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Becky Dillenberg, 4imprint
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4imprint Announces $57,000 in Gifts to Nonprofits in First Half of 2011
(OSHKOSH, Wis.) – Through its one by one™ philanthropic giving program, promotional products retailer 4imprint donated $57,000 in-kind to more than 114 nonprofit organizations and charities throughout the United States and Canada in the first two quarters of 2011.
In the spirit of 4imprint’s commitment to customers and community, the one by one program aims to help deserving 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 free product samples to community organizations to use to further their cause.
“Our hope is that the one by one program has a ‘multiplier effect’ for these important organizations. The promotional items we give them are put to good use to raise funds, thank staff, or raise awareness, all of which generates impact well beyond the value of the products themselves,” explains Kevin Lyons-Tarr, 4imprint president. “We look forward to partnering with many more nonprofits to do the same in the months and years ahead.”
4imprint is still accepting applications for its 2011 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 that applications be submitted a minimum of two (2) months before items will be needed for use. This allows time for applications to be processed and products to be delivered in time for scheduled events.
2011 one by one™ recipients to date include:
4 Real Women International, Inc. – New York, N.Y.
A Child’s Place – Charlotte, N.C.
A.I.D.S.,INC. – Acushnet, Mass.
Alaska PTA – Anchorage, Alaska
Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Kentucky and Southern Indian – Louisville, Ky.
American Cancer Society – Cleveland, Ohio
American Heart Association – Jamestown, N.D.
American Heart Association – Houston, Texas
American Lung Association in Delaware – Newark, Del.
Assaulted Women’s Helpline – Toronto, Ontario
Athens Community Council on Aging – Athens, Ga.
Badger Honor Flight – Beaver Damn, Wis.
Beaufort County First Steps – Beaufort, S.C.
Beaver Brook Association – Hollis, N.H.
Bridge of Hope Child Advocacy Center – North Platte, Neb.
Bridgeway Academy Association – Dartmouth, N.H.
Brighton Center – San Antonio, Texas
Butterfly Project – New York, N.Y.
Canadian Cancer Society – Manitoba Division – Brandon, Manitoba
Canine Companions for Independence – Oceanside, Calif.
Cardio-Facio-Cutaneous (CFC) International – Vestal, N.Y.
CASA of Morris and Sussex Counties – Morristown, N.J.
Catholic Charities of the Finger Lake – Geneva, N.Y.
Central NC Chapter of the American Red Cross – Durham, N.C.
Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Tech – Pleasant Gap, Penn.
Children’s Hospital and The CAP Fund – Milwaukee, Wis.
Children’s Service Society – Salt Lake City, Utah
Christian Endeavor Mid-Atlantic – Gilbertsville, Penn.
City Union Mission – Kansas City, Mo.
Clearfield Jefferson Suicide Prevention Team – Dubois, Penn.
Colorado State Parks/Jackson Lake State Park – Orchard, Colo.
Community Health Centers, Inc. – Midvale, Utah
Council of Churches of the Ozarks – Springfield, Mo.
Crime Stoppers of Walton County, Inc. – Freeport, Fla.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Metro DC Chapter – Bethesda, Md.
Decatur Farm to School/Oakhurst Community Garden – Decatur, Ga.
Del Norte County Search and Rescue – Crescent City, Calif.
Dept. of Family & Protective Services, CCL – Houston, Texas
Diane’s Pen Pals – Beverly, Mass.
Down Syndrome Association of Hemet – Wildomar, Calif.
East-Central Court Appointed Special Advocates – Brookings, S.D.
Elizabeth Richardson Center (ERC) – Springdale, Ark.
Friends of the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo – Palo Alto, Calif.
Global Sports Alliance for the Environment – Tucson, Ariz.
Great Plains Colon Cancer Task Force – Omaha, Neb.
Green Iowa AmeriCorps – Cedar Falls, Iowa
Greensburg Community Bread of Life, Inc. – Greensburg, Ind.
Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind – Smithtown, N.Y.
Hearing Impaired Kids Endowment (H.I.K.E.) Fund – Edmond, Okla.
Healing Our Community Collaborative, Inc. (HOCC) – Weymouth, Mass.
Heart ‘n Home Foundation – Fruitland, Idaho
Hearts of Hope SE Michigan – Sterling Heights, Mich.
Heights Arts – Cleveland Heights, Ohio
Hepatitis Foundation International – Silver Spring, Md.
Hero Dogs, Inc. – Brookeville, Md.
Hocking Athens Perry Community Action – Logan, Ohio
Hogar Escuela Sor Maria Rafaela – Bayamon, Puerto Rico
HOPE Services – San Jose, Calif.
House of Friendship – Waterloo, Ontario
Jewish Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation – Laval, Quebec
Josie Odum Morris Literacy Project, Inc. – Inkster, Mich.
Kimochi, Inc. – San Francisco, Calif.
Lar Feliz USA Foundation – North Royalton, Ohio
Le Garde Manger Pour Tous – Montreal, Quebec
Little Lights Urban Ministries – Washington, D.C.
Love A Sea Turtle – Winterville, N.C.
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Wisconsin – Appleton, Wis.
Michael’s House Child Advocacy Center – Fairborn, Ohio
Miracle League of Blair County – Altoona, Penn.
NAMI of DuPage County, Illinois – Wheaton, Ill.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society Blue Ridge Chapter – Charleston, W. Va.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society NJ Metro Chapter – Oakhurst, N.J.
NCPTC’s Jacob Wetterling Resource Center – St. Paul, Minn.
Necessities Bag Sacramento Inc. – Sacramento, Calif.
Neumann Family Services – Chicago, Ill.
New Hope Dog Rescue – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Non-Profit Chiropractic Organization (NPCO) – Fleming Island, Fla.
Operation Homefront Oklahoma – Lawton, Okla.
Orange County Affiliate-Susan G. Komen for the Cure – Costa Mesa, Calif.
Osteogenesis Imperfecta (Brittle Bone) Foundation – Gaithersburg, Md.
Ozarks Regional YMCA Childcare – Springfield, Mo.
Parents Advocating Vocational Education (PAVE) – Tacoma, Wash.
Prevent Blindness Northern California – San Francisco, Calfi.
Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge, Inc. – Oakland, N.J.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida – Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Schwartz Center for Children – Dartmouth, Mass.
Service Coordination Inc. – Nottingham, Md.
Shenandoah Valley Community Focus – Waynesboro, W. Va.
STRIDE Adaptive Sports – Rensselaer, N.Y.
Summer Search Sarah Warren – Seattle, Wash.
Teacher’s Pet: Dogs and Kids Learning Together – Oakland Township, Mich.
Tehama County Community Action Agency – Red Bluff, Calif.
The College of Saint Rose – Albany, N.Y.
The Foundation of the Oscar and Ella Wilf Campus – Somerset, N.J.
The Greg Jennings Foundation – Kalamazoo, Mich.
The Health Corner – St. Pierre-Jolys, Mass.
The Mattie Miracle Cancer Foundation – Washington, D.C.
The Salvation Army – Jacksonvill, Fla.
The SMART Ride – Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
The Storehouse Greater Albuquerque – Albuquerque, N.M.
Thornwell Home for Children – Clinton, S.C.
True North Missions – Leawood, Kan.
UCP of Eastern Connecticut – Quaker Hill, Conn.
United Cerebral Palsy Association of Miami Inc. – Hialeah, Fla.
United Way of Lake County – Gurnee, Ill.
V.I. Resource Conservation & Development Council – Christiansted, Vt.
Van Go, Inc. – Lawrence, Kan.
Veteran Outdoors – San Antonio, Texas
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park – Dayton, Ohio
Volunteer San Diego – San Diego, Calif.
Washington Apple Education Foundation – Wenatchee, W. Va.
White Water Gallery – North Bay, Ontario
Women’s Empowerment Int. – San Diego, Calif.
Woodland Dunes Nature Center & Preserve, Inc . – Two Rivers, Wis.
Wyoming Valley Children’s Association – Forty Fort, Penn.
About 4imprint’s one by one™ program
one by one™ is the charitable giving program of 4imprint. Now in its fifth 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 a half-million dollars 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.
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