We feel it is time to do our part for the victims in Haiti that need assistance in such times of depair.
(PRWEB) February 10, 2010
Dick Pond Athletics, a running shoe and apparel store, will host a Haiti fundraiser at the following 5 participating Illinois locations: Carol Stream, Schaumburg, Lisle, St. Charles, and Carpentersville this coming weekend. 10% of the weekend's sales will be donated to the American Red Cross Haiti Relief and Recovery Fund. In addition, customers will have the opportunity to make a cash contribution, or donate their used athletic shoes to be given to the earthquake victims in Haiti.
Established in 1969, Dick Pond Athletics is a family owned and operated running specialty store providing footwear, apparel, and accessories to runners and walkers in the Chicago suburbs. With an emphasis on strong customer service and discounted prices, Dick Pond has become the place to go for athletes and runners in the area. "Our staff is comprised of experienced runners that provide personal gait analysis and shoe fittings to our customers as well as expert advice and knowledge of the products."
Dick Pond Athletics is a community-oriented business. They attend many local events, such as road races and health fairs. In the stores, they offer free events such as fun runs, walk to run training programs, marathon training programs, special seminars, and more! You may also see the Dick Pond Shoemobile at local schools and businesses providing expert advice on running and staying fit.
Visit http://www.dickpondathletics.com today!