SKILLMAN, N.J., May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This Memorial Day, FindTape.com will honor military families and the sacrifices they make by donating a portion of its merchandise sales to Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit dedicated to providing assistance to military families.
The company also hopes to help Operation Homefront raise awareness about the needs of military families due to financial hardship, death, injury, or physical or mental detriment as a result of service since 9/11.
Hundreds of thousands of families face tough times and require emergency assistance. Returning service men and woman may suffer from post-traumatic stress, brain and bodily injuries, and emotional struggles. They and their families may need financial or food assistance, transitional housing, or repairs.
"FindTape.com has strong ties to the military, servicemen, and their families," said FindTape.com owner Kevin Mahoney. "Both of my grandfathers served in combat in World War II and one of my closest childhood friends, Robert Valley, who is also the owner of the primary tape converter we work with (JV Converting), is a veteran of both Operation Just Cause in Panama and the Gulf War in Iraq while serving as a member of the 82nd Airborne. Many divisions of the U.S. military are also FindTape.com customers. I was working in downtown Manhattan on 9/11, and this is one way I can say thank you for the courage they show and the daily sacrifices they and their families make in service to our country."
From May 22 to May 28, 2015, for each purchase a customer makes on FindTape.com, the company will donate 10% of the total merchandise price to Operation Homefront. The company plans to donate up to $10,000 to the nonprofit during the promotion.
About Operation Homefront:
Operation Homefront is a national nonprofit dedicated to the mission of providing emergency financial and other assistance to the families of our service members and wounded warriors. Founded in 2002, it is recognized for superior performance by leading independent charity watchdog groups and 92 percent of donations to Operation Homefront go directly to programs that provide support to military families.
FindTape.com is the online source for pressure-sensitive adhesive tape. With primary distribution locations in both Pennsylvania and Las Vegas for shipments to all points in the United States (including APO/FPO addresses), Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Northern Mariana Islands and Canada and with international customers served through a partnership with Bongo, FindTape.com meets customer requests quickly and efficiently around the globe. Offering a robust product selection, easy-to-navigate site design and superlative customer service, FindTape.com is the one-stop site for all tape needs, large and small. Visitors can browse products by name or category and use online tools to help search for tape by width, color, or other specifications to ensure finding the tape they want. Links to product data sheets along with clear up-to-date photography take the guesswork out of online purchasing. For more information, visit the company website at www.findtape.com.
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