Englewood, CO (PRWEB) October 14, 2011
Denver-based yoga clothing company, be present, will be donating a portion of its October sales to the Detroit-based Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. In light of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, be present will be reserving a portion of sales from pink tops and pants to donate.
The Karmanos Cancer Institute researches and treats all types of cancer. It has been designated by the National Cancer Institute as one of the best in the United States. Based in midtown Detroit, Karmanos is one of 40 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the United States. The hospital cares for more than 6,000 new patients annually and conducts more than 700 cancer-specific research programs and clinical trials. Karmanos continually pushes the envelope in the detection, treatment and eradication of cancer. To learn more about Karmanos or make a donation directly, please visit http://www.karmanos.org.
be present is excited to be partnering with Karmanos in this way. “Cancer has affected so many of us – be it directly or indirectly. We’re thrilled to be able to contribute to Karmanos’ mission in this way,” says be present Director of Marketing, Maggie Mistovich. “As this month brings heightened awareness to breast cancer, it is important to us to highlight an organization we believe in. Karmanos is a very natural alignment for us, as our company founder is from the Detroit area, and the work the hospital is doing is some of the best in the country,” she adds.
Through the month of October, be present will donate a portion of sales from pink items to the Karmanos Institute. The be present line of yoga clothing is characterized by its bright color palette and the multitude of color choices in its various styles. Carrying yoga styles for men and women, the line includes an array of pink options in tops and pants – all of which will count towards the donation.
be present, clothing for the yoga lifestyle, was established in Colorado in 2002 by Amy Lopatin Dobrin and Jon Dobrin. All be present clothing is proudly made in the USA. The brand remains at the forefront of the yoga apparel industry, continually designing clothing that is original and functional.