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Monday, January 21st, 2013

New Year, New Giveaway

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THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. We wanted to start off the New Year right and give you all some very cool things as a thank you for being part of our InCultureParent community. We have been so fortunate these past two years to have virtually met so many interesting families and we’ve continued to grow and attract new readers like you. So thank you!

 

We’ll be giving away three cool items, all from fellow moms raising little global citizens. The winner will get to pick which of the three they want, second runner-up picks the next item and third runner up will have the last. Here are the items so generously offered by each of our sponsors.

 

1. A Global Compassion Map or My Roots Map from Children Inspire Design by Rebecca Peragine

 

Children Inspire Design is a product line of modern, eco-friendly and culturally diverse wall art, wall cards and posters, designed to help children learn compassion for our earth and all who inhabit it. Artist, mother and social entrepreneur, Rebecca Peragine, has combined her passion for global design with her desire to inspire children to celebrate eco-consciousness and the beauty of different world cultures. Rebecca believes in embracing every opportunity to recycle and reuse. Each piece incorporates repurposed paper materials, eco-friendly inks, and biodegradable packaging.

 

Global Compassion Map

 My Roots Map

 

You can choose between A Global Compassion Map, where 100% of proceeds will be donated to give a month’s worth of nutrients to 20 children in Kenya through Future Foritfied, or a My Roots Map, customized for your child’s roots.

 

 

 

2. A fun outfit from Mixed Up Clothing by Sonia Kang

Mixed Up Clothing
Mixed Up Clothing is a multiethnic children’s clothing line inspired by the textiles, cultures and people of the world, to develop friendships through fabrics. Sonia infuses ethnically diverse styles with cultural twists, blending materials and designs from all corners of the earth. The designs are inspired from her own multiethnic family of four children. You can choose an outfit for a boy or girl from her currently available collection. Please note: if you are the winner and pick this as your first choice, she can only shop domestically.

 

3. The Asian Grandmothers Cookbook by Pat Tanumihardja

 

The Asian Grandmothers Cookbook

This cookbook is a compilation of pan-Asian family recipes from close to 20 different Asian cultures, including her own grandmother’s and features yummy dishes like Mochiko Fried Chicken, Japanese-Style Hamburgers (Wafu Hamburgers), Chicken Coconut Soup (Tom Ka Kai), Cardamom Studded Flan and many more. It was inspired by the idea that grandmothers are the closest link we have to our cultures and traditions. You’ll also find anecdotes and stories about family, food traditions, grandmothers, mothers and aunts, and much more.

 

Aren’t all these awesome things were giving away from these mompreneurs really inspiring? We’re so impressed by the many ways people create and innovate, especially across cultures and to show us all more slices of the world.

 

How can you win?

 

Sign up for our email list: incultureparent.com/sign-up. We don’t spam you, sell or giveaway your email, we just would like to have you as part of our growing community! Once you have signed up, please leave us a comment below letting us know what first name you signed up with. (we do check!) NOTE: YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO WIN WITHOUT COMPLETING THIS STEP The winner will be chosen by random number drawing.

 

Want more chances to win? Of course you do, so here you go. **Please leave a separate comment as we will pick the winner by random number generator based on the number of comments.

 

1. Follow us InCultureParent on Facebook and share any one of our InCultureParent articles on your Facebook page (your pick) and leave us a comment telling us which article you reposted. (Please note, it must be one of our site’s articles you repost, not just any article we have posted on our Facebook page.)

 

2. Follow us @incultureparent on twitter and tweet about this giveaway including a link to the post and @incultureparent. Copy the link to the tweet in an additional comment on the giveaway’s post.

 

In total, you have 3 changes to win!

 

Winners have 5 days to claim their prizes before a new winner is chosen. The contest will end January 30 at 9 p.m. PST and is open to everyone around the world. Good luck!

© 2013, InCultureParent Magazine. All rights reserved.

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28 Comments
  1. CommentsBecky   |  Monday, 21 January 2013 at 4:16 pm

    I entered and am hoping to win the map!:)

  2. CommentsBrea   |  Monday, 21 January 2013 at 4:45 pm

    Brea- I signed up for the emails!

  3. CommentsAshleigh   |  Thursday, 24 January 2013 at 1:41 pm

    Ashleigh!

  4. CommentsBrigita   |  Thursday, 24 January 2013 at 4:08 pm

    Brigita – Really hoping to win :) Looove your website.

  5. CommentsEmma   |  Thursday, 24 January 2013 at 4:28 pm

    Emma!

  6. CommentsEmma   |  Thursday, 24 January 2013 at 4:32 pm

    Shared some lovely articles as well on my fb – 29 Tips for Raising Bilingual Kids & Favorite Multicultural Children’s Books of 2012 – Old and New

  7. CommentsRobin B.   |  Thursday, 24 January 2013 at 4:54 pm

    Signed up. :)

  8. CommentsLauren   |  Friday, 25 January 2013 at 9:41 am

    Lauren

  9. CommentsLauren   |  Friday, 25 January 2013 at 9:42 am

    Also, the compassion map is fantastic. And the Asian Grandmother’s book is really good – I checked it out from the library not too long ago.

  10. CommentsLisa   |  Saturday, 26 January 2013 at 5:03 pm

    Thanks for this website! All signed up :)

  11. CommentsAdrienne   |  Sunday, 27 January 2013 at 12:34 pm

    I follow you on Facebook and posted the following article to my Facebook wall: 29 Tips for Raising Bilingual Kids. Great tips!!!

  12. CommentsAdrienne   |  Sunday, 27 January 2013 at 12:38 pm

    I follow you on twitter and tweeted the giveaway! Here is the link to my tweet: https://twitter.com/MotheringNaomi/status/295631749499723777

  13. CommentsAdrienne   |  Sunday, 27 January 2013 at 12:40 pm

    I already subscribe to the newsletter, but I did it again just in case. I signed up under Adrienne. All of these are fantastic prizes!!!

  14. CommentsDrieCulturen   |  Monday, 28 January 2013 at 11:45 am

    I just signed up for your newsletter :)

  15. CommentsDrieCulturen   |  Monday, 28 January 2013 at 11:47 am

    I retweeted your tweet of the 24th of January

  16. Commentscami   |  Monday, 28 January 2013 at 12:29 pm

    Cami- Signed up for the emails

  17. Commentscami   |  Monday, 28 January 2013 at 12:32 pm

    Already following on FB and I´ve shared the giveaway.

  18. Commentscami   |  Monday, 28 January 2013 at 12:35 pm

    https://twitter.com/SimoHomeopath/status/295993015225421824
    Here is the correct link for tweet from our twitter account- Simohomeopath. Thanks!! Cami

  19. CommentsPatricia Patyrak   |  Tuesday, 29 January 2013 at 1:52 pm

    i signed up!

  20. CommentsKristi Ciccu   |  Tuesday, 29 January 2013 at 9:36 pm

    I signed up! Kristi

  21. Commentsalex   |  Wednesday, 30 January 2013 at 8:25 am

    I signed up!

  22. CommentsHoma Tavangar   |  Wednesday, 30 January 2013 at 2:25 pm

    I wanted to share this article I wrote about the Global Compassion map that’s featured on the Charter for Compassion Education blog: http://voiceseducation.org/World-Map-Feed-Spirit. (I already have the map, so no need to enter me in the contest!).

  23. CommentsChiromother   |  Wednesday, 30 January 2013 at 2:36 pm

    https://twitter.com/ChiroMother/status/296747872853057536

  24. CommentsChiromother   |  Wednesday, 30 January 2013 at 2:38 pm

    I shared your article on Japanese music. …great website!

  25. CommentsJoy   |  Wednesday, 30 January 2013 at 3:17 pm

    I work in a multicultural environment every day at My Amigos Bilingual Education Center in West Columbia, SC and love it. I love anything that involves other cultures!!

  26. CommentsMichelle   |  Wednesday, 30 January 2013 at 5:09 pm

    Thank you!! Love your website.

  27. CommentsLeanne   |  Wednesday, 30 January 2013 at 8:49 pm

    Leanne–On your mailing list!

  28. CommentsLeanne   |  Wednesday, 30 January 2013 at 8:59 pm

    I shared your “How my kids made me love valentines day” article.









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