Did you know that the first Sunday of August is Friendship Day?
Our source, Holidayinsights.com informed us that this is a day to sustain relationships, current friendships, and past friendships. It’s an effortless and fun day to celebrate.
Begin the day by getting in touch with some old friends.
How do you prepare?
Phone calls, emails, plans for lunch or dinner.
Gain a new friend.
Happy Friendship Day to everybody!
Origin of Friendship Day:
In 1935, the United States Congress, proclaimed the first Sunday of August as National Friendship Day. Following the popularity and success of Friendship Day in the US, several other countries adopted the tradition of dedicating a day to friends. Friendship Day is celebrated by several countries around the world.
In 1997, the United Nations named Winnie the Pooh as the world’s Ambassador of Friendship. Comely funny!
“Friends buy you food. Best friends eat your food.” Anonymous