Giving To Our Community Through Flowers

During the holidays, we get swept up in the spirit of giving. But while hitting the stores and returning home with a trunk load of presents to dazzle our family with is fun, we here at Peoples Flower Shops are focused on that other kind of giving – the charitable kind.

We do this in a few ways. We offer a floral donation to the Folds of Honor Gala, which benefits the spouses and children of fallen or injured U.S. service-members through educational scholarships. We make another donation to the American Heart Association’s Heart Ball, held each year here in Albuquerque. This past March, we sourced about 22,000 daffodils for Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation’s Daffodil Days, a massive fundraiser to benefit Hospice.

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Daffodil Days A Great Success!

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2013 Daffodil Days Video

The Daffodil Days fundraiser went very well this year. We donated fresh cut Daffodils, seasonal greenery and plenty of vases to use in setting up the arrangements. The volunteers all worked extremely hard and through their efforts, Presbyterian Hospital was able to bring in some much needed donations.