Monday, October 1, 2012

October Brings SO Much Beauty & Realization

See Beautiful is thrilled to name (drum roll, please!) Realize Your Beauty as our October Non-Profit of the month!

Logo used with permission and linked back to RYB
When it comes to seeing beautiful, one of the most wonderful parts of what we get to do is raise awareness for, and donate to, wonderful non-profit organizations. October's featured non-profit of the month, Realize Your Beauty, leaves us completely inspired. We are honored and humbled to support a beautiful organization foundationally built upon changing the way young people, literally, realize their beauty. 

Why Realize Your Beauty?
Spend five minutes talking to founder, Stacey Lorin Merkl, and you'll feel more beautiful. Your conversation will leave you inspired and you'll understand that the passion behind Realize Your Beauty that is transforming lives. Working strategically to promote "positive body image and eating disorder awareness by way of theatre arts," Realize Your Beauty invites children and adolescents to better understand the dangers of disordered eating while encouraging them to love themselves exactly as they are! Ah, can we say, "Beautiful!," people?  Oh, yes we can!

How does Realize Your Beauty see & spread beautiful?
There are so many ways we're inspired by Realize Your Beauty and the myriad ways they see beautiful. Here are just a few; Realize Your Beauty:

  • promotes positive body image by way of theatre arts;
  • travels to schools, festivals and local theatres to present educational plays, presentations and workshops;
  • invites young people to explore and question images of beauty that are placed in front of them, and expand their understanding of the fundamental difference between ‘being thinner’ and ‘being healthier;’
  • helps children and adolescents discover a new way of thinking about themselves, their bodies and about beauty (RYB, 2012).

How will See Beautiful support Realize Your Beauty?   Great question! See Beautiful™ donates 20% of every product sale to Realize Your Beauty throughout the month of October!

Come "realize your beauty" and help others do the same by connecting with the amazing Realize Your Beauty in the following ways:
  • Visit them on the web, learn more about and support their beautiful work HERE.
  • Like them on Facebook HERE.
  • Tweet with them HERE
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Are you looking for a for a tangible reminder to see beautiful, or know someone who needs one? Check out our See Beautiful products (and feel good knowing a portion of proceeds from every purchase is donated to charity. This month 20% of all product sales will be donated to Realize Your Beauty. Click HERE to learn more.

7 comments:

  1. What a wonderful organization. We like them A LOT! I can just imagine all the good and beautiful they create.
    Blessings,
    Goose

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  2. Such a cool-and MUCH needed-organization. Thanks for sharing! I'll be happy to pass on!

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  3. Such a great organization to promote and fits so well with See Beautiful's mission!

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  4. WHAT A GREAT CHOICE! I went to their site....again, another LIKE to read. I like their means of sharing their cause. Great ideas.

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  5. Realize Your BeautyOctober 8, 2012 at 1:28 PM

    Thank you so much for your kind comment!

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  6. Realize Your BeautyOctober 8, 2012 at 1:29 PM

    Thank you for your nice comment!

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  7. Realize Your BeautyOctober 8, 2012 at 1:29 PM

    Thank you, we really appreciate your words of support!

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Thank you for sharing your thoughts & helping others see beautiful too!