Sky Zone Durham Hosts Donation Drives For Local Nonprofits
Trampoline Park Raises Funds For Durham Literacy Center and Genesis Home
November 11, 2015 // Franchising.com // DURHAM, N.C. – Sky Zone Trampoline Park, the creator of the world’s first all-walled trampoline playing court, is hosting donation drives to benefit the Durham Literacy Center and the Durham Genesis home, a nonprofit organization which provides housing and support services to the local homeless. The trampoline center is collecting new household items until November 30th and new or gently used books until November 20th. Guests that make donations will receive a $2 off coupon valid for an open jump admission.
On November 20, Sky Zone Durham will host a “Jump For Literacy” fundraiser event to benefit the Durham Literacy Center just in time for their 30th anniversary. From 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., 10 percent of jump ticket sales will be contributed to the organization. The event will also feature Kid DJ Chase Dawson, a family dance off, Sky Slam contest, family meal discounts and more. To encourage the importance of reading, all participants will receive up to two books from the ongoing book drive after purchasing a jump ticket. All remaining books will be donated to the Durham Literacy Center.
Additionally, Sky Zone Durham is also collecting new household items on behalf of the Mary Alice Foundation to directly benefit the Durham Genesis Home until November 30. Donation items needed include: Household cleaning products, trash bags, toilet tissue, bleach, dryer sheets, twin bedding sheet sets, liquid dish soap, paper towels, laundry detergent, fabric softener and pillows.
“With the holiday season rapidly approaching, this is the perfect opportunity for Sky Zone Durham to give back to local organizations who make a difference in the lives of Durham-area locals,” said Pralhad Khatri, Managing Partner of Sky Zone Durham. “It is our goal to make a substantial impact to improve literacy and eradicate homelessness in the community while offering residents the ability to enjoy our exhilarating park at a discounted rate for their donations,”
Sky Zone Durham is located at 1720 Guess Road, Ste 90, Durham, NC 27701. For more information on Sky Zone Durham, please visit http://www.skyzone.com/durham.
About Sky Zone, LLC
Since 2004, Sky Zone, LLC has created and built the world’s first all-walled trampoline playing court – a concept so unique it was awarded United States Patent No. 5,624,122. Sky Zone, LLC operates two affiliate-owned indoor trampoline parks, with franchises open across the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks feature a wide array of fun, fit and low-impact activities ranging from Open Jump, Ultimate Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes to birthday parties, corporate events and other group outings. The franchise has been awarded various accolades, including being ranked 152 on the 2014 Inc.’s 500/5000 List, “Best Gym Alternative” by Vegas Seven Magazine, “2012 Locals Choice for Kid’s Birthday Party” by Southbay Magazine and one of Entrepreneur’s 2013 “Fresh Concepts Livening Up Franchising.” For more information on the company or franchising opportunities, please visit www.skyzone.com.
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