Monday, August 16, 2010

Turn "Me" into "We"

ReaLife Communities
 It’s about:

The Story:
In my neighborhood, I learned over the last two years there are homeless families. I learned there are families that are hungry & don't have money for food. I learned that middle school girls are subjected into forced prostitution by teenage boys.

Were do I live? Not LA, not New York not Chicago or the Philippines or some third world country. I live in Vancouver, Washington. Yes, it's happening in my neighborhood, but I can't do anything about it. I need “you” to help “me” become

We can end homelessness in our Community. We can end hunger in our Community. We can end sexual trafficking, yes, in OUR Community. We are better together than We are alone.

These issues are a reality in Vancouver and in particular in our own Hazel Dell Community. But we can do something about it.

A two-year dream is about to become reality. Many organizations, non-profits, and churches are coming together to unite as one to make a difference in Clark County: Real Life in Hazel Dell.

Here’s how you can help:

We can do this! Pass this link on to others and share it in your network! Be apart of making a difference .

Saturday, August 7, 2010

Dream Year Dream Becoming a Reality!

The Pepsi Refresh Grant Project has approved a $250,000 Grant proposal to "LAUNCH A COMMUNITY CENTER FOR OUR CITY TO RESOURCE IT'S NEIGHBORHOODS." the name of the community center is "ReaLife in Hazel Dell."

Now, we have to start spreading the news to friends, family, & the community and tell them to vote. You can vote once a day. Here is how you can vote & help:
1. Go to
2. Text your vote: text 101948 To 73774
3. Use you Facebook account & install the Pepsi Refresh App
4. Install the ReaLife/PepsiRefresh widget (from above website) to your blog or website.
5. Blog about our cause or email, Twitter, Facebook, etc., to ask everyone you know to vote. We have to be in the top two in order to get this grant.

To learn more about ReaLife in Hazel Dell, check out

There's no time to lose, voting ends August 31st, 2010.

Brett Aljets
Founder of ReaLife Communities

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