Don’t Toss Your Tulips! These Florists Will Repurpose Your Flowers (Martha Stewart.com, 8.15.2017)

  "It's such a meaningful mission," [Random Acts of Flowers] COO and CMO Cindy McConkey Cox tells us. To date, they've delivered nearly 250,000 bouquets to people in need. "Giving flowers is so simple yet so personal. People don't often realize the difference you can make with such a small gesture." READ FULL ARTICLE

August 16th, 2017|Chicago Patron Society, Knoxville Patron Society, Newsroom|

Random Acts of Flowers makes 75,000th delivery – Parkwest Medical Center

August 10th, 2017|Knoxville Patron Society, Newsroom|

Thank You BBQ Honors Knoxville’s First Responders

Thank You BBQ Honors Knoxville’s First Responders Photo Courtesy of Knoxville Fire Dept. Knoxville News Sentinal - First responders with the Knoxville Fire Department, Knoxville Police Department, American Medical Response, and other were honored by Random Acts of Flowers founder Larsen Jay on Saturday, ten years to the day that Jay was seriously [...]

July 31st, 2017|Chicago Patron Society, Knoxville Patron Society, Newsroom|

National Development Director Puts Down Roots to Help Random Acts of Flowers Bloom

National Development Director Puts Down Roots to Help Random Acts of Flowers Bloom Random Acts of Flowers has added Sarah Elizabeth Hauge to its national team as National Director of Development. Hauge will be based at the Random Acts of Flowers national headquarters in Knoxville, TN, where she will focus on securing national partners for [...]

July 24th, 2017|Chicago Patron Society, Knoxville Patron Society, Newsroom|

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|

“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|