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Marriott at Research Triangle Park Conducting Food and Fundraising Drive for Durham Rescue Mission

October 29, 2012

Check-in For Good or donate can of non-perishable food

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The business lunch that keeps on giving! The Marriott at Research Triangle Park has announced that for everyone who dines at Newton’s Restaurant Monday October 29(th) through Wednesday October 31(st) and uses Check-in For Good, the hotel will donate $2 per check-in to the Durham Rescue Mission to support their holiday food drive.

Check-in For Good (www.checkinforgood.com) is the first mobile app, available for both Android and Apple, that allows users to raise money for causes by checking in at supporting businesses.

In addition to the $2 per check-in donation, the Marriott at RTP will be accepting cans of non-perishable food items. All items donated will be delivered to the Durham Rescue Mission on November 1(st).

“It is important for us all to do good. Our team wanted to do something that would make an impact and to support our community,” said Maria Martinez, General Manager of the Marriott at Research Triangle Park. “Partnering with Check-In For Good allows us to do this; not just with our canned food drive but everyday.”

The Marriott at Research Triangle Park (www.marriott.com/rducp) is located at 4700 Guardian Drive, Durham, NC 27703. Newton’s Restaurant is open between 8:00 AM and 7:00 PM. For more information, please contact (919) 941-6200.

About Check-in For Good: We believe in doing good and empowering others to as well. How? By developing leading-edge, easy to use technology solutions that are mobile and connect groups of people – causes – with businesses in a meaningful way. For businesses, Check-in for Good represents a new kind of advertising platform, the pay-per-visit model. In much the same way businesses have had tremendous success online, Check-in for Good now brings that pay-per-action model to physical locations and with a system where the only time payment is made is when a customer is on-site at the business. With social media connections built in, this peer-to-peer word of mouth advertising structure lets businesses generate traffic and awareness in an entirely new way. For more information, please visit www.checkinforgood.com.

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