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One Year!

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One Year!

It has been ONE YEAR since I anxiously hit the "publish" button on this website and went live! I had no idea what would happen but I was willing to find out; success or no success, sometimes we just need to give it a shot. Of course it's intimidating to make an exclamation publicly but there are so many variables and moving parts doing a project like this that: 1) success is anything you want it to be. 2) one is not the ONLY person who can make a project successful. 3) you start with a goal and change plays along the way...

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But I'm only one person! Can I really make a difference?

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But I'm only one person! Can I really make a difference?

Do you sometimes think that you're just one person and that you can't make a huge impact? Did you ever wonder if you make a difference on others? I'd like to tell you that you do! YOU do! The Raise Collection firmly believes EVERYONE has influence; whether it's wearing clothes that make you feel confident, buying a gift that makes someone feel good, being yourself and doing what make you happy, showing up for those you care about, supporting your friends when they take risks, doing the right thing even when no one is looking; those things other people notice...

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Ending on a "Good Note!"

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Ending on a "Good Note!"

In many areas of the United States, the 2021-2022 school year is coming to a close~ What a year!  We LOVE providing fun FREE downloadable items to share. We are ending the school year with 2 printables for your child/student. First, we created trading cards to print on card stock to cut out and hand to classmates and friends. Have your student sign the back or provide a phone number and contact info to plan those summer playdates. These cards are really cute and unexpected~after all, they spent a lot of time together this year. To download your trading cards, click here Secondly, we have a...

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Project #5

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Project #5

This week closes National Small Business Week AND Teacher Appreciation Week. Since The Raise Collection is in its 11th month of operation, we are indeed that small business. Our social impact mission is to reach, empower, and support students so that they become the impactful doers, thinkers and future leaders our country needs. We do this through building confidence through our bold and optimistic collection of children's clothing and accessories BUT we also support children by investing right back into them. On our social channels we showed you ways animals and animal prints are interpreted in our collection. Animals are important...

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How We Keep Planet Conscious in Our Everyday Practice

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How We Keep Planet Conscious in Our Everyday Practice

If you follow us on social media you will have seen we posted every day the last week of April (Earth Month) all the various ways we keep the planet in mind while we operate our business.  We will summarize our key points here in case you missed it. Our quest as a social impact company is important to our core values while not harming the planet in the process. We model wonderful ways to keep up with trends in sustainability, fashion, and raising earth conscious children. 1) We use triangular cardboard boxes for posters to eliminate plastic end caps on the tube...

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