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Random Acts of Flowers Knoxville Makes 75,000th Delivery

Random Acts of Flowers Knoxville Makes 75,000th Delivery Random Acts of Flowers Knoxville celebrated a big milestone yesterday, delivering its 75,000th bouquet to a recipient at Parkwest Hospital! Longtime volunteer liaison, Rita Stroud, was very excited to be a part of this special delivery. “I remember we had 25 bud vases to give out for [...]

July 19th, 2017|Newsroom|

Random Acts of Flowers surprise Barrington residents (Current in Carmel, 7.15.17)

Random Acts of Flowers surprise Barrington residents (Current in Carmel, 7.15.17) Determine, Inc. a global provider of industry-leading cloud solutions, recently teamed with Random Acts of Flowers as a team-building exercise. The employees spent the day arranging, delivering and surprising nursing home residents with the bouquets, including at The Barrington of Carmel. “Our mission is [...]

July 17th, 2017|Newsroom|

The Smile Maker: Brooke MacLean and RAF Chicago (Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering Magazine, Spring 2017)

The Smile Maker: Brooke MacLean and RAF Chicago (Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering Magazine, Spring 2017) “Random Acts of Flowers starts with something so simple, yet so beautiful,” says MacLean, a former engineering consultant. Since its January 2015 debut, RAF’s Chicago branch—located just two miles southwest of Northwestern’s Evanston campus— has delivered more than [...]

July 6th, 2017|Chicago Patron Society, Newsroom|

Random Acts of Flowers brings extra kindness to Silicon Valley (San Francisco Chronicle, 6.9.2017)

Random Acts of Flowers brings extra kindness to Silicon Valley (San Francisco Chronicle, 6.9.2017) "If you’re having a wedding or other celebration that involves cut-flower arrangements, a new Bay Area charity, Random Acts of Flowers: Silicon Valley, would love to have them after the event. Donated flowers will be recut, rearranged into informal bouquets and [...]

June 22nd, 2017|Newsroom|

The Longest Day: Celebrating Lives Well Lived

The Longest Day: Celebrating Lives Well Lived Today, many of us will celebrate the longest day of the year – the summer solstice – by spending time outside with our friends and family, soaking up the sun, and reveling in the fact that we've made it another year around the sun while twilight slowly settles [...]

June 21st, 2017|Blog, Chicago Patron Society, Knoxville Patron Society|

“A Jungle of Joy and Happiness”: The Knoxville Mercury Discovers the Roots of RAF

"A Jungle of Joy and Happiness": The Knoxville Mercury Discovers the Roots of RAF Coury Turczyn of The Knoxville Mercury spent a little time with our Founder and CEO Larsen Jay and found out more about the roots of our mission, how we've bloomed in Knoxville, and how our branches stretch across the country. "Random Acts [...]

June 5th, 2017|Knoxville Patron Society, Newsroom|

Hartley Botanic Magazine Spills RAF’s Secret to Making Cut Stems Last Longer

Hartley Botanic Magazine Spills RAF's Secret to Making Cut Stems Last Longer Mary-Kate Mackey, an award-winning writer and author of Sunset Magazine's Secret Gardens, paid a visit to Random Acts of Flowers Silicon Valley's booth at the San Francisco Flower and Garden Show recently. After learning about the RAF mission, she pulled back the curtain on our [...]

June 5th, 2017|Newsroom|

RAF Silicon Valley Volunteers Featured in the Garden Club of America Quarterly Bulletin

Random Acts of Flowers Silicon Valley and volunteers from the Woodside-Atherton Garden Club were featured in the Garden Club of America quarterly bulletin - 

May 31st, 2017|Newsroom|

RAF Indianapolis Program Manager Lindsay Potter on WIBC’s Caregiver Crossing

RAF Indianapolis Program Manager Lindsay Potter on WIBC's Caregiver Crossing "There's all kinds of research on how flowers have the power to enhance recover...we use those as a vessel for connection."

May 30th, 2017|Newsroom|

Tuesdays with Flowers: Making Memories Blossom with Random Acts of Flowers

Tuesdays with Flowers: Making Memories Blossom with Random Acts of Flowers Describing Stephanie Mataya as a caregiver feels like a vast understatement once you get to know her. A full-time speech pathologist, wife, mom, stepmom, and dog/cat/lizard mom, Stephanie spends her time bettering the lives of the people (and animals) who surround her and nurturing a [...]

May 30th, 2017|Blog|