Afflora Financial Life Planning launches Facebook Campaign to give a total of $10,000 to 4 local Topeka Charities for #GivingTuesday
TOPEKA, Kan., November 29, 2016 – Afflora Financial Life Planning is excited to launch a social media campaign on their business Facebook and Twitter pages in hopes to bring awareness about #GivingTuesday and fuel the giving initiative in Topeka this year.
Over the next four weeks, they are asking for your help in finding four local deserving Topeka charities to give $2,500 each for a total of $10,000.
“We are encouraging people in our community to go to the #GivingTuesday video on our Facebook and Twitter pages where they can comment and share stories about what local charities they are most passionate about” said Desmond Henry, Founder of Afflora Financial Life Planning. “Every Tuesday between now and Christmas, we will read your comments, look for inspirational stories, even shameless plugs from the charities themselves and select a winner. I was born and raised in Topeka and wanted to find a way to not only give back to the community I love but also encourage others give as well”.
#GivingTuesday, is a global giving movement in all 50 states and countries around the world. Since its founding in 2012, millions of people have come together to support and champion the causes they believe in and the communities in which they live. After two days for getting deals – Black Friday and Cyber Monday –#GivingTuesday is a day for giving back.
In 2015, nonprofits raised more than $117 million online on #GivingTuesday to help make the world a better place in countless ways. Much more was generated offline and through donations of time and other resources. People participated in #GivingTuesday activities in 71 countries around the globe last year.
About Afflora Financial Life Planning
Afflora Financial Life Planning was founded by Desmond Henry, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™. Desmond has been featured in US News & World Report, Yahoo! News, TK Business Magazine and was a 2010 recipient of Topeka’s Top 20 Under 40 Business Leaders award. The Topeka financial planning firm specializes in working with retirees, women, & clients in their 20s & 30s improve their financial lives.
Investment Advisory Services offered through Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor. Cambridge & Afflora Financial Life Planning, LLC are not affiliated.
#GivingTuesday is a movement, built by people around the world, to celebrate giving of all kinds. It is celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (in the U.S.), Black Friday and Cyber Monday; this year it falls on November 29, 2016. This movement is the result of the collective power of a unique blend of partners— to inspire people to take collaborative action to improve their local communities and contribute in countless ways to the causes they believe in. Everyone has something to give. To learn more about #GivingTuesday participants and activities or to join the celebration of giving, please visit: