Tag Archive: Giving

Holiday Giving

Recently, in what I thought would be a quick Saturday errand, I got stuck in traffic. It took me a moment to realize that the holidays are upon us. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF®), from Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday, more than 174 million Americans shopped in stores and online during the five-day …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/12/02/holiday-giving/

Giving Thanks During Farm-City Week

Florida Farm Bureau – November 9, 2016 Farm-City Week is a time to give thanks for the valuable partnerships between urban and rural residents. The week will be celebrated statewide, Nov. 16-23, 2016. Farmers produce high quality food and fiber for everyone to enjoy. Their partnerships with grocers, truck drivers, processors, scientists, consumers and many …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/11/11/giving-thanks-during-farm-city-week/

Giving Young Wildlife a Chance

These fledgling doves were found out of their nest and on the ground in late May. Photo credit: Carrie Stevenson A few weeks ago, the neighbor boys came running over to show my children the baby birds they found in their front yard. We expected they would lead us to a tree and point out fledglings in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/06/30/giving-young-wildlife-a-chance/