Posts Tagged ‘BowTie Cause’

Rockin’ the Bow Tie for #GivingTuesday 2013

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Why do you rock a CoEd Bow Tie on #GivingTuesday?

We asked and here’s what you had to say about wearing the CoEd Bow Tie.

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“Because CoEd’s doing incredible work in Guatemala so how can I not #tieoneon?” —Dhani Jones, former Bengals Football Player

Josh and Chuck SYSK

“Because any chance to look cool and help little kids at the same time is a double win.” —Josh and Chuck, Stuff You Should Know Podcasters

Randy Kalp BeersandBeans

“If you’re going to tie one on this season, why not help the kids of Guatemala at the same time?! :)” —Randy Kalp, Beers of Travel Bloggers


Participate in #GivingTuesday in 3 Simple Steps

Monday, November 18th, 2013

The chill in the air,  the uptick in Best Buy commercials and the ever-present threat of having to scrape your car windshield in the frigid morning temps can only mean one thing….

#GivingTuesday* is upon us! 

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Even Dhani Jones will be sporting his CoEd Bow Tie on Dec 3rd.

Help us create some buzz on social media this #Giving Tuesday by participating in CoEd’s awesomeness campaign. Here’s how:

1. SNAP: 

Snap a pic of you wearing your CoEd bow tie…or Guatemalan accessories. Submit your photo to us by November 25th to be entered for a chance to win a bag of authentic Guatemalan coffee (percolation perfection!) and a Guatemala t-shirt, along with being featured on our blog, Facebook page, etc. Click here to submit your photo(more…)

Top 6 Reasons this was the Best Fall Fiesta Ever

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

Thank you thank you thank you THANK YOU for all of your support surrounding Fall Fiesta: Welcome to the Jungle of Tikal. We hope you had as much fun as we did (and we had a lot of fun). Let’s recap a few of the new features that made this (dare we say it) the BEST FALL FIESTA YET:

6. New Venue: Paul Brown Stadium was classy, fun and had a stellar view of downtown Cincinnati. We’re going to chalk this one up as a victory. Plus, if you had a little forethought, you could sneak down to the locker room and wait for the Bengals players to show up… that’s not creepy, that’s being a good fan!

Downtown from PBS

And this was while it was still light outside—once evening hit…wow!

5. New Fashion Statement: Everyone got into the bow tie spirit at Fall Fiesta, and rocked it like there was no tomorrow! It didn’t hurt that BowTie Cause’s Dhani Jones was present to help tie one on. Check out our very own Joe Berninger chat with Fox19 and Dhani about CoEd’s custom bow tie. Upset that you haven’t snagged one yet? Click here to order yours!


Friday Photo Fiesta #11: BowTie Cause

Friday, October 18th, 2013

We’ve been a bit quiet over at Bookmarks this week, but that’s because we’re still recovering from the best Fall Fiesta ever! Final numbers will be announced next week, but our preliminary estimates tell the story of how much fun you had. Thanks to you, we had a sellout crowd with us at Paul Brown Stadium on Saturday. Also joining us was former NFL player Dhani Jones and BowTie Cause for the launch of the CoEd Bow Tie! For this edition of Friday Photo Fiesta here are our favorite photos of people in our Bow Tie on Saturday night.

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Dhani with our other guest of honor – Ancelma Ortiz

Did you snap a favorite photo in your own CoEd Bowtie? Post it to our Facebook page and show the world you’re proud to support CoEd and the kids in Guatemala! 

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