These Two Have Been Working On Their Nonprofit For A Third Of Their Lives (4 Years)
Abby Levin and Lexi Thomas have devoted themselves to their nonprofit, Flowers for Powers, delivering flowers to people who need a lift. Inspired by the loss of both her grandmothers ten years ago, Abby and Lexi decided to spread joy.
Jumping on a trampoline in the backyard, they spotted flowers, crystalizing an idea. With donated flowers and low-cost vases, they deliver sunshine, most often to seniors, people in hospice care and others with grave diseases.
Their flowers bring joy but not because the flowers are so beautiful, it’s because they remind the recipient of the beautiful smiles of two remarkable girls who delivered them.
Interview with Abigayle Levin, Lexi Thomas, the Founders and Partners of Flowers For Powers.
The following is the pre-interview with Abigayle Levin, Lexi Thomas. Be sure to watch the recorded interview above.
What is the problem you solve and how do you solve it?
The problem is we usually see people at their worst. Our goal is to put a smile or their face at help them get through this difficult moment.
More about Flowers For Powers:
Flowers for Powers is a nonprofit organization that delivers healing powers through the gifting of flowers to those in need.
For-profit/Nonprofit: 501(c)3 Nonprofit
Revenue model: Florists donate flowers. Currently Weis markets is donating. We get donations from the community to purchase vases and do walks. Tammy Schneider helped with legal filings, Vince Breuning with our website and Andrew Small with our logo and marketing materials.
Scale: Our moms help us with the deliveries. We cannot drive. Weis markets currently donate flowers. We rely on donations from the community to purchase vases. We have also been fortunate to have donated help with our website, logo and legal filings.
Abigayle Levin & Lexi Thomas
Abigayle Levin, Lexi Thomas’s bio:
I started Flowers for Powers with my friend Lexi when we were in 4th grade. My grandmother, Gail Davis passed away from ALS in 2009 and my grandmother Judy Levin from breast cancer in 2008. Lexi and I discussed what we could do to help people who were suffering like them. At the time we were jumping on her trampoline and noticed the beautiful flowers outside. That’s when Lexi and I started Flowers for Powers. – Abby
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