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November’s Give A Sh*t Partner- The American Red Cross

The charity we were going to sponsor during November wasn’t originally The American Red Cross but, after the devastation of Hurricane Sandy on the East coast we knew we had to do something to help.

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Inspiration at the Vendor Fair

This past weekend, Jason and I attended our second meeting of the Ostomy Support Group of Central Indiana.  I know that Jason has written before about our 1st experience with this group before but this time we were attending as both vendors as well as members! We had known about this meeting being a vendor […]

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October G.A.S.Charity- Get Your Guts in Gear

  To kick-off our Give A Sh*t campaign, we are excited to sponsor our first charity, Get Your Guts in Gear, through October 31st, 2012! As always with our Give a Sh*t campaign, we will be donating 15% of purchases during the month of October towards this wonderful cause! Get Your Guts in Gear (GYGIG) […]

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Announcing the Give A Sh*t Program

When we started Awestomy, our clothing business for hip, happenin’ ostomates, we were excited because we thought we had an wonderful opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life. Our goal was (and still is) to create cute and fun clothing so ostomates can feel like themselves again.  However, after reading Start Something That Matters, the […]

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The Power of a Ribbon: IBD & Ostomy Awareness Ribbon

IBD & Ostomy Awareness Ribbons       The “IBD & Ostomy Awareness Ribbon” isn’t just another pretty ribbon adding bling to blazers for the 1.4 million Americans living with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, known as Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), and the estimated three-quarters of a million Americans living with an ostomy due to […]

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Bathroom emergency! There’s an app for that!

Ostomates can’t always pick and choose the times that they need the bathroom. Luckily, the growth of mobile phone apps has made life easier for everyone.

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The Awestomy! Grand Opening & Some Thank You’s

We just wanted to take a quick moment to thank all of you for a successful “Grand Opening” weekend at Awestomy! If you haven’t yet taken advantage of our opening coupon “OPENFIVE”, use it to save an extra $5 until 9/16/2012. Just as “No man is an island” we wanted to take some time out […]

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