Anacortes, WA, November 23, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- People can vote every day in August for CSIRI to win the 250k Pepsi Challenge Grant in August, 2010. CSIRI is a local 501(c)(3) giving problem teens free counseling and volunteer opportunities since 2007. Every person with online access can vote once a day on the Pepsi site in December to help families have a safe place to enjoy the healing benefits of music and art. All funds will be used in the local community.
MOM'SOS, or Science of Open Systems Learning Centers, are created by workshop participants in Design by TEAMS, where every child gets a say in the design process. Freedom and choice are sources of creativity. Supported by volunteers and mentors, the Director, Andi Bowe, a fulltime PhD doctoral candidate in Education & Leadership, Self-Designed at Walden U online, with a Masters' in Education since 2005 from Grand Canyon University online, specializing in Instructional Technology, works pro bono to help heal and counsel domestic violence victims and their families. A piano teacher, published author, composer, and poet, Andi's goals are to create peace and to bring the spirit of Aloha to human relations. She will be performing an original medley of Christmas music on the 10K KAWAI grand piano concert at the local library on Dec. 19th from 2-2:30 PM. Everyone is welcome.