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Resources for Grandparents Day Partners

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We developed the following resources to support your promotional efforts. Be sure to visit this page on the days leading up to Grandparents Day for suggested tweets and Facebook posts to help us spread the word.

Facebook It!

Like Generations United’s Facebook page. If you are unable to post your own Facebook posts, please like or share our posts. If you can, tag us in your post. Below are suggested tweets for specific days.

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Our friends at @GenerationsUnited invite you to #DoSomethingGrand in honor of #GrandparentsDay . They’ve put together a host of ways you can get involved. Find out how at www.grandparentsday.org.

Encourage your friends and family, or help them, swap their regular Facebook profile or cover photos with one that includes their grandparents and/or grandchildren and keep it up throughout the week. #GrandparentsDay #DoSomethingGrand

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Swap your regular Facebook profile or cover photos with one that includes your grandparents and/or grandchildren. #DoSomethingGrand #GrandparentsDay

Check out our Take Action Guide (https://goo.gl/hPJVrW) and plan an intergenerational service activity for #GrandparentsDay. #DoSomethingGrand

Don’t forget to swap your Facebook profile or cover photos with one that includes your grandparents and/or grandchildren @generationsunited. #GrandparentsDay #DoSomethingGrand (back to top)

#DoSomethingGrand and volunteer with your grandchild or grandfriend at a community kitchen! #GrandparentsDay.| Accompanying social media card: http://bit.ly/2KkV99P

Use your Facebook profile or cover photo space to highlight a wonderful grandparent and/or grandchild. #GrandparentsDay #DoSomethingGrand 

Happy #GrandparentsDay! #DoSomethingGrand

This #GrandparentsDay, #DoSomethingGrand and sign up for Legacy Project’s Listen to a Life Contest, which starts today! Learn more at https://goo.gl/64Vojr @generationsunited

Encourage your friends and family to visit or contact their grandparents and grandfriends. #GrandparentsDay #DoSomethingGrand

Use #GrandparentsDay as a way to connect with grandchildren or a grandfriend by cooking together #DoSomethingGrand | Accompanying social media card: http://bit.ly/2KkV99P

Continue celebrating Grandparents Day as part of Intergenerational Month! http://goo.gl/jKhWzL #GrandparentsDay #DoSomethingGrand

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Memes

We have an image gallery with memes to support your outreach. (Click the thumbnails to view enlarged memes.) Download the images by right-clicking, then selecting “Save image as…” Please feel free to Tweet as well as post to Instagram and Facebook.

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Tweet It!

Be sure to follow and re-tweet @GensUnited or use the sample tweets below. We’re using the hashtag #DoSomethingGrand to keep the conversation going about all of the events surrounding grandparents day.

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Commit to #DoSomethingGrand for #GrandparentsDay. Check out these awesome ideas at grandparentsday.org

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Change your twitter photo or help a grand friend change theirs in honor of #grandparentsday. #DoSomethingGrand too.

#DoSomethingGrand and take a cue from an #intergenerational lunch program at Iowa City Senior Center that let kids eat free. Learn more at buff.ly/2YyMU2V #GrandparentsDay | Accompanying image: http://bit.ly/2YBKm4j

Check out our Take Action Guide (https://goo.gl/hPJVrW) and plan an intergenerational service activity for #GrandparentsDay. #DoSomethingGrand

Don’t forget to switch your FB and Twitter photos w/ 1 of yr grandparents/grandchildren. #DoSomethingGrand #grandparentsday (back to top)

#DoSomethingGrand and volunteer with your grandchild or grandfriend at a community kitchen! #GrandparentsDay. Accompanying social media card: http://bit.ly/2KkV99P

In honor of #GrandparentsDay, show off your gp/grandfriends in your FB & Twitter profile/cover photos. #DoSomethingGrand. 

Check out this yr’s winners of @legacycubed’s Listen to a Life Essay Contest – https://goo.gl/64Vojr – #DoSomethingGrand #grandparentsday

It’s not rocket science. Get a shot and protect your family for #GrandparentsDay! Wear the #BandAGEofhonor. Learn more at https://goo.gl/yM9jV2 #DoSomethingGrand

Happy #GrandparentsDay! #DoSomethingGrand

Encourage your friends and family to visit or contact their grandparents and grandfriends. #GrandparentsDay #DoSomethingGrand

Use #GrandparentsDay as a way to connect with grandchildren or a grandfriend by cooking together #DoSomethingGrand | Accompanying social media card: http://bit.ly/2KkV99P

#DoSomethingGrand & continue celebrating #GrandparentsDay as part of #Intergenerational Month! http://goo.gl/jKhWzL

Honor your grandparents/grandfriends. Swap out your regular Twitter profile & cover photo w/ 1 of them. #DoSomethingGrand #GrandparentsDay 

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Newsletters

Get Ready for Grandparents Day – Sept. 12!
Our friends at Generations United invite you to Do Something Grand in honor of Grandparents Day. Visit www.grandparentsday.org to get ideas and information on ways that you and your organization can get involved.

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