Ways to Celebrate

  • Send a card or short note to your best friend telling her how much she means to you.
  • Share the Confidence Coalition video with a friend on social media or via email. Include a note about how she has helped boost your confidence or how you admire her confidence.
  • Gather a group of friends and host a Confidence Coalition initiative in your community, such as the “You Make Me Smile” campaign, “Go Confidently” handbag collection or “Friends Say the Tough Stuff, So Say It” dating abuse awareness campaign.
  • Celebrate your friendship over tea or coffee.
  • Remember a special friend with a book of poetry or fiction.
  • Send a card, and perhaps a photo, to a faraway friend.
  • Plan a girls' night out. Go see a movie. Make reservations for dinner.
  • Visit a spa together. Make appointments for manicures.
  • Reconnect with a childhood friend with whom you've lost contact.
  • Sign up for a cooking or gardening class together.
  • Plan an adventure. Go hiking, hot-air ballooning, white water rafting, etc.
  • Start up a book club with close friends.
  • Send flowers to your mother, sister or other relative who has also been a good friend to you.
  • Hand out goodie bags to your female coworkers. Include a note about International Women's Friendship Month.
  • Create a CD with songs that remind you of your friendship with a particular woman. Send the recording along with a short note to your friend.
  • Make a photo album or a scrapbook that celebrates your friendship.
  • Use your special talents or hobbies to make your friend a meaningful gift.
  • Take cards and home-baked cookies to your friends and female neighbors.
  • Throw a party or potluck with your closest women friends.
  • Plan a weekend with your former college roommate in your college town. Visit the library. Attend a football game. Go to your old hangout.
  • Make plans with your good friends to volunteer at a women's shelter, soup kitchen or child advocacy program.
  • Write a blog entry about your best friends and how much they have inspired you.
  • Make a new friend!

Created by Kappa Delta Sorority for all Women & Girls