Saint Resources and Other Information
SQPN (Star Quest Production Network) is a multimedia organization specializing in the production of audio and video programs faithful to the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church. Their saint index is always being upgraded and offers an impressive amount of information on almost every saint available.
Featuring a great Catholic saint index as well as news, prayers, readings and other helpful information.
The Catholic Encyclopedia, as its name implies, proposes to give its readers full and authoritative information on the entire cycle of Catholic interests, action and doctrine. What the Church teaches and has taught; what she has done and is still doing for the highest welfare of mankind; her methods, past and present; her struggles, her triumphs, and the achievements of her members, not only for her own immediate benefit, but for the broadening and deepening of all true science, literature and art.
offers sacramentals, free of charge, to individuals and to overseas Missions. They support the cost of their work, in part, through the sale of rosaries and chaplets, and their unique Rosary Makers aids, such as those displayed on their RosaryMakersGuide.Org website. All of their products are hand-made and designed by their own rosary makers after years of trial and error. They also offer a printed Manual for making Cord Rosaries, as well as Kits with illustrated instructions to make a Chain Rosary.
*** Charities ***
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing the disease through research, education, advocacy, and service. 50% of the profit from all of my Breast Cancer items goes to the American Cancer Society for Research
Catholic Charities USA does a ton of good work not only during times of disaster, but in times of personal distress including grief counseling, adoption services, help for single and unwed mothers, and help for the homeless.
The Children's Hospital Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders was ranked No. 5 in the nation by CHILD Magazine in 2005 after an extensive study. The Cancer Center is the only pediatric-focused center of its kind in the Rocky Mountain region. It provides a full range of medical, surgical, nursing and support services for kids from birth to age 25 who have childhood cancers and blood disorders, such as hemophilia and sickle cell anemia. More than 600 patients seek treatment from Children's program each year. 50% of the profit from my Children's Cancer items is donated to Children's Hospital!
Our Lady of Grace School (Formerly Father Tom's Kids). An African school helping over 300 kids many who have been orphaned by AIDS. Their mission is to financially enable the education and care of children in the area and to sow the seeds of character, and reap children's destinies by contributing to the various facets of education and well being.
Morris Animal Foundation. At home and in the wild, animals enrich our lives. They deserve the same from us. Morris Animal Foundation is a nonprofit foundation that funds humane animal health studies to advance veterinary medicine. Their work helps animals worldwide to enjoy longer, healthier lives. And that makes our lives better, too. A great place for a memorial donation in remembrance for pets that have passed!!
The National Fibromyalgia Association For nearly 20 years the National Fibromyalgia Association’s mission has been to develop and execute programs to improve the quality of life for all people affected by fibromyalgia. The NFA is focused on patient support and education, awareness outreach, healthcare provider education, patient advocacy and the facilitation of scientific research around the world. Membership is free. Learn more here: http://www.fmaware.org 50% of the profit from all of my Fibro items goes to the NFA.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Foundation. While our military troops are working to keep us out of harm's way, the VFW's Unmet Needs Program is attempting to do the same for their families. 50% of the profit from my Liberty items goes to the VFW Foundation tohelp our troops.
Wild Animal Sanctuary (featured on Animal Planet’s “Growing up Black Leopard”) has been rescuing exotic wildlife and endangered species since 1980, and are currently home to more than 155 Lions, Tigers, Bears, Jaguars, Leopards, Mountain Lions, Lynx, Bobcats, Servals, Wolves, and other wildlife. These animals were abandoned, abused, illegally kept, or came from other terrible situations. The vast majority of the animals were so-called “pets” - and were confiscated by law enforcement officials.