CURRENT & UPCOMING EVENTS
Join your hosts Jodi Chaban, Can Do! Executive Director, and Lynette Fenical, Coldwell Banker Realtor,
for a fun evening of bubbly, small bites, and lots of fabulous shopping!
Enjoy an after-hours personal shopping experience with Bella Boutique owner, Stacey Kaplan.
What the evening includes:
Thursday, March 24, 2022
6:00pm - 9:00pm (you may arrive anytime between those hours)
Bella Boutique - 444 Ignacio Blvd, Novato, CA
At Bella Boutique they mix a fresh blend of new and affordable fashion-forward women's clothing, jewelry, gifts, and home decor. They are all about customer service and an amazing personal shopping experience. When you come to Bella you will experience your very own personal shopper waiting to help you find "just the right thing" that will make you look and feel fabulous!
- 10% off all purchases
- Wine, Bubbly, & Non-alcoholic beverages
- Small bites
- Drawings throughout the evening for Bella Boutique $50 gift certificates
Last week I received a very special visit from an inspiring 4th grader at Vallecito, Samuel Michael. For the past year and a half Samuel has been working hard making and selling his beautiful candles to friends, family, and the local community.
During remote school, Samuel missed his teachers so much that he decided that he would start a business and donate 10% of every sale to Can Do! He wanted to make sure that the Can Do! Specialists (Art, PE, Music) were able to keep their jobs.
Samuel's generous contribution that he personally handed me last week touched my heart so much. We are so grateful for his kind and giving heart along with his entrepreneurial spirit. Thank you, Samuel, for your generous donation to Can Do!
Check out Samuel's website at www.samuelscandles.com
Samuel pictured with Executive Director, Jodi Chaban.
Samuel selling his candles in front of Scotty's Market
Thank you SO much to the
693 families and community members
who have so generously contributed to the 2021-22 Family Giving Campaign so far. We are so grateful!
We have not yet reached our goal though, and still need your support. Any amount is greatly appreciated, whether it is $5, $20, $100, our suggested ask of $600, or any amount in between.
Every donation makes a difference for your students to keep the essential programs Can Do! funds. Plus, you may pay in one payment or spread them out monthly!
Your donations directly support every student, every day!
MILLER CREEK CLUB SPOTLIGHT
I had the pleasure this past Friday night listening to the Miller Creek Jazz Combo play at Big Rock Cafe. Their enthusiasm, energy, and talent shined through. Can Do! is so proud to be able to fund this club as well as the many other clubs MCMS offers. Thank you also to Can Do! Business Partner, Big Rock Cafe for giving them a stage to perform!
ART SPECIALIST SPOTLIGHT
Our teachers are masters at using timely topics to inspire curriculum.
Art Specialist, Ms.Winter, led the students at Mary Silveira through some beautiful art projects inspired by two female Ukrainian artists. The students also finished a sunflower installation at the school entrance in support of Ukraine and a school-wide "Women in History" collaborative piece.
Art Specialist, Ms.Paula, led the students at Lucas Valley, in
creating this beautiful tribute to the people of Ukraine.
Art Specialist at Vallecito, Mr. Newman, recently led 1st graders to these fun cow portraits, 3rd graders enjoyed connecting with nature with these fabulous cardinals in birch forests drawings, and 4th graders were inspired by literature with these amazing character portraits from "Where the Wild Things Are".
March Business Partner of the Month
At Modern Dentistry of Novato,
we treat patients like family.
Modern Dentisty of Novato offers modern dentistry in a caring and relaxed atmosphere. Their philosophy is to treat patients like family. They provide the best treatment to address your dental concerns, whether it’s maintaining your oral health or an attractive smile. They will always treat you with gentle and friendly care and prompt appointments that respect your time. Whatever they can do to make your visit with them more comfortable, they will strive to make it happen.
Dr. Raul Contreras is a Miller Creek School District parent and proud sponsor of Can Do! and our schools.
A big thank you to Dr. Raul Contreras and Modern Dentistry of Novato for their support of Can Do!
CLICK HERE TO VIEW A FULL LIST OF OF OUR BUSINESS PARTNERS!
March Harvest of the Month + Extra $15 Perk!
10% DONATED BACK TO CAN DO!
To thank everyone for supporting our farm, we have included an extra quarterly $15 perk to this Harvest of the Month. New and existing members can apply the promo code MAR22PERK2 to their accounts to get an extra $15 off their next order. The discount is valid for the month of March only.
SUPPORT CAN DO! WHILE DOING YOUR ONLINE SHOPPING! AMAZON WILL DONATE BACK 0.5% OF ELIGIBLE PURCHASES TO CAN DO!
Click here to find out how easy it is to sign up!
AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support Can Do! Every time you click on smile.amazon.com
shop, they will donate 0.5% of all eligible purchases back to Can Do!
You’ll find the same low prices, vast selection, and convenient shopping experience at Amazon.com, with the added benefit of supporting our schools and students!
It’s fast and easy. Sign up today! For more information visit our website.
Keep up with our Business Partners, upcoming events, photos of Can Do! funded programs, and more!
Looking for a rewarding volunteer experience?
Can Do! is looking for Ambassadors and Board Members. Please consider donating your time and talent to Can Do!
Interested? Contact us at email@example.com