Rounding up at stores can help their cause

Round Up for a Cause: Why Your Spare Change Can Make a Big Difference

By: Rachel Kimball



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I recently hit the local Goodwill and found some amazing fashion finds and, as I was checking out, I was asked if I would like to round up.

I did… and then watched as the next several customers did the same.

Have you ever been asked if you want to round up your purchase to support a cause?

Spare Change can help change lives

Maybe you've hesitated, wondering if those few extra cents or dollars really make an impact.

Well, let me assure you, they absolutely do!

Here's why rounding up for a cause is not only fashionable but also incredibly meaningful:

Every Penny Counts: It's easy to underestimate the power of spare change, but when combined with the contributions of others, those pennies quickly add up to make a significant impact. By simply rounding up your purchase, you're contributing to a collective effort that can create positive change in the world.

Supporting Important Causes: Many fashion retailers partner with charitable organizations that work towards causes such as environmental conservation, social justice, education, and healthcare. By rounding up your purchase, you're directly supporting these causes and helping to make a difference in the lives of others.

The Act of Giving back makes a huge difference in our world

Spreading Awareness: Round up for a cause isn't just about monetary contributions; it's also about raising awareness for important issues. When you opt to round up, you're sending a message that you care about making a difference and encouraging others to do the same.

Aligning with Your Values: As a caring and compassionate individual, supporting causes that align with your values is incredibly fulfilling. Whether you're passionate about environmental sustainability, human rights, or animal welfare, rounding up for a cause allows you to actively contribute to making the world a better place.

Fostering a Culture of Giving: Participating in rounding up initiatives helps to foster a culture of giving within our communities and beyond. It encourages us to think beyond ourselves and consider the collective well-being of society, fostering a sense of empathy and solidarity.

So the next time you're asked if you want to round up your purchase to support a cause, I encourage you to say “yes” with confidence and pride.

Your spare change may seem small, but its impact is immeasurable. 

Together, let's continue to spread love, compassion, and positive change through our actions, one round-up at a time!

💛 Rachel