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March 30 Thursday

NBCF Receives $50,000 Thanks to CottonelleĀ® and Sam's Club

03/30/2017

Dallas, TX (March 30, 2017) – National Breast Cancer Foundation is proud to announce that through its partnership with Kimberly-Clark, the makers of Cottonelle® bath tissue, and the generosity of the members at Sam’s Club, $50,000 was raised for the foundation during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Kimberly-Clark will present a check to National Breast Cancer Foundation tomorrow at Sam’s Club® located on 8621 Ohio Drive in Plano, Texas with NBCF and local dignitaries present.

The company supported National Breast Cancer Foundation with specialty marked packages of Cottonelle® bath tissue that highlighted a $1 donation to NBCF for every pack sold up to $50,000 at Sam’s Club. Kimberly-Clark supported the event with targeted online media and created engagement and awareness through social media channels.

“Kimberly-Clark’s promotion during Breast Cancer Awareness Month provided their customers an easy and compelling way to be part of our mission of Helping Women Now®,” said NBCF Senior Director of Development, Danae Johnson. “Their generous support gives help and hope to thousands of women facing a breast cancer diagnosis by providing early detection, education and support services to those in need.”

Cody Duley, Kimberly-Clark’s Brand Manager for Shopper Marketing said, “We created this program because we believe in the strong connection between our company’s values and the incredible efforts of the National Breast Cancer Foundation in providing help to those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education, and support services.”

About National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.®

Recognized as one of the leading breast cancer organizations in the world, National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) is Helping Women Now® by providing early detection, education and support services to those affected by breast cancer.  A recipient of Charity Navigator’s highest 4-star rating for twelve years, NBCF provides support through their National Mammography Program, Patient NavigationBeyond The Shock®, breast health education, and research programs. For more information, please visit www.nbcf.org

About Kimberly-Clark

Kimberly-Clark (NYSE: KMB) and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, nearly a quarter of the world's population trust Kimberly-Clark's brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No. 1 or No. 2 share positions in 80 countries. To keep up with the latest news and to learn more about the Company's 145-year history of innovation, visit www.kimberly-clark.com or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Rebecca H. Anderson, NBCF

randerson@nbcf.org

972-248-9200

 

Chris Brennan, Kimberly-Clark

media.relations@kcc.com

972-281-1481