The company operates 13 self-storage facilities in Michigan
October 7, 2019: For celebrating Sweetest Day, 1-800-Self-Storage.com will be selling bouquets of flowers at its Plymouth, Mich., location on Oct. 19. The self storage facility at 42360 Ann Arbor Road will have small bouquets available for $1.99 on a first-come, first-served basis.
Sweetest Day is celebrating in the third Saturday of October. It Originated in Cleveland in 1922. Sweetest Day is primarily celebrated in the Great Lakes region and parts of the Northeast.
“In the busyness of a fall Saturday, it’s easy to forget that it’s Sweetest Day. Whether someone is already at 1-800-Self-Storage.com in Plymouth checking on their storage unit, or a local resident driving by, we’ve got them covered with affordable, fresh flowers for the holiday,” Said by Wendy Carter, operations manager.
Sweetest Day was launched by Herbert Birch Kingston, a philanthropist and candy-company employee who wanted to “bring happiness into the lives of orphans, shut-ins and others who were forgotten,”. “With the help of friends, he began to distribute candy and small gifts to the underprivileged.” according to TheRomantic.com. Since 1922, the special day has evolved for participants to express romantic love and show appreciation to their friends.
1-800-Self-Storage.com is involved in Sweetest Day celebration as a part of its Heart for the Community outreach initiative. The company also serves as a drop-off location for organizations that repair and distribute used bikes to needy children.