Austin, Texas – October 29, 2009 – On Sunday, November 1st, Austin-based shade and blind company, YourBlinds.com will be racing with the Susan Komen Race for the Cure to help raise awareness and fight breast cancer. YourBlinds.com employees will be joining the 5k run in North Austin and the company will be donating a percentage of all sales to help support breast cancer education and research.
Company employees and executives will be racing with thousands of others in order to demonstrate the importance of fighting breast cancer in the 21st century. Linda Lee, CEO said, “We feel strongly about supporting this cause. To show our support, not only are we running in the race but YourBlinds.com will also donate a portion of all sales for the entire day of November 1st to the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.” This means that a percentage of every purchase on Sunday will go to educating women and supporting the fight against breast cancer.
The race itself will take place at The Domain in North Austin on Sunday, November 1st. The YourBlinds.com team will join other Texans running 5k in support of the Susan G. Komen Austin Race for the Cure in order to help fund local breast cancer education, treatment programs, and screenings and to support breast cancer research.
The Austin chapter of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure was created in 1999 with the goal of promoting early detection of breast cancer through education and diagnostic programs in Central Texas. Since 1999, Komen Austin has raised almost $7 million to fund screening, treatment, and education programs in the area.
Join us in the fight against breast cancer by making your purchase at YourBlinds.com on November 1st, 2009, and help millions of women live cancer free.
YourBlinds is an independent provider of custom window covering solutions from Levolor, Bali, Graber, Comfortex and YourBlinds. YourBlinds.com is the ONLY online window coverings retailer with outstanding customer satisfaction reviews at multiple independent ratings sites. YourBlinds top Customer Care Associates are dedicated to not selling products, but rather to finding just the right window covering solution to fit each person’s needs and room style.
YourBlinds is privately held and headquartered in Houston, Texas. For more information please visit www.YourBlinds.com.