Venus.com’s Bras with a Heart Initiative Success
“I think it is important for companies like ours to support women’s issues and give back to the community that supports their business.” Lindsay Munn, Venus.com
Venus.com raised $15,000 for the DONNA Foundation with their Bras with a Heart initiative in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
“I think it is important for companies like ours to support women’s issues and give back to the community that supports their business,” said Lindsay Munn, lingerie buyer for Venus Fashion Inc.. “Breast cancer has affected each and every one of us in some way. This is a disease that is important to fight and find a cure for!”
Above: Venus employees celebrating Venus Pink Day.
“We hope to continue to build this year over year and be able to help more women affected, as well as find a cure!” Lindsay Munn, Venus.com.
The fundraiser was held between October 1 – 15, 2017 and focused on bra sales with 10 percent of proceeds going to the Jacksonville, Florida based foundation. Established in June of 2003, the DONNA Foundation provides financial assistance for the critical needs of those living with breast cancer and fund ground breaking breast cancer research.
This marks the second year of Bras with a Heart and since 2016, Venus has donated over $30,000 to the Donna Foundation.
“When you walk inside the doors at Venus, the culture of the company is so obviously driven by passion for helping people. It’s not surprising that this campaign has been such a success. The money raised will allow us to help a lot of women and we couldn’t be more grateful.” said Donna Deegan, CEO (Chief Eternal Optimist) at the DONNA Foundation.
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