Archive for November 23rd, 2012

November 23rd, 2012

Give Back: Charity Sunday

by Amanda

As the year comes to a close – the holiday season is here! Now is the time for to see those we love, exchange gifts and goodies, and create memories. It’s also a great time to reflect on the year, our accomplishments, and how we can help and support others.

 

This weekend starts the official gift-buying portion of the season. But alongside Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday is a day of gifting that has a heart-warming addition: Charity Sunday. This Sunday, November 25th, is a day when holiday shoppers can put their spending to good use by supporting charities, non profits, and causes. It’s an opportunity to open your wallet and your heart to purchase gifts in a way that will also help others. The intent behind Charity Sunday is to highlight good causes that offer items that people can purchase to support a great cause. And, by buying an item from these causes – you’ll be donating right to the cause and other fundraisers that will really make a difference. ¬†You can also give a donation in your name or a loved one’s name. Not only will you be finding a unique gift – you will also be giving back. It’s definitely a give/give and win/win situation – and one that will last long past Christmas morning.

...Read More