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Hank’s Christmas Glitter – A Giving Project In Vancouver

Kindness, helping the less fortunate, being the change you want to see in the world. Exactly what does this all look like? Well we think it is Hank’s Christmas Glitter. Say what? Keep reading and you will see why we think this.

Hank who is an amazing and inspirational human being. He sacrifices his time and shares his joy to help show compassion to the less fortunate through a great recycling program called Hank’s Christmas Glitter.

So many people want to help others but don’t know how. Even more wonder if they do act and start a giving program to help, how can they make a difference in world with small gives? They ask themselves “what do I have to offer, or what can I do to be the change that I want to see in this world?” Well we know the answer and so does Hank. It doesn’t have to be something huge, nor something that costs a lot, just do what’s in your heart.

Santa Hank at Hanks’ Christmas Glitter and His Giving Back Project

Hank is a shining example of doing what’s in your heart. He took the love that he has for Christmas and transformed that into “Hank’s Christmas Glitter.” Hank collects items that can be recycled for cash and uses that money for the homeless and less fortunate. Santa Hank is recycling for charity. How environmentally awesome is that? Through his program, Hank is making the world a better place, one can, one bottle, at a time. He is helping those less fortunate by taking a season he is passionate about and pouring his heart into a recycling program to improve and give hope and joy to others.

Adventures Through Santa’s Christmas Wonderland at Hank’s Christmas Glitter

Hank loved spending Christmas with his family as a child and as he says: “Many years have passed but the feeling hasn’t changed as the child in me prepares for another great adventure through Santa’s Christmas Wonderland.” For more information on “Hank’s Christmas Glitter,” check out his website and see if you can help or just be inspired by his story.

Follow Your Heart and Change the World – One Small Give At A Time

Wouldn’t it be amazing if there were more people in the world like Santa Hank? We all have individual gifts and strengths that we were given to share with others. What if you turned your passion into a giving back project? It’s amazing that one small gesture can start a chain reaction. How you could do something today to show a little more kindness, a little joy or just give back to others. Think about how great the world would be if we had more people putting their heart and soul into something they strongly believed in to make the world a better place? The possibilities are endless and the world would look like a different place if we all created a small giving project.

What will you do to make a difference in the world? Read our blog to get inspired, or go one step further and sign up for a 365give membership, where you share your giving with us and others every day!

What people are saying about 365give

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