The Season of Giving ~ Tears for Fears Fans’ Annual Holiday Givings

Pabst is not just about music, it's about helping musicians too!  photo courtesy  - travel fan team member attending Pabst

Pabst is not just about music, it’s about helping musicians too! photo courtesy – travel fan team member attending Pabst

Without preaching to the choir, we know there are tons in the world who get paused by life. Some have been highlighted by Good Man Curt Smith. It’s time to take a moment and just see what we can do to help those who need a hand.

Some cases may seem more severe than others, some more tragic…but they ALL need attention. Members of #TeamCS – a group that started in 2010 supporting Curt’s participation in a charity to help the earthquake victims in Haiti -encourage everyone to give what you can this year to the group in need of your choice. There is a list below of past charities and orgs to which we have contributed or donated. You may have some to which you donate and we’d love to hear about them too.

We never know when we’ll need a helping hand. As much as we plan and work hard to ‘hold it together’ things go awry and often are out of our control. Sometimes one’s savings isn’t enough to pull through in the hard times. Please consider those who need to be uplifted during their time of distress. Make November and December a month of charitable donations in the amount you can afford. If you do donate, tweet us @papasfans, we’d love to RT and encourage others to join the causes.

Photo from news clippings posted by Curt Smith

Photo from news clippings posted by Curt Smith

2014 List
Taylor Smith – progress is being made, thanks to any who may have donated to this young lady when we first posted about it. Read more and consider a donation. She has approximately 100 days of treatment covered but reports are saying it will take about 2years for a full recovery. We want to see her at 100%. Our prayers are with her. Let’s envision her healthy and well.

Maceo – We continue to give and will give until our funds run dry. Visit http://www.standwithmaceo.com to see how you can help.

Maceo's mum sends these great notes on his progress.

Maceo’s mum sends these great notes on his progress.

Tory Burch Foundation – This organisation is outstanding. Find out why by clicking this link or copying and pasting the below URL into your browser. http://www.toryburchfoundation.org

Angel Tree -Several TeamCS members have purchased gifts for this program. Click here to learn more.

Please also consider
The American Cancer Society
Education Funds/Scholarships
Music Programs/Musician Assistance
Taylor’s calling – helping musicians w/drug addictions
PabLove Foundation – Cancer Warriors

We wish everyone a safe holiday season, please think of others as you travel and may glad tidings and good energy be with you.

Feel encouraged to love!

Feel encouraged to love!

Thanks for reading, thanks for donating!
AA

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