NEWARK, N.J., Nov. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic, a global leader in home entertainment products, is partnering with the top-rated and nationally-syndicated Elvis Duran & The Morning Show, to announce 30 Days of Giving. Today, through December 9, ten percent of sales1 of all Panasonic headphones purchased at Panasonic.com will be donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® for children battling cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
The program involves Panasonic's complete line-up of headphones including water-resistant earbuds for running and the gym, noise-cancelling headphones for travel, Bluetooth® headphones for wireless streaming and the legendary Technics headphones for audiophiles.
Elvis Duran is a longtime St. Jude supporter and welcomes the opportunity to use broadcast and online channels to support the mission of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital: Finding cures. Saving children®. St. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. Thanks to fundraisers like this one – families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food – because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.
"With 10 percent of all Panasonic headphone sales going to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, we're showing the kids, families and brilliant staff at St. Jude how much we appreciate the miracles they pull off each and every day," said Elvis Duran, National Radio Hall of Fame inductee and host of the top-rated Elvis Duran & The Morning Show. "It's a win-win because everything sounds better thru Panasonic headphones."
"We are proud to partner with Elvis Duran & The Morning Show to benefit a truly amazing and worthy organization like St. Jude Children's Research Hospital," said Julie Bauer, President of Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company. "Panasonic headphones are making their mark on the audio industry with stunning sound quality and options to suit the needs of everyone from audiophiles to world travelers to fitness enthusiasts. We invite everyone to find their perfect pair at Panasonic.com and support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the countless children and families they are helping battle cancer and other life-threatening diseases."
Panasonic is the Official Headphone of the Elvis Duran & The Morning Show Celebrity Interviews. For more information on Panasonic's line of headphones and the 30 Days of Giving program, visit shop.panasonic.com/elvis.
1 From 11/10-12/9, 10% of the purchase price of all headphones will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, with a minimum donation of $10,000.
About Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company
Based in Newark, NJ, Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company is a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. The company offers a wide range of consumer solutions in the U.S. including products from VIERA Smart Life+ Screen, Blu-ray players, LUMIX Digital Cameras, Camcorders, Home Audio, Cordless Phones, Home Appliances, Wellness and Personal Care products and more. In Interbrand's 2014 annual "Best Global Green Brands" report, Panasonic ranked number five overall and the top electronics brand in the report. As part of continuing sustainability efforts, Panasonic Corporation of North America relocated its headquarters to a new facility, adjacent to Newark Penn Station in Newark, NJ. It is the first newly constructed office tower in Newark to earn both LEED Platinum and Gold certifications from the U.S. Green Building Council.
SOURCE Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company