Loggins Fans 4 Unity
Posted on December 4, 2014
If You Believe . . .
Since December 2000, Kenny's fans and friends have united to honor him during the holiday season - by making a donation to the Unity Shoppe's annual Unity Telethon - which Kenny helped to establish in 1987.
This annual effort, organized by LogginsFans4Unity, helps to make the holidays a whole lot brighter for the very special families of Unity - who might otherwise not have food, clothing and toys for their children during the holiday season.
Please Join Us!
There are two ways to participate:
Beginning on Thursday afternoon, December 4, look for exclusive, autographed items - only from LogginsFans4Unity. 100% of the proceeds (not including shipping and auction fees) go directly to the Unity Shoppe! Click here to bid!
Please pledge prior to the Telethon on Saturday, December 13.
No matter which option you choose, please be sure to email Janet@LogginsFans4Unity.com with your name and the amount you have contributed. We want to be sure your pledge is counted in our final total this year!
The 28th Unity Telethon will air on KEYT3 on Saturday, December 13 4pm - 8pm Pacific
About Unity Shoppe
The Unity Shoppe is funded completely by private, non-government aid, to help families going through financial difficulties. Set up in a "real-store" fashion, Unity Shoppe allows families in need to "shop" for new items they may otherwise have to go without. And because Unity helps to supplement their most basic necessitites, families are able to continue working to pay their rent and utilities.
The program helps families maintain their sense of dignity by not having to ask for public assistance, or be put on welfare. In return, the families of Unity, including the children, volunteer their time to help give back to other families services by the Unity Shoppe.
Kenny Loggins was entertaining in local clubs gathering toys for needy children when he met Barbara Tellefson. After learning about the "Unity" concept he agreed that parents should have the joy of shopping for the gifts they want for their children. In order to help even more families, Kenny joined forces with the Unity Shoppe so enough merchandise could be collected for everyone who needed it! And the Unity Telethon was born!