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In Memory of Abbey

Cat and Dog 2 StocksnapIf you’ve ever adopted a shelter pet, you know the thrill of finding that special new friend! There is nothing like the joy of bringing an animal into your life and the incredible love and devotion that previously abandoned or abused cat or dog feels for you. Both of your lives are renewed by the adoption. SugarShopper has as affiliates 3 wonderful small animal shelters: Animal Humane, People’s Anti-Cruelty Association, and Watermelon Mountain Ranch. Select one of these organizations when you shop at SugarShopper.com, and we donate 10% of every purchase you make to the shelter of your choice

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Like Winds and Sunsets

American Desert HighwaySugarShopper is Proud to Support Wild Earth Guardians

“Like winds and sunsets, wild things were taken for granted until progress began to do away with them.” Aldo Leopold.

The American West hosts a dazzling array of native wildlife and plants, from the mighty black bear and grey wolves to minute caddis flies, spring snails, and irises.

Wild Earth Guardians protects and restores the health of the American West, working for the wildlife, wild places, and wild rivers,

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Walkin N Circles Ranch June Events

Horse AloneWhat happens to a horse that has been abandoned, abused or neglected?  That horse is not beyond help.  Hopefully, it will come to Walkin N Circles Ranch, where it can have a new chance at a healthy, happy life.  Boosted by more than 100 volunteers, the devoted staff at this nonprofit horse rescue work tirelessly to rehabilitate horses and then find good homes for them. 

SugarShopper is proud to announce that Walkin N Circles Ranch (WNCR) is our newest affiliate nonprofit.  So, you can select WNCR whenever you shop at SugarShopper.com and 10% of your purchase will go to support their wonderful work!

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Responsibility, Respect, Belief in Oneself

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Miracle Farm is a one-of-a-kind ranch that helps teenage boys and their families heal.  Here, young men learn responsibility, respect, and to believe in themselves.  Miracle Farm offers an innovative horse program and onsite academic and vocational training all designed to help struggling young men establish and achieve goals that will serve them well for a lifetime.   With a foundation in Christian faith and western heritage, the ranch offers boys in crisis a unique environment – safe and structured – where they have the chance to turn their lives around and grow into responsible men.

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Take Our Daughters & Sons To Work Day

Kids want to get inKids want to get in.  They want to see for themselves.Does your daughter or son know what your job is?  Do they know what you actually do at work all day?  Take Our Daughters & Sons To Work Day was created to help you help them understand that.  The program is more than having your child “shadow” you throughout your day.

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The Geography of Hope

Road Across Red Desert Into MountainsWallace Stegner said, "We simply need that wild country available to us, even if we never do more than drive to its edge and look in. For it can be a means of reassuring ourselves of our sanity as creatures, a part of the geography of hope."

Do you love the vast, open, wild beauty of the desert southwest? 

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Safe, Honored, and Respected

Alone on BridgeEvery adult deserves to feel safe, honored, and respected.

Every child deserves to live in a safe environment and to receive nurturing support to fulfill his or her true spirit.

The Domestic Violence Resource Center works to break the devastating cycle of domestic abuse and violence. They positively impact the lives of both children and adults who have been in abusive situations.

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Comment on the School Shooting in Parkland, Florida

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We Stand with the Students: Never Again MSD

Our hearts ache for the 17 murdered students and teachers at Margery Stoneman Douglas High School. We are devastated looking at our own families and thinking of the grief of the families and friends of those victims.

In the face of such incomprehensible human devastation, we can all feel utterly powerless. We can’t undo the tragedies that have already occurred, it is true. But we have a choice about how to move forward. We have a voice. We must speak out.

We stand with the student organization Never Again MSD in calling for national gun control legislation to protect our children, our teachers, our neighbors.

Helping People Give Back

People often feel that they desire to make a positive impact on our world, but find themselves wondering how to give back ... or to whom?  There's an easy and rewarding way they can help.  SugarShopper is a retail website that brings consumers together with non-profit organizations.  Our manufacturers and artisans complete the circle of support for these important social causes.

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