Procrastinator's BFF: Holiday Cards for a Cause May 13, 2015 16:40

Art Restart's beautiful cards do much more than wish someone a happy holiday—they help those in need get back on their feet. 

By Natasha Gardner, 5280 Magazine

Around this time of year, you're probably scrambling to keep up with your calendar. There are parties to attend. Gifts to wrap. Volunteer time to squeeze in. Cookies to bake. Are you stressed out yet?

If sending holiday cards is still on your to-do list, Art Restart has a solution: Purchase cards decorated with work from local artists. That might be reason enough to place an order, but in this case, the featured artists are from The Gathering Place, a spot where women, kids, and transgender individuals who are experiencing poverty or homelessness can spend daytime hours. That means you can buy your holiday cards—or New Years or Happy February cards—while supporting a social mission (the center had more than 60,000 adult visitors in 2013). 

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