We have a holiday dedicated to giving thanks.
We have 2 days following that are earmarked for shopping “deals of the year”.
So, why not put a day after to kick-start giving back?
Giving Tuesday started in 2012 as a movement supporting charity, philanthropy, and encourage giving in any form – time, resources, talents, etc. It is the first Tuesday following Thanksgiving in which awareness is brought to a simple act of kindness.
This year for Giving Tuesday, we decided to partner with one of Northwest Arkansas’ local non-profit organizations – Havenwood. This organization is dedicated specifically to helping single parent families in need. Families that are struggling with domestic abuse or homelessness – families that are need of transitioning out of a bad situation and into a positive one. (more…)