Kappa Delta Pi Joins #GivingTuesday Movement to Encourage Spending With a Purpose

Kristen Jackson is director of advancement and foundation at Kappa Delta Pi.

GT_2014Web-Banner_250x250_3-150x150On Tuesday, December 2, Kappa Delta Pi will join charities, families, businesses, community centers, students, retailers, and others for #GivingTuesday—a movement to celebrate giving and kick off the holiday giving season.

You’ve heard of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday. and Cyber Monday. Now the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, #GivingTuesday, will harness the power of social media to boost personal philanthropy and encourages bigger, better, and smarter charitable giving during the holiday season.

KDP is honored to serve as an official partner of #GivingTuesday, inviting members to join the movement, inspire action, and give back to KDP this holiday season. Our teachers need support, and your participation in #GivingTuesday will make a difference.

TAKE ACTION. Join the worldwide celebration of #GivingTuesday:

  1. Pledge to be #Unselfie by personally making a donation to KDP.
  2. Plan an activity in your workplace for #GivingTuesday, such as a dress-down day for staff members or hat day for students who make donations supporting KDP.
  3. Spread the word using #GivingTuesday, #Teacherlove, #KDPpride, #Unselfie on social media. Post your #Unselfie photo or video to KDP and consider changing your profile picture to promote #GivingTuesday.
  4. Encourage others to donate to KDP, empowering members to build on their careers, helping them become outstanding educators, and creating successful learning environments for today’s children.

To connect with KDP’s #GivingTuesday effort, please visit:

Website: www.kdp.org/givingtuesday

Facebook: www.facebook.com/KDPhome

Twitter: twitter.com/kappadeltapi

Instagram: instagram.com/kappadeltapi

To learn more about the global #GivingTuesday movement, please visit:

Website: www.givingtuesday.org

Facebook: www.facebook.com/GivingTuesday

Twitter: twitter.com/GivingTues

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