American Textile Co. aids Komen fund
January 5, 2009,
Duquesne, Pa. – Basic bedding manufacturer American Textile Company raised $87,000 in 2008 in support of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure national foundation, its Pittsburgh affiliate and related breast cancer research and awareness programs, the company said.
Since 2005, American Textile’s Pink Dreaming initiative has raised more than $285,000. The program offers polyester-filled bed pillows and protectors featuring pink coloring.
Retailers that partnered on Pink Dreaming last year included Altmeyer’s, Amazon.com, Bi-Mart Stores, Boscov’s, Century 21 Department Store, Fred Meyer, Gabriel Brothers, H.G. Buying, Home Outfitters, Kohl’s, Linens n’ Things, Ross Stores, Sears, Shopko, Stein Mart and Wal-Mart.com.