What May Means to Me

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This isn’t your typical Aiming Low post. It may not be full of the humor you’ve come to expect. But what we’ve learned is our greatest ability to appreciate laughter comes after tears have cleansed our souls.  — Anissa, founder of Aiming Low and Rachel’s lucky friend Ah, the month of May, brought to you [...]

We’re Joining The Band

Maybe it’s because we’re creators, and rumor has it that you have to have something a little off in your psyche to be an artist of any type. And off can come from genetics, chemicals, or life’s crazy twists and turns. Or maybe it’s just because we’re human, and it seems like there’s no surviving [...]

One Last Push for Felicity

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Please, Let Us Introduce You to Felicity


Aiming Low Does Good has decided to champion the Love Drop cause again this month. One look at Felicity, and we think you’ll understand why. That beautiful little girl with the blonde hair and smiling eyes? That is Felicity. She’s four years old, and she and her family recently found out she has brain cancer. [...]

Pretty Things that Do Good

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This month, we’re all about supporting the team at Love Drop, a micro-giving network that pools small contributions from all over to help one family or person in need each month. One of the awesome things about Love Drop is that they make it possible for everyone who is interested to participate. Giving creates good [...]

Meet the Aubin Family

All month, Aiming Low Does Good has been talking to you about the micro-giving community, Love Drop. In case you missed it, this is a network of people that get together every month to help out a person or family in need. It’s not a charity, they’re just a group of people with a common [...]

Grab a Tissue and Watch Some Love Drop

This month, we decided to channel our efforts into bringing awareness to Love Drop. Watch this video to get a sense of why. And grab a tissue.

Drop Some Love

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OK, so every month we get together and pick a cause – an issue, if you will – and we focus on a few different ways we can help make that issue less of a bad thing and more of a non-issue. This month we’re going to do things a little differently. This month we’re [...]

7 Ways to Help Moms Survive

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I can’t decide if the title phrase “help moms survive” is too simplistic or too sensational, but it is extremely literal. We’re talking about keeping women alive. We’re talking, specifically, about how we – you and me – can prevent the deaths of 900 pregnant women every single day. It’s powerful stuff, right? It is [...]

Happy Fridays Mean Prizes for Readers

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Last month, Aiming Low Does Good promoted Autism Awareness Month. As part of that promotion, we held a giveaway for a Blackberry Playbook. One way to enter to win was to make a donation to Autism Speaks. Together, we ended up raising $590 during May. We’re pretty excited about that because we know that. We’re [...]

Pregnancy Complications: Not Your Fault

During the month of May, we’re talking about maternal health and the staggering amount of women who die from complications of pregnancy or child birth. We want you to know how you can help. But we also want you to know that these complications don’t just happen in Third World countries. They can happen anywhere, [...]

There is something you can do to help

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It’s Aiming Low Does Good Wednesday! Which means talking about stuff that is hard! And getting depressed about all of the people in the world who need help! Hoor-wait a minute. When we hear that 1,000 women all over the world die every single day as a result of pregnancy or child birth complications, it’s [...]