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SOURCE Al's Angels
Volunteer growth, increase in donations, and record number of events defined 2012 for Al's Angels
WESTPORT, Conn., Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Al's Angels, a non-profit charitable organization founded by Westport, CT resident and CEO of Optimus Publishing Al DiGuido, announced today some of the milestone achievements that the organization has reached over the past year.
Over the past year the Al's Angels movement to raise awareness and provide much needed funds for children in the tri-state area who are suffering from cancer, rare blood diseases and severe financial hardship has touched so many children, and has rallied the support of thousands of volunteers from the tri-state area who are all motivated by the mission of the organization.
Among many of the highlights from the past year include:
With an incredibly successful 2012 behind the organization, Al's Angels has announced plans to build on the momentum and make 2013 an even bigger year with the goal of raising a record number of funds and to provide over 3,000 families with holiday meals and over 6,000 children with toys and gifts.
Among some of the upcoming events and initiatives that Al's Angels has already confirmed are as follows:
Additionally, numerous new fundraisers are being planned, such as "Angel Tip Cards" , "Angel- Food Products" "Zumba for a Cause", "Touch a Truck" and others. Al's Angels is also working to publish a new book, "In the Presence of Angels."
"We have been incredibly touched and inspired by the generosity and selflessness of so many people who have come together to support the mission of Al's Angels," said Al DiGuido, founder of Al's Angels. "2012 was undoubtedly a defining year for our organization, where we raised awareness for our cause and provided much needed support to children who are in desperate need. However, we still have a tremendous amount of work to do, and we really need the support and awareness of our organization to be spread even wider as we continue to be carry on our mission."
To learn more about how to get involved with Al's Angels please visit www.AlsAngels.org, or email Al's Angels founder Al DiGuido at firstname.lastname@example.org. For any person who would like to make a financial contribution simply click on the "Donate" button on Al's Angels website and follow the instructions to make your donation. If you would rather make your donations via mail, please send to Al's Angels – 342 Greens Farms Road, Westport , CT 06880.
ABOUT AL'S ANGELS
Al's Angels was founded by Westport, CT resident Al DiGuido in 2004 as a non-profit, charitable organization whose mission is to provide assistance to children and families suffering hardship due to life-threatening illnesses or poverty. Al's Angels not only distributes meals and gifts for needy families, but also sponsors fundraising events and activities for affiliated churches and social service groups, provides them with fundraising support and works to encourage greater public giving.
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