November 30, 2010 // Franchising.com // Budget Blinds, North America's largest custom window coverings franchise, has donated over $6,000 in product to be sold at the 2010 Divine Design benefit for Project Angel Food. The benefit will be held December 1-6, 2010 in Beverly Hills, Calif.
All the sales from Divine Design benefits Project Angel Food's mission to provide meals and encouragement to homebound people battling HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. The volunteers of Project Angel Food prepare and deliver over 13,000 meals each week.
"This donation will feed a lot of people," said Alex Boling of Project Angel Food.
Budget Blinds joins iconic brands such as: Baker Furniture, Barclay Butera, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Dessin Fournir, Diane von Furstenberg, Donna Karan, James Perse, Kneedler Fauchere/Gregorius Pineo, Marc Jacobs, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, Monique Lhuillier, Oscar de la Renta, Polo Ralph Lauren, Theory, Tory Burch and Votivo .
"Divine Design is a great opportunity to do some good," said Chad Hallock, CEO & Co-Founder of Budget Blinds. "The organizers made participating so easy that we couldn't refuse the invitation."
Budget Blinds was invited to participate by this year's Home & Gift Marketplace chairperson Michela O'Connor Abrams, President of dwell magazine. The company donated a number of window coverings including Roman shades, woven woods and drapery panels.
The Divine Design event will be held December 1 – 6, 2011 at 9900 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills, CA 90120. For more information on Divine Design, visit www.divinedesign.org.
Project Angel Food's mission is to nourish the body and spirit of men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. Project Angel Food is the only free meal-delivery program serving all of Los Angeles County. More than 13,000 meals are lovingly cooked and delivered each week, with the involvement of 1,500 active volunteers. www.projectangelfood.org @projangelfood
Based in Orange, California, Budget Blinds, Inc. was founded in 1992 serves nearly 4,000 cities throughout the United States and Canada. In 2006, the founders of Budget Blinds, Inc. created Home Franchise Concepts to be the parent company to Budget Blinds and its first sister concept, Tailored Living featuring PremierGarage. As consumer demand for its quality, convenient services continues to grow, Budget Blinds is on its way to dominating the multi-billion dollar window covering market. Budget Blinds has been recognized as a leader in the franchise industry by organizations such as Entrepreneur, AllBusiness, Inc. and Franchise Business Review. For more information on Budget Blinds please visit www.budgetblinds.com or call 1-800-519-6298 or visit our press room at www.budgetblinds.com/pressroom.