Crud, did you forget to pick up something for Mother's Day for your mother or the woman who gave birth to your children?

In times like these, consider a donation to a favorite charity.

United Way of Greater Austin is offering a special Mother's Day donation drive that honors the mothers in your life as well as help Central Texas mothers. You make a donation to United Way's work with childhood initiatives and then you an download cards that include the artwork of children served by United Way's programs in Austin.

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The cards are printable and include this lovely message:

Thank you for all you are and all you give. You make the world a better place.

You inspired me to make a donation in your honor to United Way for Greater Austin.

Your Mother’s Day gift is giving children in the Austin community the same love, care and support you give as a mom.

Find it at unitedwayaustin.org/upcoming-events/honor-a-mother/.

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