December and the season of Giving
Americans throw away 25% more trash during the Thanksgiving to New Year's holiday period than any other time of year. The extra waste amounts to 25 million tons of garbage
This LEUNIG cartoon says much about Christmas Shopping
Each year, the UK spends a combined total of around £700 million on unwanted presents!
o Christmas is coming – A time for giving, and not to landfill......
o Each Year I (Peter) make a Christmas list and allocate an amount to each of my family and friends that I then donate on their behalf to help the children in Nepal.
It is a great gift that gives twice and unlike over 80% of Christmas gifts it doesn’t end in landfill.
o We’ll be promoting our Christmas Giving catalogue on our website from December 1st
o And we will be promoting small monthly donations as they all add up together and monthly gifts give us a regular commitment that helps us to make critical budget decisions.
Some ideas of what you will find in our Gift catalogue.
Online December 1st.
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