In today’s world, we are all very busy with so many aspects of our lives. Between work, the needs of our family, neighbors and friends, we spend so much of our time focusing on others and taking care of the needs of those close to us. This week, I ask that you dedicate 5 minutes of your time to focus on somebody you may not know who needs your help.
Add $5 to your 5 minutes to support of
I am so grateful that I have not had to make those difficult choices for my family. With the help of
As the economy has slowly taken its toll, we have all been affected by it in one way or another. Each day, there is a family out there that receives unwelcome news affecting their personal financial situation. Even though you may not realize it, your 5 minutes and $5 may be helping some of the people you see everyday.
Here are a few ideas of where you can spare $5 from your week and make the difference in somebody else’s life. Skip the coffee shop, bring your lunch to work once, save a few extra dollars with coupons, skip the appetizer at dinner or spend the evening home with your family instead of going out.
Your 5 minutes and $5 will undoubtedly make the difference to somebody who needs it. Please take 5 to give $5 today.
Mayor Patricia Murphy
The Town of New Milford
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