Two's Company warehouse sale to benefit charities
Marvin Lazaro -- Home Textiles Today, November 19, 2013
Elmsford, N.Y. - Two's Company will team up with Guiding Eyes for the Blind and The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation to host a charity warehouse sale in December.
The giftware and home accessories company will open its warehouse at 275 Clearbrook Road in Elmsford to the public for four shopping days: Wed., Dec. 4 (9-4), Thurs., Dec. 5 (10-6), Fri., Dec. 6 (10-4) and Sat., Dec. 7 (9-4).
The sale will be stocked with thousands of items including frames, tabletop, vases, wall art, jewelry, mirrors, bags, jewelry and more. All merchandise is available for up to 90% off retail prices with 50% of proceeds benefitting both Guiding Eyes for the Blind and JDRF.
Guiding Eyes for the Blind is an internationally accredited 501 (c)(3) nonprofit guide dog school, known throughout the world for its cutting-edge training programs, commitment to excellence, and dedication to its elite and superbly trained guide dogs. The school also offers Heeling Autism, a service dog program designed to provide safety and companionship for children on the autism spectrum. Guiding Eyes provides all of its services at no cost, and is dependent upon contributions to fulfill its mission. The organization's Headquarters and Training Center is located in Yorktown Heights, N.Y. and its Canine Development Center is in Patterson, N.Y.
JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. JDRF's goal is to progressively remove the impact of T1D from people's lives until we achieve a world without T1D. JDRF collaborates with a wide spectrum of partners and is the only organization with the scientific resources, regulatory influence, and a working plan to better treat, prevent, and eventually cure T1D. As the largest charitable supporter of T1D research, JDRF is currently sponsoring $530 million in scientific research in 17 countries. In 2012 alone, JDRF provided more than $110 million to T1D research. More than 80% of JDRF's expenditures directly support research and research-related education. In 2012 Forbes magazine named JDRF one of its five All-Star charities, citing the organization's efficiency and effectiveness.
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