FlipOut Sandals to Partner with the American Cancer Society & Hope Lodge New York City to Make Stylish Strides Against Breast Cancer
MIAMI, Oct 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — FlipOut Sandals is excited to announce a fashionable partnership with the American Cancer Society to support breast cancer awareness and the organization’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” event.
On October 14th FlipOut Sandals will kick up its heels at the ACS Hope Lodge New York City and provide a day of relaxation for guests and families. FlipOut Sandals will pamper Hope Lodge guests with relaxing pedicures, soothing massages, sweet pink treats, and gifted pairs of their signature Pink Jelly Sandals.
“We are truly inspired by the generosity of the organization and the strength and courage of their guests,” remarks Tracey Hunter, co-owner of FlipOut Sandals. “We want to celebrate the American Cancer Society’s efforts to finding a cure and this event is just our small way of trying to give something back. Along with co-owner, Cheryl Hamersmith-Stewart, we are thrilled to host an event at Hope Lodge that celebrates life, beauty and fashion.”
To keep in stride with Breast Cancer Awareness month, FlipOut Sandals will also put a fashionable foot forward by donating 25% of their proceeds to the American Cancer Society during the month of October with each purchase of the pink Jelly and pink Shoe Jewelry pieces. FlipOut Sandals Haute Pink Jelly retails for $59.99 exclusively online at flipoutsandals.com. Additional pink shoe jewelry pieces retail separately between $16.99- 24.99.
ABOUT HOPE LODGE NEW YORK CITY: The American Cancer Society Hope Lodge, Jerome L. Greene Family Center offers free, temporary housing for cancer patients and their families who are undergoing treatment. Since opening their doors in 2007, Hope Lodge NYC has provided 5,000 nights of free lodging and saved cancer patients and their families approximately $12 million. More than a place to stay, Hope Lodge is a home away from home, offering a comfortable and supportive environment for encouragement and healing. More information can be found at cancer.org.
ABOUT FLIPOUT SANDALS: FlipOut Sandals are the brainchild of Advertising Agency owners Cheryl Hamersmith-Stewart and Tracey Hunter of Hunter Hamersmith located in Miami, Florida. FlipOut Sandals were conceived out of a necessity that grew out of their many beachside photo shoots. The team developed both a flip-flop and jelly style sandal in a variety of colors. Each style can be adorned with more than 25 dazzling interchangeable shoe jewelry pieces that fasten securely into the sandal base with just a twist. FlipOut Sandals are a perfect fit for every woman’s wardrobe with affordable prices starting at $24.99 for the Brazilian Flip-Flop and $59.99 for the Haute Jelly. Each pair comes with two casual shoe jewelry pieces, and additional styles retail separately between $9.99-$24.99. For more information visit flipoutsandals.com.
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