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Shop for Change at Shopkbloom

Posted by Sasheera Gounden on

  A study conducted by an international charity for orphaned and abandoned children determined that India is home to 20 million orphans and the figure is set to rise by 2021. Orphans in India are prone to sexual assault, abuse and teenage pregnancy. Shopkbloom is an online store driven by Watch These Kids Bloom Inc., a non-profit organization that assists impoverished orphans living on the streets of India by providing shelter and focusing on the holistic development of each child. Shopkbloom aims for the personal, academic and spiritual development of neglected and abandoned children by providing shelter, food, clean drinking...

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Why shopkbloom?

Posted by Janet Green on

shopkbloom is the online store of Watch These Kids Bloom, Inc. a 501c(3). Our mission is not about product but people. Shopping from our catalog will help orphaned and neglected children in addition to assisting people in developing countries to break the cycle of poverty through their dedication and talent to create. "A slack hand causes poverty, but the hand of the diligent makes rich." - Proverbs 10:4 ESV All proceeds go directly to helping the thirty children living at The Bloom Center. The heart of shopkbloom is to give you a place to shop for personal or gift items at reasonable prices...

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About Us

Posted by Janet Green on

shopkbloom is an online store under the umbrella of Watch These Kids Bloom, Inc. a 501c(3) based out of San Jose, California.  shopkbloom online opened on January 1, 2018 which begins the 7th year of this amazing journey. Watch These Kids Bloom was founded in 2012 by Janet Green and incorporated as a 501c (3) in February 2014 and that same year co-founder Kurt Swart joined the mission. Then on November 2, 2015 we broke ground and began construction of The Bloom Center. The Bloom Center was complete and the children moved in on May 31, 2016. The second year anniversary of the move in is just around the corner and we...

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What is a Bloom Center

Posted by Janet Green on

A Bloom Center is a place where orphaned and neglected children can call home.  These children are cared for in a family environment where they are loved by people they come to call "family".  A Bloom Center is more than an orphanage, it is a home where kids can be kids and not be burdened with the cares of the world. They are given shelter, food, medical and dental care, spiritual education and are sent to public school within the community.   The Bloom Center is motivated by the belief that we are all children of God, regardless of our ages; that every person is...

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3 Incredible Ways to Tie Your Scarf-A Hermes Scarf Knotting Guide

Posted by Sasheera Gounden on

The scarf is such a versatile item that may be draped or knotted in various fashionable styles. Halter tops, sarongs and French plaits are all easily achieved with a scarf. Shopkbloom stocks a variety of beautifully printed scarves for under $20. Hermes, the 1873 French luxury manufacturer provides a guide to tying a scarf in three easy ways.    The Silk Tie     The silk tie is a common scarf style and is great for the office or going out with girlfriends in the evening. Shifting the tie to the side can also showcase an incredible side bow. If you...

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