If you’ve been in the supermarket any time in the past few weeks, you were probably overwhelmed at the sight of red and pink hearts, boxes of chocolates and little stuffed animals with darling sayings. February 14 is the day to spoil your sweetheart with compliments and goodies, but why is he or she the only one who sees the love? This Valentine’s Day, show love to your favorite non-profit organization with these thoughtful ideas:
- Say “thank you”
There is nothing simpler or more thoughtful than saying “thank you for your hard work” and there are so many ways to say it! Spend a moment to send a card, write a short email or making a quick phone call. By showing a little appreciation, you are sure to make someone’s day brighter.
- Volunteer to volunteer
Volunteering is one of the oldest ways to support your nonprofit organization. Often times, events are major fundraisers for non-profits, but they need hard-working people make the event a success; plan ahead by volunteering to help with the next big event. Volunteers are needed for the 8th Annual Lions Pride Shoot is scheduled for Saturday, June 13th in Johnson Creek. Email the LPEF office for more information.
- Share the love
Social networks like Facebook are wonderful promotional tools for non-profit organizations keeping supporters up-to-date on current happenings. Help Lions Pride reach new potential supporters by sharing their message. Encourage your friends and follower to learn more about the nonprofit, volunteering their time and/or making a donation. Be sure to tag the organization so they can thank you for your support! Find and LIKE Lions Pride on Facebook.
- Give a special donation
Finally, the most obvious way to show your love. Make a special donation to Lions Pride in honor of a friend or loved one! Remember, even small donations make a big difference.
From all of us here at Lions Pride, we hope you enjoy your Valentine’s Day and don’t forget the show the love to your favorite non-profit!