FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 8, 2014
For more information contact:
Greg Ebel, 4imprint
920-236-7272, ext. 8396
4imprint® Announces one by one® Charitable Donations Given in the 1st Quarter of 2014
(OSHKOSH, Wis.) – During the first quarter of 2014, promotional products retailer 4imprint donated $43,000 in in-kind grants to 86 nonprofits and charities across the United States and Canada through its one by one® charitable giving program. Among the donations: sunglasses and jump ropes the American Heart & Stroke Association in Sacramento, Calif., plans to use for program participants incentives and fund-raising events and stadium cups the Children’s Hospital Foundation in Oklahoma City, Okla., plans to use at its 5K/15K/Miracle Mile event.
Using $500 in-kind donations of promotional products, charities generate awareness for their organizations, reach customers, promote events and thank key audiences. 4imprint also donates product samples to organizations to help advance their causes.
“It’s humbling to hear the incredible work these organizations are doing to improve the lives of people and their communities,” said Kevin Lyons-Tarr, president and CEO, 4imprint. “We are inspired by their stories.”
4imprint is accepting applications for its 2014 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.
2014 1st quarter one by one recipients include:
American Cancer Society – Green Bay, Wis.
American Heart & Stroke Association – Sacramento, Calif.
Angels4Education – Panama City Beach, Fla.
Angelwish – Rutherford, N.J.
Barth Syndrome Foundation – Larchmont, N.Y.
Basket of Hope – Long Valley, N.J.
Bay Clinic – Hilo, Hawaii
Bottom Line – Jamaica Plain, Mass.
Breaking Out Corporation – Ocala, Fla.
CASA of Morris and Sussex Counties – Morristown, N.J.
The Center for HOPE, Inc. – Ballston Spa, , N.Y.
Children First – St. Louis Park, Minn.
Children’s Hospital Foundation – Oklahoma City, Okla.
Children’s Museum of La Crosse – La Crosse, Wis.
Civil Air Patrol – Oshkosh, Wis.
Clay on Main – Oley, Pa.
Cobb Literacy Council/Cobbworks – Marietta , Ga.
Colorado Horsecare Foodbank – Evergreen, Colo.
Connecticut Fallen Heroes Foundation, Inc. – Trumbull, Conn.
Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana – Carmel, Ind.
Cure AHC – Rolesville, N.C.
Delavan Historic Foundation Inc. – Delavan, Wis.
Diamond Blackfan Anemia Canada – London, Ontario
DKW Hear Me Speak Foundation – Raleigh, N.C.
EAA – Oshkosh, Wis.
e-Angels Incorporated – Roseland, Fla.
Excellence in Leadership – Berlin, Wis.
Fire Family Foundation – Los Angeles, Calif.
Foundation for Annie Jeffrey – Osceola, Neb.
Gateway Chapter Paralyzed Veterans of America – St. Louis, Mo.
Girls Love Mail – Folsom, Calif.
Glade Run Foundation – Zelienople, Pa.
The Glades Initiative, Inc. – Belle Glade, Fla.
Glenn Garcelon Foundation – Coppell, Texas
Goodwill Industries-Essex Kent Lambton – Sarnia, Ontario
Gorman Heritage Farm – Cincinnati, Ohio
Grand Rapids Oral Deaf Program – Grand Rapids, Mich.
Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, In – New York, N.Y.
Hawaii Alliance for Community Based Economic Dev.. – Honolulu, Hawaii
HILLS, Inc. – Lakewood, Colo.
Hope Home Foundation – Las Vegas, Nev.
The Hospice Angels Foundation, Inc. – Bay City, Mich.
Jane Doe Advocacy Center – Maplewood, Mo.
JDRF – Bedford, Nova Scotia
Jerry D’Amato Charity Foundation – Tomkins Cove, N.Y.
Leadership Blount – Maryville, Tenn.
Lutheran Homes & Health Services, Inc. – Fond du Lac, Wis.
The Limb Preservation Foundation – Denver, Colo.
MADD Minnesota – St Paul , Minn.
Megiddo Dream Station – Graniteville, S.C.
Mended Little Hearts of Johnson City, Tennessee – Piney Flats, Tenn.
Methodist Children’s Home Society – Redford, Mich.
Miss Wisconsin Organization – Oshkosh, Wis.
Muscular Dystrophy Association – Green Bay, Wis.
National D-Day Memorial Foundation – Bedford, Va.
NH Coalition to End Homelessness – Manchester, N.H.
North Star Community Services, Inc. – Waterloo, Iowa
Northern Alberta International Children’s Festival – St. Albert, Alberta
Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs – Kelowna, British Columbia
Operation Silver Star – Menifee, Calif.
Operation Smile – Virginia Beach, Va.
Opportunity House – Sycamore, Ill.
Oral Cancer Foundation – Arizona Region – Chandler, Ariz.
Oshkosh Zoological Society – Oshkosh , Wis.
Perkins – Lancaster, Mass.
Quilts of Honor – Valley Springs, Calif.
Red Rock Center for Independence-Don’t Laugh At Me Players – St. George, Utah
River Falls Community Food Pantry – River Falls, Wis.
Safe Harbors of the Hudson – Newburgh, N.Y.
Scrub-A-Mutt – Marysville, Wash.
Sexual Assault Crisis Center – Fox Cities, Inc. – Appleton, Wis.
South Texas Juvenile Diabetes Association – Weslaco, Texas
Southern Indian Health Council, Inc. – Alpine, Calif.
Step By Step – Milton, Wash.
The Sun Foundation – Washburn, Ill.
TWP-The Youth Movement – Norfolk, Va.
UCP of Huntsville – Huntsville, Ala.
Veterans Memorial Scholarship Fund – Middletown, Ohio
Volunteer Center of East Central WI, Inc. – Appleton , Wis.
Volunteer MBC – Brampton, Ontario
Wake the World – Asheboro, N.C.
Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association – Stevens Point , Wis.
Women in Science – Sioux Falls, S.D.
Wyoming FFA Foundation – Newcastle, Wyo.
You Matter Bike Tour/Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund – Holtsville, N.Y.
Zee Bus/Zeeland Public Schools – Zeeland, Mich.
About 4imprint’s one by one program
one by one is the charitable giving program of 4imprint. Now in its sixth 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, the promotional products retailer has awarded nearly $1,250,500 in promotional products grants 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 corporate gifts, personalized gifts, custom shirts, promotional pens, travel mugs, tote bags, water bottles, Post-it Notes®, custom calendars and much more. For additional information, log on to www.4imprint.com.