FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 24, 2013
For more information contact:
Greg Ebel, 4imprint
920-236-7272, ext. 8396
Promotional Products Retailer 4imprint® Announces $90,000 in 1st Quarter In-Kind Donations
(OSHKOSH, Wis.) Promotional products retailer 4imprint awarded $90,000 worth of promotional products to nearly 100 nonprofits and charities across the United States and Canada during the first quarter of 2013. Through its one by one® charitable giving program 4imprint makes at least one $500 in-kind promotional items grant to an organization each business day. An additional 26 charitable organizations received grants during the period ending March 31, 2013.
one by one charitable grants help non-profit organizations, schools and religious organizations raise awareness about the charitable work they do. The $500 in-kind donations of promotional items are used for a wide range of products from seed packets imprinted with the Maryland Agricultural Resource Council’s logo to Wheelchairs 4 Kids caps.
“It’s wonderful to be able to hear the stories of these organization and see how they make a difference in their communities,” says Kevin Lyons-Tarr, president and CEO, 4imprint. “We are honored to have the opportunity to help.”
4imprint is accepting applications for its 2013 one by one program online at http://onebyone.4imprint.com. Any 501(c)3 organization, registered Canadian charity, school or religious organization is encouraged to apply. Interested organizations are asked to submit applications a minimum of two months before items will be used, to allow time for application processing and product delivery.
2013 1st quarter one by one recipients include:
4RKids Foundation – Enid, Okla.
91.1 The Avenue – Green Bay, Wis.
ACHIEVA – Pittsburgh, Pa.
ACT–Autism Community Training – Burnaby, British Columbia
Advocacy and Support Center – Elizabethtown, Ky.
Alpha-1 Foundation – Miami, Fla.
ALS Society of Quebec – Montreal, Quebec
American Cancer Society – Green Bay, Wis.
American Heart Association–HeartChaseTM – Madison, Wis.
American Red Cross Central Valley Region – Fresno, Calif.
The Arc Fox Cities, Inc. – Menasha, Wis.
Arizona in ACTION (Goodyear in ACTION) – Goodyear, Ariz.
Bedtime Bundles, Inc. – Marco Island, Fla.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee – Kingsport, Tenn.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Fraser Valley – Abbotsford, British Columbia
Builders Beyond Borders – Norwalk, Conn.
B.U.R.N. Ministries – Fort Worth, Texas
Canadian Volunteers for International Development – Stony Plain, Alberta
Central New York Signature Chefs: March of Dimes – Syracuse, N.Y.
Chamberlain’s Children Center – Hollister, Calif.
Champions of Life, Inc.: the Refuge – Overland Park, Kan.
Charleston Newspapers–Newspapers In Education – Charleston, W.Va.
Children’s Hearing & Speech Centre of BC – Vancouver, British Columbia
Children’s Home Society – Inverness, Fla.
College Club of Ridgewood – Ridgewood, N.J.
The Community Foundation – Riverside, Calif.
Community Link, Inc. – Breese, Ill.
Conception Abbey – Conception, Mo.
Creed’s Cause – Oviedo, Fla.
DOC IT Foundation – Miami, Fla.
Dorchester Family YMCA – Cambridge, Md.
East Ascension High School: One Can Make a Difference – Gonzales, La.
East-Central Court Appointed Special Advocates – Brookings, S.D.
Easthampton Community Center – Easthampton, Maine
ELS to Go – Nashville, Tenn.
The Erin Eickmeier Foundation – Ballwin, Mo.
Fernbank Museum of Natural History – Atlanta, Ga.
Friends of Navajo County Anti-Drug Coalition, Inc. – Pinetop, Ariz.
The G.I. Go Fund – Newark, N.J.
Green Lake Area Animal Shelter – Green Lake, Wis.
The Guidance Center’s Kids–TALK CAC – Detroit, Mich.
The GVTC Foundation – New Braunfels, Texas
Harvest Bible Chapel – Oakville, Ontario
Healing Little Hearts: the Boston Children’s Hospital) – Mattapoisett, Mass.
Heartbeat International Foundation, Inc. – Tampa, Fla.
Helping Others Fight–the Ulman Cancer Fund – Baltimore, Md.
Hereditary Angioedema Association (HAEA) – North Attleboro, Maine
Illinois Poison Center – Chicago, Ill.
I Still Have a Dream Foundation – Athens, Ga.
Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, Inc. – Kenosha, Wis.
Kids for Kids, Dancing for Life – Cheshire, Conn.
KidsPeace Foster Care – Reading, Pa.
Kimmy’s House – Golden, Colo.
Learning Disabilities Association of Yukon (LDAY) – Whitehorse, Yukon
Literacy Network – Madison, Wis.
The Maryland Agricultural Resource Council – Cockeysville, Md.
The Mattie Miracle Cancer Foundation – Washington, D.C.
Mended Little Hearts of Long Island – Lynbrook, N.Y.
Mountain Hospice, Inc. – Belington, W.Va.
Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care – Mount Airy, N.C.
Muscular Dystrophy Association – Macon, Ga.
NAMI DuPage – Wheaton, Ill.
North Alabama Medical Reserve Corps – Huntsville, Ala.
Open Door Youth Services – New Albany, Ind.
Osceola County Sheriff’s Office – Kissimmee, Fla.
Owens House Shelby County Children’s Advocacy Center, Inc. – Columbiana, Ala.
Parkinson’s Association of San Diego – San Diego, Calif.
Poulsbo CF Walk – Poulsbo, Wash.
Richland One Community Coalition – Columbia, S.C.
Safe Community Wood Buffalo – Mort McMurray, Alberta
Sexual Trauma and Recovery Services – Hudson Falls, N.Y.
Smith County Community Foundation – Smith Center, Kan.
South Central Wisconsin, Susan G. Komen – Madison, Wis.
South Puget Sound Mobile Search and Rescue – Tumwater, Wash.
St. Joseph Safety and Health Council – St. Joseph, Mo.
Straits Area Services – Cheboygan, Mich.
Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation – King of Prussia, Pa.
ThinkFirst National Injury Prevention Foundation – Naperville, Ill.
Tri-County Christmas in Action – Fenton, Mich.
United Ostomy Associations of America – Wilkes Barre, Pa.
UW–Oshkosh Student Recreation – Oshkosh, Wis.
Victim Services Wellington – Guelph, Ontario
Waushara County Chapter–Ice Age Trail Alliance – Wautoma, Wis.
Wheelchairs 4 Kids, Inc. – Tarpon Springs, Fla.
Whitman Hospital & Medical Center – Colfax, Wash.
Winnebago Audubon Society, Inc. – Oshkosh, Wis.
Wisconsin Museum of International Wildlife – Appleton, Wis.
Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association – Appleton, Wis.
About 4imprint’s one by one program
one by one is the charitable giving program of 4imprint. Now in its seventh year, 4imprint’s one by one program supports nonprofits with IRS-approved 501(c)3 status or Canadian-registered charities, religious organizations and accredited schools. Since the program began in 2005, the promotional products retailer has awarded approximately $1,089,500 in in-kind donations to nonprofit organizations.
4imprint is part of 4imprint Group, Plc, a publicly traded company on the London Stock Exchange, and serves more than 100,000 businesses with its innovative promotional items throughout the United States, Canada, United Kingdom and Ireland. Its product offerings include business gifts, embroidered apparel, promotional pens, tradeshow and tabletop displays, travel mugs, tote bags, water bottles, Post-it® Notes, custom calendars and much more. For additional information, log on to www.4imprint.com.