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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 8:41 am    Post subject: Boardgaming for Charity Reply with quote

Hey guys.

The past couple of months I have been frequenting this hobby store near where I live, met some new people and played a ton of new board games that I enjoyed immensely.

The place has a group that runs a podcast, titled Board Gamers Anonymous, and they are participating in a charity for Extra Life. Basically they want to hold an event on November 2nd for the charity, a 25 hour game-a-thon for tabletop games. I will be participating at that for sure, and running some games late at night for people.

But we are also taking donations to Extra Life on our individual pages. I basically am asking if you feel like donating to the cause, please do so. My personal page is here for donations. You can also just donate directly on your own if you wish. Either way is fine of course.

And if you live in the NY/NJ area and want to come down and play board games for a few hours, and don't mind donating some cash to a good cause, come on down November 2nd to Staten Island.

You guys are good peoples, and I hope that you do help out with this cause. Thanks again.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 10:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sorry, other side of the continent. Do we have anyone from New Joisey, here?
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 2:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not sure.

Still, online donations are always welcome.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 2:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

This is awesome Links. I actually try to make it a point to donate to small things like this. Unfortunately that portion of my budget is going to a coworkers event revolving around her son's leukemia.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 2:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Bretimus_v2 wrote:
This is awesome Links. I actually try to make it a point to donate to small things like this. Unfortunately that portion of my budget is going to a coworkers event revolving around her son's leukemia.


No worries. In fact if you like i'll send some money way to that too.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 4:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

We are all just cutting checks a work. But I'll bump my original up on your honor.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 6:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

If I was around NY I would be all over that.


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 7:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Come to Omaha my friend.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 8:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm in Omaha quite a bit actually. I have family in Papillion and my sister just moved there a couple months ago too.
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 15, 2013 9:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

sounds like fun in Omaha for sure.

On the NY front, of course any donations, even if its a dollar, are welcome of course. Please give if you can!
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