Tuesday October 4th, 2022 10:36AM

Commerce outlets raise nearly $16K for Cancer Foundation of NE Ga.

By Staff
Related Articles
  Contact Editor
COMMERCE - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers raised over $1.3 million to help in the fight against breast cancer during the 21st annual Tanger PinkSTYLE Campaign which took place in October. <br /> <br /> Company officials say $750,000 has been donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) and $550,000 has been donated to breast cancer organizations in local communities surrounding Tanger Outlet Centers nationwide. <br /> <br /> The Tanger Outlet Center in Commerce partnered with the Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia as this year's local beneficiary to the PinkStyle campaign which also included the 6th Annual 5k Run/Walk, raising nearly $16,000.<br /> <br /> Recently, the local Tanger management team presented a check to the the Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia in the amount of $10,321.76, which was comprised of funds raised from both the Tanger 5k and the PinkSTYLE promotion. According to Tanger general manager Mark Valentine, one-hundred percent of the earnings from the 5k event, or $7,630.75, were dedicated to their local partner & beneficiary and about half of the PinkSTYLE campaign stayed local as well.
© Copyright 2022
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
US stocks post sixth straight year of gains
U.S. stocks ended a strong 2014 with moderate declines Wednesday.
4:43PM ( 5 years ago )
Palestinians push ahead in pursuit of war crimes charges against Israel
Stung by a resounding defeat in the U.N. Security Council, the Palestinians announced Wednesday that they joined the International Criminal Court to pursue war crimes charges against Israel.
1:57PM ( 5 years ago )
Business News
Grass fire impacts rush hour traffic on 985
Rush hour traffic on I-985 was slowed by a grass fire Wednesay afternoon with one lane closed while firefighters fought the blaze.
10:19PM ( 5 years ago )
Judge denies motions to move, delay Tsarnaev trial
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to overturn a judge's decision to not move his upcoming trial out of state.
10:02PM ( 5 years ago )
Sheriff: Man shot 2 on I-85 because he wanted car
A 22-year-old man shot two people who stopped to give him a ride on Interstate 85 in South Carolina on Christmas Eve because he wanted their car to drive to Georgia, a sheriff said Wednesday.
5:21PM ( 5 years ago )
Local/State News
Habersham County voters approve SPLOST
Habersham County voters approved a 1-cent Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax geared heavily toward public safety.
11:01PM ( 5 days ago )
Clarkesville discusses alcohol delivery, tastings allowed under new law
Clarkesville officials said Monday they need to learn more about the provisions of new Georgia alcohol legislation before deciding whether the city should opt out of House Bill 879 that includes, among other things, home delivery of alcohol.
6:00AM ( 6 days ago )
AAA: Georgia gas prices dip to $1.95 a gallon
Georgia gasoline prices took a three-cent dip over the last week.
7:09AM ( 1 week ago )
Toyota Industries Corporation to expand Pendergrass facility
Toyota Industries Corporation has announced plans to expand its production facility in Pendergrass to meet additional demand for the company's onboard power electronics.
By AccessWDUN Staff
11:44AM ( 1 week ago )
West Hall High School opens new program and appeals to local businesses for suggestions
Officials with some of Hall County’s premier manufacturing businesses joined the Hall County Board of Education Monday evening for a tour of the recently completed addition at West Hall High School.
9:49PM ( 1 week ago )