Newly Created Nonprofit Supports Breast Cancer Patients
Online PR News – 25-February-2011 – – RALEIGH, N.C. (February 25 2011) – Eric Beguelin, managing partner of Regency Office Products (www.regencyofficeproducts.com), announces today that the company is contributing more than $30,000 to the recently established nonprofit 1in9 (www.1in9.com). Started in 2010, the organization strives to financially support women enduring breast cancer treatments in a means that removes the red tape.
“Having personally experienced the life changing news of a breast cancer diagnosis, it didn’t take long to realize that there are so many patients and families in need of support,” says Beguelin. “By sponsoring 1in9, Regency is able to make an impact in a quick and effective way, and will positively influence the recovery of breast cancer patients today.”
Proceeds from 1in9 are donated to patients in ways that will ease the emotional and financial burdens related to cancer care. Examples include: transportation assistance, lodging, food and medical co-pays.
In addition to a monetary contribution, Regency’s marketing and promotional departments are responsible for the resources used in starting 1in9.com and initiating its marketing efforts. By utilizing its position as a Top 100 Print and Promotional Distributor, Regency has been able to jumpstart the nonprofit’s campaigning by providing top-of-the-line marketing, print and promotional materials.
For more information on corporate sponsorships of 1in9, visit www.1in9.com/sponsors.
About Regency Office Products:
Founded in 2002, Regency Office Products is one of the fastest growing, independent office supply companies in the United States, and a Top 100 Print Distributor according to Print Solutions Magazine. The entire staff of Regency is committed to providing a Total Office Solution, specializing in five 5 major product categories: office products, printed material, promotional items and apparel, marketing services, and shredding and recycling. Regency is headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., and has offices in Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Nashville and St. Louis. For more information, visit www.regencyofficeproducts.com or call (888) 973-4362.
One in nine women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. 1in9.com is a website and blog dedicated to supporting breast cancer patients and their families, and raising awareness of their needs. The proceeds from 1in9 are donated to patients in ways that will ease the emotional and financial burdens related to cancer care including: transportation, lodging, food and medical co-pays. In addition, 1in9 strives to promote community awareness regarding the incidence of breast cancer and the importance of early diagnosis through yearly mammograms, physical exams and monthly self-exams. For more information, visit www.1in9.com or call (919) 582-9798.