Make a Difference Day in Atlanta

Make a Difference Day is Saturday, October 24th, and this is an opportunity to do something for someone else. It can be helping them out but it can also involve raising money or contributing to a charity. At Carithers Flowers, we like to focus on community involvement, as we believe that a small business like ours is responsible to those in our community that support our business. We have an obligation to give back and we do so willingly. To help our customers also get involved in the local Atlanta community organizations and charities that do so much for others, we offer the Helping Hands Program. This program benefits local schools, churches, and non-profit organizations that are located throughout Cobb County. With each order that a customer makes, they can also donate to one of our participating organizations, which currently include Find A Cure, WellStar Foundation & Hospice, United Way, Hope Lodge-Emory, American Cancer Society, High Meadows School & Camp, Good Mews Animal Foundation and Hightower Middle School. Our website features a convenient way to make this donation as you purchase your gifts online. On the online order form, you can select “Helping Hands” from a pull-down menu and then [...]

By | 2015-10-21T16:29:09+00:00 October 21st, 2015|Helping Hands Program|0 Comments

Carithers Flowers hosts a Holiday Centerpiece Design Class for the WellStar Foundation of Atlanta

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69vXENhknNA] The WellStar Medical Facility in Marietta was busier than Santa’s workshop when Carithers Flowers recently hosted a floral design seminar for board members of the Atlanta WellStar Foundation. Participants flitted about the classroom like busy little elves on Christmas Eve creating an assortment of beautiful holiday floral centerpieces. Carithers floral designers worked with participants to help them learn the elements and principles of flower arranging while working with a bountiful array of fresh flowers, foliage, evergreens, fruit, and candles to create elegant and artfully designed holiday centerpieces. Members of the class were also provided helpful tips on how to keep their arrangements fresh throughout the holiday season. Check out some of the gorgeous holiday centerpieces created by WellStar board members on YouTube. Carithers Flowers partners with the WellStar Foundation & Hospice as part of its Helping Hands charity program. As the area’s leading and largest not-for-profit healthcare provider, WellStar – through the WellStar Foundation – relies on financial support from businesses in the community, such as Carithers Flowers, to improve and expand its services.   What is WellStar? WellStar Health System of Atlanta is committed to creating and delivering high quality hospital, physician and other healthcare related services that improve [...]

Carithers Flowers Works With Helping Hands to Support Local Charities

Carithers Flowers believes in giving back to community organizations and charitable causes. Each year, Carithers donates over $100,000 in products, services, and monies to local and national non-profits. Carithers Flowers partnership with Helping Hands is a unique online fundraising program designed to benefit local schools, churches, and non-profit organizations. Whether ordering for themselves or gifting them to a friend, loved one, coworker, or business client, customers can also give back to the community with each online purchase they make. With each Carithers Flowers order, customers can make a $2.00 donation to one of the participating charitable organizations (currently: WellStar Foundation & Hospice, High Meadows School & Camp, United Way, Good Mews Animal Foundation, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Serve Haiti). The Helping Hands program encourages customers to take advantage of easily contributing to local charitable and non-profit organizations by sending flowers across town or across the country. Join Carithers Flowers Helping Hands program Carithers Flowers Helping Hands program is easy for an organization to implement and free to join. Simply fill out the online enrollment form to qualify your organization. Carithers Flowers provides readily available identification cards for your organization to distribute and to spread the word about the [...]

By | 2010-08-05T18:53:20+00:00 August 5th, 2010|Helping Hands Program|0 Comments