52 promises


A New Year’s resolution is often the first promise we make in a new year. Alex Sheen, Founder of because I said I would, was inspired by a friend to create a 52-week New Year’s resolution. He wrote out 52 separate week long goals on promise cards and each week he randomly selects one out of a hat. Every week he records a video about the experience and dedicates it to a nonprofit organization or social cause. Click here to Subscribe to our YouTube channel!


Week 34 of 52 promises: “Free to be…”

THIS VIDEO WAS POSTED 1 DAY LATE. The volunteering happened in time, but this is the third video to be posted late this year. I am sorry for those who may have waited for it. My name is Alex and...

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“Sorry, this lot is full.” – Week 33 of 52 promises

Ice bucket challenge video: http://youtu.be/akvd5TFqDLE My name is Alex and I am the founder of “Because I said I would.” For 2014, I made the promise to volunteer at a different nonprofit organization every week for 52 weeks in a row....

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“Columbus, Ohio” – Week 32 of 52 promises

My name is Alex and I am the founder of “Because I said I would.” For 2014, I made the promise to volunteer at a different nonprofit organization every week for 52 weeks in a row. This is week 31...

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“Puppies!” – Week 31 of 52 promises

My name is Alex and I am the founder of “Because I said I would.” For 2014, I made the promise to volunteer at a different nonprofit organization every week for 52 weeks in a row. This is week 31...

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