Take The Pledge & Gift a Gift Card.
Consider donating gift cards to help families in need.Support local businesses and help families all at the same time! See details below.
Everyone could use some extra help at this time of the year. A warm take-out meal can make a huge difference after a long day of work, especially as families prepare for the holidays. A gift card to a local store can help families who may be struggling financially find gifts for their loved ones. Learn how you can support both local businesses and the community. Please see the message below from the Amherst Business Improvement District (BID):
If you are helping support business downtown and entering to win $100 to $500 (drawing is after December 31st) why not also help families in need right now? If you buy a gift card to a local business and send it to us, we will get it to The Family Outreach of Amherst and the Amherst Survival Center. You’ll still get to count it on your Pledge Card and help a family in need right now! Take the Pledge cards can be found in businesses downtown, on our website amherstdowntown.com and in the Amherst Bulletin!