FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 24, 2012
For more information contact:
Greg Ebel, 4imprint
920-236-7272, ext. 8396
4imprint® Announces More Than $30,000 in In-Kind Grants and Donations to Nonprofits
(OSHKOSH, Wis.) – Through its one by one® philanthropic giving program, promotional products retailer 4imprint donated more than $30,000 in promotional items to more than 50 nonprofit organizations and charities throughout the United States and Canada in the first quarter of 2012.
In the spirit of 4imprint’s commitment to customers and community, the one by one program aims to help charities boost awareness for their organizations, reach customers, promote events, thank key audiences and much more through $500 in-kind donations of promotional products. The program also offered many donations of product samples to community organizations to use to further their cause.
“The organizations that received these one by one grants are doing important work in their communities,” explained Kevin Lyons-Tarr, 4imprint president. “It is inspiring to see the impact they are making and we are honored to play a small part.”
4imprint is accepting applications for its 2012 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 (2) months before items will be used, to allow time for application processing and product delivery.
2012 one by one™ recipients to date include:
ANE Pediatric Stroke Foundation, Fort Worth, Texas
Appalachian Trail Conservancy, Asheville, N.C.
United Methodist Care Team, Bismarck, Ark.
The Arc/Morris, Morris Plains, N.J.
ARCS: AIDS-Related Community Services, Hawthorne, N.Y.
Arthritis Foundation – Hawaii Branch, Honolulu, Hawaii
Bosma Visionary Opportunities Foundation, Indianapolis, Ind.
Boys & Girls Clubs of North Mississippi, Tupelo, Miss.
Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama, Birmingham, Ala.
Camp Blue Skies Foundation, Charlotte, N.C.
Camp Encourage, Kansas City, Mo.
Chautauqua Striders, Inc., Jamestown, N.Y.
The Children’s Ability Fund, Edmonton, Alberta
Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre – West Toronto, Ontario
CAAFA: Community Alliance Against Family Abuse, Apache Junction, Ariz.
Concordia University, Irvine, Calif.
Cure 4 The Kids Foundation, Las Vegas, Nev.
Dorchester Children’s Center – Children in Crisis – Summerville, S.C.
Exceptional Care for Children, Newark, Del.
Families for HoPE Inc. – Crandon, Wis.
FHNB: Fishing has No Boundaries, Madison, Wis.
Food for Thought Project, Inc., Cumming, Ga.
Frederick County Foster Adoptive Parent Assoc., Monrovia, Md.
The Gbomai Bestman Foundation, Silver Spring, Minn.
Great Plains LIFE Foundation, Normal, Ill.
Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County, MD, Gaithersburg, Md.
Honor Flight Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.
International Pemphigus Pemphigoid Foundation, Sacramento, Calif.
Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation, Charlotte, N.C.
The Laurel Center, Winchester, Va.
Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals, New York, N.Y.
Middletown Special Olympics/ Middletown City School, Middletown, Ohio
Montgomery Hospital Foundation, Norristown, Penn.
Muscular Dystrophy Association of Southern Arizona, Tucson, Ariz.
New England Coastal Wildlife Alliance, Middleboro, Mass.
Newport County Community Mental Health Center, Middletown, R.I.
Ogden-Weber Tech College Foundation, Ogden, Utah
Operation Fuel, Inc., Bloomfield, Conn.
Pawsitive Works, Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Pentucket Regional High School, Merrimac, Mass.
Project Lazarus, Moravian Falls, N.C.
Red Paw Emergency Relief Team, Philadelphia, Penn.
Reel Expectation Foundation, Dover, Del.
S.A. Independent Living Services, San Antonio, Texas
Safe Kids Gwinnett, Lawrenceville, Ga.
Skyline Drive Preservation, Inc., Rapid City, S.D.
Special Olympics Brookings, Brookings, S.D.
St. Agnes Parish, Green Bay, Wis.
Students for Safe Water, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
Volunteers of America of Kentucky Inc., Louisville, Ky.
Wrapped in Love Foundation, Inc., Bridgeville, Penn.
YMCA Lancaster, Lancaster, Penn.
YouthCARE, Minneapolis, Minn.
Zero, The Project to End Prostate Cancer, Washington, DC
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 $827,000 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.