Alex's Coupons Donates $1000.00 to Corporate Angel Network
February 01, 2006 Technology News(PRLEAP.COM) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GIG HARBOR, WA - February 1, 2006 — Alex's Coupons, (www.alexscoupons.com) a website devoted to providing the latest deals and coupons to consumers, has donated one thousand dollars to Corporate Angel Network and selected them as their Featured Charity for February 2006.
Alex’s Coupons was launched by Todd & Andrea Martini in October 1999 to raise money for their daughter Alexandra's medical treatment. Alex was diagnosed with Leukemia in November 1998 at the age of 10 months and underwent life saving Cord Blood Transplants in 1999 and 2003. Now that Alex has completed treatment, the Martinis have instituted a charitable donation program using some of the proceeds from Alex's Coupons. Each month the Martinis make a donation of at least $1000 to a different cancer related charity.
"Alex's Coupons has grown from a small site providing a little bit of extra income to one of the most successful coupon sites on the Internet" said co-founder Todd Martini. "The success of Alex's Coupons has obviously far exceeded our expectations and has enabled us to realize a dream of ours, giving back to the charities who supported us during Alex's treatment." In addition to Alex’s Coupons, the Martinis are very involved in activism and fundraising on behalf of several cancer related charities, including the National Childrens Cancer Society and Starlight Starbright.
"Corporate Angel Network is supported entirely by contributions from individuals, foundations and corporations” said CAN’s Executive Director, Peter Fleiss. “Every dollar that’s donated helps additional cancer patients receive the life extending treatment they need. We would like to thank Alex's Coupons for their generous donation and for choosing CAN as their featured charity."
About Corporate Angel Network
Corporate Angel Network (CAN) (www.CorpAngelNetwork.org) arranges free flights to treatment for cancer patients using the empty seats on corporate aircraft already flying on routine business. Since its founding nearly 25 years ago, CAN has grown to include 530 major corporations, five paid staff, and a team of 50 part-time volunteers who work with patients, physicians, corporate flight departments, and leading treatment centers to coordinate medical travel needs of cancer patients with the scheduled flight activity of participating corporations. To date, CAN has arranged nearly 23,000 flights and currently provides about 200 patient flights a month. CAN has received numerous awards in recognition of its service to cancer patients including The Volunteer Action Award from the President of the United States. For more information please call Corporate Angel Network at (914) 328-1313 or visit www.CorpAngelNetwork.org.
About Alex’s Coupons
Alex’s Coupons (www.alexscoupons.com) offers the latest deals and coupons to consumers, while raising awareness of Childhood Cancer and raising money for Cancer related charities. Each day 7000-10,000 people visit Alex's Coupons to save thousands of dollars at over 1000 stores. Every month Alex's Coupons donates at least $1000 to a different Cancer related charity. For more information please call Alex's Coupons at (253) 232-4333 or visit www.alexscoupons.com.
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