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Gift Outside the Box Media Kit

Press release, social media prompts, and graphics for promoting an environmentally friendly holiday season. For tips on how to reduce waste, visit Gift Greener.

Press Release

Montgomery County Press Release - Wednesday, November 14, 2018

 

Media

Eileen Kao from the Department of Environmental Protection and Molly Callaway from the Volunteer Center kick off the Gift Outside the Box campaign on Montgomery al Dia.

 

Social Media - #GiftGreener

Use our hashtag, #GiftGreener to promote reducing waste this holiday season. Below are sample social media posts to get you started. Make sure to download our social media graphics.

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#Giftgreener today by looking for ways to #reduce, #reuse and #recycle! Bring a reusable shopping bag with you on errands, and purchase gifts made of reused materials when possible. For more gift ideas, visit bit.ly/GiftGreener.

The USDA estimates that 30-40% of the food supply in the United States is wasted. This holiday season, think about donating your untouched leftovers from holiday parties to a local food bank. For more ideas, visit bit.ly/GiftGreener. #GiftGreener #GiveBack

Get outside this holiday season! Consider gifting an experience: go for a #hike or #walk, enjoy a sunrise, sunset, or changing seasons, or attend a @MontgomeryParks program near you. #giftgreener bit.ly/GiftGreener

Preparing for the holidays? Remember to #buylocal and support local businesses and artists. Look for gifts at local craft fairs, holiday markets, small businesses or farms. #giftgreener bit.ly/GiftGreener

 

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Give local this holiday season! Remember to shop locally to support businesses in our community. #GiftGreener bit.ly/GiftGreener

#Giftgreener today and remember to look for ways to #reduce, #reuse and #recycle! Bring a reusable shopping bag with you for your holiday shopping, and consider using reused materials for wrapping and gift-making.  For more gift ideas, visit bit.ly/GiftGreener.

Consider giving experiences as gifts this year! #GiftGreener with ice skating passes, a yoga class, or a special meal together to celebrate the holidays. More ideas at bit.ly/GiftGreener!

Looking for the perfect way to show you care? #GiftGreener by giving back, by making a donation to a cause of your choice in someone’s honor, or donate your time by volunteering. For more ideas, visit bit.ly/GiftGreener.

 

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The USDA estimates that 30-40% of the food supply in the United States is wasted. This holiday season, think about donating your untouched leftovers from holiday parties to a local food bank. For more ideas, visit bit.ly/GiftGreener. #GiftGreener #GiveBack #MoCo #leftovers #turkey #thanksgiving #holiday #local #foodbank #foodwaste #foodscraps #reduce #reuse #recycle

Looking for the perfect way to show you care? #GiftGreener by giving back, by making a donation to a cause of your choice in someone’s honor, or donate your time by volunteering. For more ideas, visit bit.ly/GiftGreener. #donate #donation #charity #volunteering #community #MoCo #GivingTuesday

Get outside this holiday season! Consider gifting an experience: go for a #hike or #walk, enjoy a sunrise, sunset, or changing seasons, or attend a @MontgomeryParks program near you. bit.ly/GiftGreener #giftgreener #exercise #greatoutdoors #autumn #winter #playoutside #hike

Preparing for the holidays? Remember to #buylocal and support local businesses and artists. Look for gifts at local craft fairs, holiday markets, small businesses or farms. bit.ly/GiftGreener #giftgreener
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Download Graphics

Right-click on a link and choose 'Save Link As' to download an individual graphic in JPG format. To request graphics in other sizes or formats, please email askdep@montgomerycountymd.gov.

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