of Alternative Giving
So what is Alternative Giving?
In the most
basic of definitions, it is moving past the materialism of the
holiday season and giving a gift that truly matters.
Giving isn’t just about making donations to charitable causes in
lieu of a present, although that’s one solution. Alternative Giving
is about a thoughtful and caring approach to a gift and giving
something of yourself that you can’t find in any store.
Love really IS
the greatest gift and if you’re like me, year after year it often
gets difficult to come up with new and inventive ideas that prove
the old adage, ‘it’s the thought that counts.’ When you have friends
you’ve known for 20 years and family you’ve known your whole life, I
sometimes find myself thinking, ‘I haven’t given them slippers in 3
or 4 years,’ or ‘I could give them a gift card to this
restaurant, but do they even like to eat there?!’ And when trying to come up with gifts for an entire
family, kids ages 2, 4, 7 and 9?..…. I find myself wondering, ‘Is
Ben still into Spiderman? Which doll does Emily already have?
What size is Abby wearing these days? ……Well, enough already! … Alternative
Giving is a simple solution to the yearly hassle of what to get
think Flakey is a wonderful book to give to the entire
family. Then, use the inside cover to paste a note or donor
card telling them which charity Flakey inspired you to donate
to! You can print out a free donor card to go with your book
by clicking here.
the end, the feeling of giving an alternative is the true
Sounds like a great idea?...
CLICK HERE for lots of alternative gift giving ideas!
a Good Cause
20% of all proceeds from the sales
of this book will go to help several worthy organizations helping
people in need, both locally and across the globe.
You are also encouraged
to give to other worthy charities and organizations.
Email us and tell us about your generous gift of giving! If you know of a
great organization that could use some help, let us know!
Click here to download a free
donor card featuring Flakey. Simply print and fold!