As soon as the Thanksgiving meal has been cleared from the table, holiday shoppers flock en masse to the retail sales that follow on Black Friday. In recent years, the holiday shopping frenzy has expanded to include the Monday after Thanksgiving, also known as Cyber Monday, and it has become a booming sales day for online retailers.
This year, we challenge you to make your Cyber Monday green by pledging to gift responsibly and becoming a part of The Nature Conservancy’s Green Gift Monday.
The Conservancy created Green Gift Monday to raise awareness for green gifting options and provide ideas – donating to a charity, purchasing eco-friendly gifts or making a homemade gift – for everyone on your gift list.
In 2010, The Nature Conservancy introduced Green Gift Monday and had over 65 partners show their support for the event by promoting the campaign and offering their own clever green gifting ideas. Back for a second year, Green Gift Monday has expanded to include:
There are many ways to gift responsibly throughout the holiday season and we want to hear from you! Please share your ideas for making the holidays green in our comment section below!