This Giving Tuesday, join forces with thousands of others across the globe and help girls in Central Asia become unstoppable.
It’s easy to rush through life, hurtling from one day to the next, and we forget for a moment to stop and reflect on the simple things to be thankful for. We can give thanks for our families who support us, our access to education where we learn to think and interpret our world, or simply for a sunny, quiet day to rest and recharge.
For Somia, it seems, giving is a philosophy – a principle she lives by. Not only does Somia give one-time year end donations, she also donates 3% of all big purchases she makes.
December 3, 2013 – Be a part of Giving Tuesday. It will make a difference.
As Central Asia Institute’s database manager, I am the lucky person who sees the generosity and thoughtfulness of our supporters every day. I hear and read CAI supporters’ stories about why they are passionate about girls’ education and peace in the communities where we work. I receive the handcrafted cards from Florence in Washington each month. I read letters from motivated teenagers like Amy in Massachusetts, who grew up volunteering for her father’s non-profit. I am humbled to hear from […]
Central Asia Institute joins the philanthropic community today in what’s being called a “national celebration of our great tradition of generosity.”
Giving Tuesday is intended to mark the opening day of the giving season. It is also in marked juxtaposition to the national pre-holiday shopping craze memorialized every year on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
We hope you will include CAI in your giving plans this holiday season.
“Education is one of the few things that a person can never be stripped of, even […]