(NDG Wire) Zebra Pen Corp. leaders in the writing instrument industry for more than 110 year supports City of Hope, a world-renowned medical research and treatment organization, with proceeds from its custom Clip-on™ Pink Ribbon Retractable Two-Color Pen. In addition to this item being charitable, it is also eco-friendly.
Through its “Care for A Cure” program, Zebra Pen created the custom Clip-On™ Pink Ribbon pen, ideal for anyone and perfect for medical professionals. This eco-friendly item is a retractable, two-color fine point pen and, through October 2009, Zebra Pen will donate 25 cents from the sale of each Clip-on™ Pink Ribbon Pen (ARV $3.99) to City of Hope for breast cancer research, treatment and education up to $25,000. This year-long initiative kicked-off in conjunction with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October 2008.
“Our ‘Care for a Cure’ program is something that is near and dear to all of us here at Zebra Pen, and City of Hope is an organization we’ve been thrilled to work with,” said Director of Marketing Chris Farley. “We’re confident that the success of the Pink Ribbon Pen over this one-year period will result in a substantial donation to City of Hope, and that’s our goal.”
Features of the pen include: black & red ink in one; auto-retract button; soft rubber grip; 0.7mm fine point; pink ribbon that clips to pockets, backpacks, notebooks, purses, etc.; made from recycled materials, 75% post consumer waste.
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