Woo-hoo! Results are all in and our grand total for 2013 Giving Parties is $50,110! You helped 22 organizations raise funds to help our communities. We are beyond thrilled at the success of the 7 parties hosted this year. Want to host a Giving Party next year? Just ask us and we’ll help. It’s easy and the most fun way to kick of the holidays that we can imagine.
A little inspiration from an Oprah episode and a desire to help people live smaller and give bigger helped launch the idea for a Giving Party in 2007. Several do-gooder moms in Chapel Hill gathered to host a party with all of their friends and simply asked the guests to give. And give they did! During a three-hour party, we raised over $12,000 for local, national and international charitable organizations. The donations were then given as alternative gifts to friends and loved ones of the party guests. We’re hosting our party again this year and can’t wait to see