"Be the CHANGE you want to see in the WORLD." -Gandhi

 

Community Involvement

since 2013
Wednesdays Clothing Line

In 2013, Lizard Thicket launched the Wednesday’s clothing line. 10% of all profits from this line benefit charities all year long. This year, we are honored to be raising money for Wellspring Living through the Wednesday's clothing line! “No one has ever become poor by giving.” - Anne Frank

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once a month
We Give Wednesdays

Along with individual involvement, the stores work together to further support their communities. One Wednesday out of every month, Lizard Thicket stores host We Give Wednesday’s which gives the customer an opportunity to help us give back. On this day, 10% of all sales are donated to the charity of the month.

may 13th, 2017
A Friend's House

The McDonough team partnered with A Friend's House to support their 5k race. A Friend's House is a home for children in crisis in Henry County, Georgia.

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october 23rd, 2016
Goldenrama

The Mall of Georgia and Norcross teams volunteered at the Goldenrama event hosted by Adopt A Golden Atlanta. Adopt A Golden Atlanta is the largest Golden Retriever rescue in the Southeast, and is dedicated to finding loving, permanent homes for Golden Retrievers.

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september 24th, 2016
Walk To End Alzheimer's

The East Cobb team participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer's in Cobb County, Georgia. The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.

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september 1st, 2016
Nothing But The Truth

The Mall of Georgia team partnered with Nothing But The Truth to pack boxes of food for families in need in the Gwinnett County, Georgia area. Nothing but the Truth provides “Weekend Food Bags” for over 500 children weekly in 29 local elementary schools. Bags are sent home with the kids every Friday in their backpack and include easy-open/self-serve foods.

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august 14th, 2016
Jay's Hope

Our Macon team partnered with Jay's Hope to make care packages for children in their community that have cancer and their families. The mission of Jay's Hope is to improve the quality of life of children with cancer and their families in Georgia by extending hope through social, emotional, spiritual, educational and financial support.

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july 23rd, 2016
Grace Food Pantry

The Knoxville team spent the morning stocking boxes of food at the Grace Food Pantry. These boxes will feed hungry families in Knoxville for the month. Grace Food Pantry Open offers a monthly supermarket-style food pantry for the Knoxville community.

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may 1st, 2016
Walk Of Faith House

Our Carrollton team partnered with Walk of Faith House to support runners in their 5k race. The Walk of Faith House is a minimum 12 month, in-house program for women 18 and older, who have found themselves in a position of life threatening addictions and are ready and willing for a change, and to transition into a life of freedom.

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march 12th, 2016
A Friend's House

The McDonough team volunteered to help with a race to benefit A Friend's House. A Friend's House is a home for children in crisis in Henry County, Georgia.

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february 23rd, 2016
Carroll County Soup Kitchen

Our Carrollton team volunteered with the Carroll County Soup Kitchen to make over 900 sandwiches. The Carroll County Soup Kitchen works to feed the hungry in Carroll County, Georgia.

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december 8th , 2015
Christian City Children's Village

The Newnan and Peachtree City teams coming together for the annual Christian City Christmas celebration! The Children’s Village at Christian City offers life services, and a safe haven for children in crisis, ages 5-17.

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december 9th , 2015
Operation Christmas Child

Our Norcross, Georgia team partnered with Samaritan's Purse and helped out with Operation Christmas Child! Since 1993, Operation Christmas Child has delivered gift-filled shoeboxes to over 124 million children affected by war, poverty, natural disasters, and other crises in more than 150 countries and territories.

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november 12th , 2015
Wellspring Living

Our Newnan and Carrollton Teams came together for a night of volunteering! They helped Wellspring Living by putting together bags for women coming out of human trafficking. Wellspring Living helps domestic sex trafficking victims and the "at risk" develop the courage to move forward and the confidence to succeed.

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october 25th , 2015
Goldenrama

Our Norcross, Georgia team helped out at The Goldenrama put on by Adopt A Golden Atlanta. Adopt a Golden Atlanta is a volunteer, nonprofit organization dedicated to finding warm, loving permanent homes for Golden Retrievers in order to prevent them from becoming strays or adding to the shelter overpopulation.

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august 15th , 2015
Be The Match

Our Norcross Team partnered with Be The Match to host a Swab and Save event this August. Customers were able to actively be a part of the event by getting their mouth swabbed to potentially save a life later down the road! This raised money and awareness for the thousands of patients living with blood cancers such as leukemia or other diseases like sickle cell anemia.

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may 17th , 2015
Race 13.1

Our Knoxville employees supporting the Race 13.1 for Huntington's Disease Society of America. This run was held on May 17th, 2015 in Turkey Creek. Our LT staff directed runners and handed out water bottles, treats, and umbrellas! It was a very rainy day but the outcome was incredible!

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may 9th , 2015
Hearts 2 Honduras

The Nashville and Franklin stores held a fundraiser for Hearts2Honduras on May 9th, 2015. All the money raised was used to furnish a new learning center built for children in Honduras. Hearts 2 Honduras believes in breaking the cycle of poverty one child at a time.

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april 2th , 2015
Autism Speaks

Our Peachtree City employees raising funds in house for Autism Speaks: Light It Up Blue! April 2nd, 2015 was World Awareness for Autism. This foundation encourages people around the world to recognize Autism. We participated by raising funds inside our store and selling iconic blue puzzle pieces in honor of those living with Autism. In continuation of Light It Up Blue, the PTC girls participated in the 5k event held in Atlanta on April 26th, 2015.

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