For my birthday 06/14 in honor of my daughter Alira i would love to host a live event via Facebook, and local event for families from around the area to come and release a butterfly for their loved ones gone to soon.
This is just for 24 Butterflies ! That is why i made the goal $400 so that we could release more butterflies and order the paper seeds to release as well!
For my birthday 06/14 in honor of my daughter Alira i would love to host a live event via Facebook, and local event for families from around the area to come and release a butterfly for their loved ones gone to soon. ( the release date will be held on my birthday June 14th and this is what i would love as a gift, to be able to have a special moment/event for grieving families in honor of my Daughter) If you could please find it inyour heart to donate just donate $1.00- and spread the word it will help us to reach our goal, so that we are able to release beautiful butterflies for the babies lost to soon in the month of June - for the June angelversaries/birthdays as well, this will be a small local event with refreshments so that families may be at the live release as well
-We will be ordering the -
***The Monarch Butterfly Release package of 40 Monarch butterflies***
We are going to hopefully order Monarch's for the release as well. Currently they are sold out until 5/29th. The Monarch Butterfly Release package of 40 Monarch butterflies is $330.00 -this will be a mass release for the end of the event
***Live Memorial Butterfly Release Package of 112 Painted Lady Butterflies in Individual Release Envelopes*** to release while reading a poem or quote and or angels name, as well as for people attending the even to release a butterfly of their own! The cost for these is $250 -
This is the reason for the fundraiser/donation goal is being high, but please know, just $5 goes a long way !
Why the Monarch Butterfly is the Best for Butterfly Releases.
The Monarch is the perfect butterfly for release for several reasons. The first is simply due to its size. Monarch butterflies are among some of the largest species of butterfly, measuring between 3 ½ to 4 inches in diameter, in conjunction with their bright color, their size makes them very easy to see, even if your event is exceptionally large. This means that even people toward the back of a group will be able to experience the beauty that is a butterfly release. Monarch butterflies also have a much different flight pattern than your typical butterfly. Whereas most species of butterfly flit rapidly and erratically from one place to the next (seemingly without a specific destination in mind), Monarch butterflies fly slower, almost as if they were gliding. With this type of movement, you will be able to follow the serene movements and truly savor every moment of the Monarch’s presence.
**********Along with being rather slow fliers, Monarchs are also exceptionally friendly and sociable butterflies. Where most other species tend to fly off as soon as a human gets near, Monarchs will actually go out of their way to linger after their release, landing on nearby tables and chairs. Some lucky guests may even have butterflies land on their hands, dresses or jackets, which can add a magical moment to the ceremony.********** Not to mention that these moments make for some rather beautiful photographs. When the day starts to draw to a close, then the Monarchs will typically take off in search of food and shelter for the evening. The Monarch butterfly is a truly amazing little creature!
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