Below is a sample press release I drafted for Cardraising while at Blaze PR
Cardraising™ Allows You to Send a Card for a Cause
Give Back to Schools, Charities, and Foundations with the Simple Purchase of a Holiday Card
SANTA MONICA, CALIF. – (Oct. XX, 2012): During the holiday season nothing puts a smile on your family or loved ones’ faces more than a personalized greeting card. At Cardraising.com not only can you customize your own greeting card on their website, but 30% of the proceeds go to the cause of your choosing.
This is a time of year spent getting ready for the holidays, with promises of amazing feasts, good company, and long-awaited presents. Whether you are celebrating Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, a birthday, or any other special event, the holidays’ are the season of generosity.
But an important part of the holiday season is charitable giving and the learning experiences that come with it. From volunteering at Thanksgiving food drives to donating gifts to your local Church or Temple, helping others and being altruistic is the makeup of the holiday season.
“We at Cardraising echo the thoughts and actions of those giving during the holiday season,“ said Cardrraising Executive. “There is no time better to give than the holidays, and there is no present more deeply rooted in our culture than a personalized greeting card.”
After creating a custom card on Cardraising.com, customers can choose between: charities, churches, schools, and youth sports in their state to give back 30% of their order
Founded in 2011 by best friends and business partners, Derek Sparta and Emil Jorge, Cardraising.com is the simple, change-affecting choice in personalized greeting cards. Driven by the goal to make fundraising easy and more effective for schools and charitable organizations, Cardraising.com is committed to donating 30 percent of each purchase to the school, charity or church of the customer’s choice. Cardraising.com offers a user-friendly experience where consumers can easily upload personal photos into their choice of customizable templates. Cardraising.com is perfect for all occasions including holidays, birthdays, graduation and baby announcements, business events and more. Ready-made graphic cards are also available. For additional information, please visit www.cardraising.com, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.