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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 - November 1, 2019

 

Media

DEP Kick Off of the Gift Outside the Box Campaign at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore Friday, November 15, 2019.

 

 

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

 

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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.

 

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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

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
#smallbusinesssaturday #sbs #MoCo #rockville #silverspring #poolesville #damascus #bethesda #gaithersburg #germantown #takomapark #potomac #olney #wheaton #montgomeryvillage #clarksburg #kensington #burtonsville #aspenhill #boyds #brookeville #darnestown #cabinjohn #glenecho #garrettpark #laytonsville #dickerson #colesville #washingtongrove #barnesville #spencerville #rossmoor #fairland #redland #travilah #cloverly #somerset #kempmill #chevychase #sandyspring #brookmont #martinsadditions #friendshipvillage

 

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.

Download all graphics in a zip file.

General Graphics

 

Buy Local

 

Gift Experiences

 

Gift Greener

 

Give Back

 

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Upcoming Events

Montgomery County Thanksgiving Parade
Silver Spring, MD
November 23, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Giant - Arliss Street
Silver Spring, MD
November 23, 2019
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Westfield Montgomery
Bethesda, MD
November 23, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Safeway - Spartan Road
Olney, MD
November 25, 2019
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Holiday Park Senior Center
Silver Spring, MD
December 3, 2019
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

One Montgomery Green "Green Drinks"
Silver Spring, MD
December 3, 2019
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Westfield Wheaton
Wheaton, MD
December 8, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Schweinhaut Senior Center
Silver Spring, MD
December 9, 2019
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Westfield Wheaton
Wheaton, MD
December 11, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Long Branch Senior Center
Silver Spring, MD
December 12, 2019
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Westfield Montgomery
Bethesda, MD
December 14, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

White Oak Senior Center
Silver Spring, MD
December 17, 2019
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Westfield Wheaton
Wheaton, MD
December 21, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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