Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea. Giving Tuesday is a day that encourages people to do good. Since its inception, it has grown into a movement that spans the globes. Not only that, but it has inspired hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity. In just seven years, the Giving Tuesday movement has raised more than $1 billion online in the U.S. alone. Giving Tuesday doesn’t necessarily have to be about money. It could be something as simple as making someone smile, helping out a stranger or neighbor, or giving some…
Small Business Saturday was first observed in the United States on November 27, 2010. As you know, the Friday following Thanksgiving is Black Friday and the following Monday is Cyber Monday. These two days feature heavily big box retail stores, as well as e-commerce stores. However, Small Business Saturday encourages consumers to shop at locally owned brick and mortar businesses and small businesses. American Express actually created the first event and publicized the initiative using social media, as well as advertising. You can use the hashtags #smallbusinesssaturday and #smallbizsaturday on social media networks, such as twitter and instagram.
We’ve made it through another week… so you know what that means? It’s time for a list of “Things to do in Lexington, Kentucky.” As always here is a list of some things going on in Lexington, Kentucky. It isn’t an extensive list, but just something to give y’all some ideas!
This week’s “Weekend Reading” is a day late, but I hope everyone had a good weekend and I hope everyone is having a good Monday. This week’s “Weekend Reading” is ALL ABOUT THE FOOD! There are details about the many new restaurants opening up in Lexington, along with the restaurants that are relocating. Not only that, but there are a few lists suggesting restaurants here in Lexington that you must try, if you haven’t already!
We are halfway through November and it’s Thursday… so you know what that means? It’s time for a list of “Things to do in Lexington, Kentucky.” As always here is a list of some things going on in Lexington, Kentucky. It isn’t an extensive list, but just something to give y’all some ideas!