Anonymous Donation Pushes Buffalo City Mission Donations from VoIP Supply Up to 8,000 Meals
VoIP Supply’s Feed the Homeless campaign donates $1.98, equivalent to one meal, for every order placed online.
Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) May 25, 2013
Since Thanksgiving of last year, VoIP Supply has been donating $1.98 to the Buffalo City Mission for every order placed online through the company’s website.
For that small amount the Buffalo City Mission can fill an empty plate, transform lives, and provide hope for the many faces of homelessness.
People may not realize that donating a good meal is a simple way to start a domino effect of positive change. So, VoIP Supply has been encouraging online customers to match the company’s $1.98 donation from their order when they checkout.
An anonymous party recently donated 2,000 meals to take advantage of VoIP Supply’s matching offer which resulted in 4,000 meals in a single day.
Thanks to that anonymous gift, VoIP Supply has now donated a total of 8,000 meals in the company’s Feed the Homeless campaign.
“We have worked hard to do well, serve our customers, pay our bills, employ our people, grow and improve,” said Ben Sayers, CEO of VoIP Supply. We have worked hard so that we may help others and not just ourselves.”
“When I was a kid I was taught by my parents, as they lead by example, to wait for those behind you and hold the door so they may pass with a little less effort,” said Sayers. “It isn’t just the physical door that needs to be held open, sometimes the “door” is an opportunity given, a pair of shoes or something as simple as a meal.”
Sayers has positioned VoIP Supply as a company that cares about more than just the bottom line, stressing the importance of helping to put food in the mouths of those with so much less.
Help the Buffalo City Mission with their Summer Matching Gift Challenge. From now until May 31, 2013, every $1.98 donated is doubled to provide two meals. For more information or, to make a donation, please visit https://www.buffalocitymission.org/donate.
About VoIP Supply
We are a place of uncovering, cultivating and developing leaders. A world class place to work with big goals, a clear vision, defined purpose and a dedicated team of passionate business professionals. We love what we do and do it better than any of our competition.
Since 2002, VoIP Supply has been the leading supplier of VoIP equipment and complete VoIP solutions in North America. We are known in the industry as responsive and knowledgeable VoIP product experts.
With everything you need for VoIP, VoIP Supply has grown rapidly throughout the years. VoIP Supply is a three-time Inc. 500/5000 honoree, listed by Business First as one of WNY´s Most Admired Companies, as well as one of Western New York’s Best Places to Work for many consecutive years, including 2012. VoIP Supply is also the first and only Certified B Corporation in Western New York.
About the Buffalo City Mission
The Buffalo City Mission, founded in 1917, is a not-for-profit organization that provides preventative, emergency and long-term recovery services to thousands of people who are homeless or impoverished. The Mission includes: Women and Children’s Shelter (Cornerstone Manor); the Men’s Community Center; the Mission Automotive Vehicle Donation Program; and our Dick Road thrift store location to better serve our community. For more information, please visit http://www.buffalocitymission.org or call 854-8181.
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