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You Pave The Way  

Anyone who has met Edie Hand recognizes right away that this is one very unique individual. And while there isn't enough room on this page to share all of her accomplishments, we can share some of the highlights. People often say she has accomplished more in one lifetime than many of us could accomplish in three lifetimes.

  • Edie is the author or co-author of over 20 books including the highly acclaimed Women of True Grit and 31 Ways to Raise Your Child's Self-esteem.
  • Five of the books were cookbooks, including The Presley Family & Friends Cookbook which features recipes for meals and platters that her cousin, Elvis Presley enjoyed throughout his lifetime.
  • Edie has starred in or appeared on numerous radio and television programs including some very popular Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday programs featuring many prominent Country and Western celebrities.
  • Edie is an ardent supporter of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • She is the proud mother of an up and coming Hollywood actor, Linc Hand
  • And Edie is a three time cancer survivor who is committed to living every minute of her life to the fullest
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YOU PAVE THE WAY Corporate Sponsorship Opportunity

The primary focus of the Edie Hand Foundation is a youth oriented program called You Pave The Way | Edie Hand FoundationYou Pave The Way. Community leaders and parents have recognized that adolescence is a time of change and growing pains, making it especially challenging for a child's self-esteem.

As a sponsor of this program you will have engaged a powerful marketing program that lets your community know you are really committed to improving the lives of our sons, daughters and neighbors.

  • The Main Focus is on -- 31 Ways to Raise Your Child's Self Esteem

  • Sponsors acquire discounted copies of the book, 31 Ways to Raise 31 Things to Raise a Child's Self-esteemYour Child's Self Esteem written by author and television & radio personality Edie Hand along with co-author Dr. Judy Kuriansky. Sponsorship labels with your logo can be placed on each copy of the book. You Pave The Way bookmarkers are also available.

  • Our outreach program helps your company get these books into local schools, Girl Scout programs and other community groups.

  • Edie Hand works with your leadership team so they fully understand the program and can share the benefits with local groups, organizations and even to customers patronizing your company.

  • Edie Hand works with your team to arrange speaking engagements where she would visit local civic groups (like Rotary, Kiwanis, etc.), schools and clubs. As a sponsor your only cost is a $2500 donation to the Edie Hand Foundation (a registered non-profit group) and payment to cover Edie's travel and related expenses. These speaking engagements are great media events and are often covered by local newspapers and television stations; and that means exposure for your company.

  • You Pave The Way provides a marketing outline detailing how this will integrate into your online and traditional advertising and social media campaigns, and this includes a template for a press release so you can announce your alliance with You Pave the Way. Your Facebook, Twitter and YouTube pages could feature the You Pave the Way logo and link to your website where you would share your participation highlights with this charity.

  • Informational webinars will be held to highlight community achievements and to maintain fresh ideas on how you can enhance your brand with the You Pave the Way brochures, window labels and other marketing materials.

  • Artwork (reproduction quality) will be provided for your use on websites and in printed materials. We can even provide artwork if you want to create an automotive "wrapper" for a vehicle you utilize for community events and even for your daily operations. You can see an example of this below utilized by Scott Crump Scion in Jasper, AL.

    Direct benefits for your organization are:
    • Positive branding and exposure to women and their families in your market
    • Marketing materials to show you are providing tangible help to children and families in the community
    • Tax deductions for your contribution to a charitable 501(c) (3) organization
    • Strong differentiation from your competitiors and a strengthening of your company's visibility in the community Scott Crump Scion - Jasper, AL

To join the You Pave The Way family of sponsors just call (205) 648-8944 for complete details and additional information.


The Edie Hand Foundation is a registered
non-profit 501(c) (3)
organization based in Jasper, Alabama.

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