VIENNA, Va., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hair Cuttery, the largest family-owned and operated chain of hair salons in the country, today announced 57,626 haircut certificates will be donated to victims of domestic violence through its May Share a Haircut program. Surpassing last year's spring campaign total, the certificates are valued at nearly $1 million.
With the help of The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV), certificates will be distributed to state and local organizations, as well as domestic violence shelters in communities local to Hair Cuttery's nearly 900 salons. This year, in addition to women, beneficiaries also include children and men.
"Our stylists love to give back," said Dennis Ratner, CEO and founder of Hair Cuttery. "Through the Share a Haircut program, we are able connect with those in need and raise awareness about an important issue."
Hair Cuttery has an established history of charitable giving that has supported a range of local and national causes including, St. Baldrick's Foundation, American Red Cross, American Cancer Society, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and Girls on the Run.
About Hair Cuttery
Hair Cuttery is the largest family-owned and operated chain of hair salons in the country, with nearly 900 company-owned locations on the East Coast, in New England and the Midwest. A full-service, value-priced salon, Hair Cuttery offers a full complement of cuts and styling, coloring, waxing and texturizing services with no appointment necessary, as well as a full line of professional hair care products. Hair Cuttery is committed to delivering a delightful client experience through WOW Service including a Smile Back Guarantee. Hair Cuttery is a division of Ratner Companies, based in Vienna, VA. www.haircuttery.com
The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that serves as the leading national voice for domestic violence victims and their allies. NNEDV's membership is comprised of all 56 state and territorial coalitions against domestic violence, including over 2,000 local programs. NNEDV has been advancing the movement against domestic violence for 25 years, having led efforts among domestic violence advocates and survivors in urging Congress to pass the landmark Violence Against Women Act of 1994. To learn more about NNEDV, please visit http://nnedv.org.
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SOURCE Hair Cuttery