National Direct Marketing Company Announces 2007 Donation for Children's Hospitals Nationwide
March 10, 2008 // Franchising.com // Garden Grove, CA - In a nationwide effort to support 17 million children in need of specialized medical care, Money Mailer, a leader in the $62 billion direct marketing industry, is pleased to announce that it has raised $371,500 for Children's Miracle Network in 2007. Since the start of the strategic partnership in 2006, Money Mailer's grand total donation is nearly $800,000. Children's Miracle Network is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children across North America through a network of over 170 Children's Miracle Network hospitals.
"Given Money Mailer's commitment to serving the communities in which it works and lives, our relationship with Children's Miracle Network could not be more important to us." said Steven Gray, COO of Money Mailer. "Words can't describe how delighted we are that the money we have raised will help save children's lives."
The March, April, and May Money Mailer 'miracle' mailings will reach more than 21 million homes packed with savings from local businesses throughout the country. Money Mailer donates a portion of their advertising sales to Children's Miracle Network all year long.
Money Mailer's 2007 donation will go directly to the local Children's Miracle Network hospitals that provide state-of-the-art care, life-saving research and preventative education for children.
"We are extremely thankful for both the enormous exposure and monetary contribution Money Mailer has provided on behalf of Children's Miracle Network and its hospitals throughout the nation," said Craig Sorensen, senior vice president of development and communications for Children's Miracle Network.
For 2008 and beyond, philanthropy will continue to be a priority for Money Mailer at both corporate and franchisee levels. As one of Money Mailer's corporate values, giving back to their local communities provides a meaningful way for the organization to make a difference in the lives of so many who need the support.
"Certainly our franchisees want to be successful and operate a profitable business, but we are now seeing a growing trend of social entrepreneurism," added Gray. "Our franchisees want to be able to feel like they are making a difference in the communities they serve. Partnering with Children's Miracle Network gives Money Mailer franchisees that opportunity by sponsoring fundraisers and participating in their other events."
Money Mailer, Entrepreneur Magazine's #1 advertising services franchise for 2008 is ranked one of Inc. Magazine's 5,000 Fastest Growing Private Companies, and is a leader in the $62 billion direct marketing industry. With nearly 300 franchises in 33 states and a national sales force, Money Mailer is committed to its mission, "helping businesses get and keep more customers"® by optimizing direct marketing through integrated shared mail, one-to-one, and interactive solutions. To learn more call 800-416-1713 or visit www.moneymailer.com.
Children's Miracle Network—the alliance of premier hospitals for children—is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children's hospitals across North America. Each year the 170 Children Miracle Network hospitals provide the finest medical health care, life-saving research and preventative education to help millions of kids overcome diseases and injuries of ever kind. To learn more go to www.childrensmiraclenetwork.org.