“The UN-selfie takes that idea and says, ‘Actually, share a picture of something more important. Share a picture of you doing something useful for others.’ Share a picture of a cause that matters deeply to you. Do something UNselfish around Giving Tuesday,” he urged.
Retailers rely on the period between Thanksgiving and Christmas for a major portion of their annual sales, and last week’s two-day total topped $12 billion. Giving Tuesday suggests pausing to consider sharing over shopping.
More information about Giving Tuesday is at community.givingtuesday.org.