provide a vast network of caring people with the encouragement and support they need to change lives for the better.All of these acts of kindness contribute to a bigger story, a message that Random Acts embodies and promotes — that you too can conquer the world one random act of kindness at a time.This event has ended effective March 1st, 2023 and is currently in the process of settling out.
SPN Family Giving is a fan run collective venture. Partners in SPN Family Giving include the Super Wiki, AbordDeLimpala, The SPN 'Verse, SamDeanSandwich, * and AllAckles.Our intent is to follow the lead Jared, Jensen, and the rest of the cast and crew of Supernatural have set through spreading positive energy via connecting our community by organizing fundraising events around notable SPN Family holidays.Our inaugural event was held the week of March 1st, 2022 in honor of Jensen's 44th birthday. Between direct donations and the proceeds from our online auction, we were able raise $1791.00 to benefit Thinkery, Austin.We followed this up with an event held in July, 2022 in honor of Jared Padalecki's 40th birthday. Direct donations, apparel merch sales and the proceeds from our online auction combined raised $2,180.00 going to benefit Attitudes In Reverse.For Misha Colins' Birthday in August, 2022 we held a fundraiser in honor. Direct donations and the proceeds from our online auction combined raised $1,350 going to benefit Nova Ukraine.
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Thinkery is where Austin’s children and families come to enjoy play-based, inquiry-rich, hands-on learning experiences. Through our interactive STEAM exhibits and programs, Thinkery encourages physical, emotional, and cognitive development for young learners and fosters joyful curiosity for all ages.
ATTITUDES IN REVERSE
Attitudes In Reverse® or AIR® offers a comprehensive mental health plan to educate youth, from elementary level through college-age. AIR'®s programs are wrapped in messages of understanding, empathy and kindness towards all. At AIR®, they believe that good mental health programming makes the best anti-bullying and suicide prevention plans. Breaking down stigma allows AIR® to help identify youth who are at risk. Programs are also available for parents, teachers and all school staff. Certified AIR® Dogs, therapy dogs, accompany all program presenters.