DURANGO, CO (August 14, 2007) – Children’s online boutique Skimbaco.com launches Spread Sunshine Charity program benefiting Hope International.
Skimbaco offers an unique shopping experience for modern parents. Easy online shopping with products from mom-owned companies and from small independent labels, which have philantrophic focus. Skimbaco launched it’s own Spread Sunshine charity program along with a Spread Sunshine necklace today. The necklace is designed by jewelry artist DeAnna Cochran, and the sales proceed Hope International, a non-profit adoption organization from Dallas, Texas.
“DeAnna Cochran is an amazing person, with a heart of gold. She was my inspiration to start a company with a philanthropic focus. Now I am truly honored of her designing us a custom necklace. I am so thrilled that together we can make a difference, we can spread sunshine” states Skimbaco’s Owner Katja Presnal.
The donations to Hope International will be helping to improve the living conditions of children in orphanages around the world. The organization’s volunteers visit orphanages bringing assistance to improve the living conditions for these special children. Their latest humanitary trip was to St. Petersburg, Russia, last month. Hope International offers a pro-diversity program for people who have difficulties adopting because of marital status or age.
“I am thrilled to be working with Skimbaco on the Spread Sunshine Charity Program. Hope International is such a worthy organization and I feel honored to have been awarded the commission to design the “Spread Sunshine” necklace. Skimbaco’s involvement with Hope International will make a real difference in children’s, and potential parents, lives.” states, Jewelry Artist, DeAnna Cochran.
“Many busy moms want to find unique items for their children and do charity, but also have busy lives” says Katja Presnal, owner of Skimbaco. “The pure silver necklace is our tribute to Moms, and it makes it easy for Moms shopping with us to do something good, while browsing our store”.