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Win a Playstation 5 Bundle

Date November 14, 2020

Looking for a Playstation 5 for the Holiday season? The Foundation was lucky enough to secure the bundle you see in the photo and will be giving it away to a lucky ticket holder for our virtual fundraiser. Ticket sales will go live on Monday 11/16. Tickets for this fundraiser will be $50 and there will be a limited number available. As we expect demand to be high, we are going to grant anyone who shares a story of how they paid it forward on our website ( ) early access to the fundraiser! After you share on our site, comment below “Done” and you will get the link before the general public does! Thank you for helping us make the world a little kinder, one Rees’ piece at a time.

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Make America Kind Again

Date November 12, 2020

We are doing a limited run of our Make America Kind Again sweatshirts just in time for the holiday season! After a crushing 2020, your support will help us raise the funds to continue our programs in 2021. Orders will arrive on or around 12/16/20.


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2020 Contactless Toy Drive

Date November 8, 2020

Families in our community need our help now, perhaps more than ever before…

Sadly, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, many of our drop-off locations are unable to physically collect toys this year.  In a year where we expect the need for donations to increase exponentially this could be potentially devastating.  Fortunately we have a solution that we think could help offset the loss of physical locations:  Contactless donation through online retailers!

The easiest way to do it is to click on our Amazon wishlist (HERE) This will set up shipping and allow you to choose from the gifts our experience tells us are the most needed.

If you do choose Amazon, we are preferably asking any/all of Rees’ pieces to go to and choose the ReesSpecht Life Foundation as the non-profit you will support (doing this will ensure that a portion of proceeds will go directly to … Read More

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