This photo from the Tampa Bay Times shows a scene from a charity event hosted by the SPCA where they sold dog wedding packages to raise money for a pet shelter in Largo. Why would people be more willing to spend money on a dog wedding if they knew the money was going to charity? Read the article to learn more about the event. Then think of a creative way you could raise money for a favorite charity.
Financial Literacy Standards
SS.912.FL.2.6 Explain that people may choose to donate money to charitable organizations and other not-for-profits because they gain satisfaction from donating.
Created by Deborah Kozdras and Brittany Sampson