Here are some of the local starfish we support:

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Starfish have names

ask anyone.

A young girl was walking along a beach upon which thousands of starfish had been washed up during a terrible storm. When she came to each starfish, she would pick it up, and throw it back into the ocean. People watched her with amusement. She had been doing this for some time when a man approached her and said, “Little girl, why are you doing this? Look at this beach! You can’t save all these starfish. You can’t begin to make a difference!” The girl seemed crushed, suddenly deflated. But after a few moments, she bent down, picked up another starfish, and hurled it as far as she could into the ocean. Then she looked up at the man and replied, “Well, I made a difference to that one!” The old man looked at the girl inquisitively and thought about what she had done and said. Inspired, he joined the little girl in throwing starfish back into the sea. Soon others joined, and all the starfish were saved.

— Adapted from The Star Thrower by Loren C. Eiseley

A part of our personal mission as your brand identity and marketing consultant is to help you shine as a caring and generous member of our collective communities. Participation in charity and sponsorship events not only brings positive and authentic attention to your business, but also benefits those in need – and we all know how kindness reciprocates.

Our intention is to keep you informed of all upcoming charity events and sponsorship opportunities that would fit into your own business path and target audience. Something as big as hosting a charity dinner or as small as making a donation to an organization in need or even providing a simple lunch to the neighborhood little league between afternoon games, will come back ten-fold somewhere on this planet. You know it will. These are the clients we choose to work with. Our commitment to you and the universe in return is that a percentage of every dollar earned by Shine PR Etc. will be used to support our local community and beyond. Now come on and let’s shine together!

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