Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 01, 2012
CID Resources, leading manufacturer of medical apparel, and celebrated artist Mary Engelbreit partners with The Pink Fund to make a difference in the lives of breast cancer patients. CID Resources designs and manufactures medical uniforms under the Mary Engelbreit brand as an exclusive licensee of Mary Engelbreit Studios. CID Resources and Mary Engelbreit Studios will each donate 5% of sales, for a total of 10%, from the Ribbons of Hope Collection to The Pink Fund on a quarterly basis. The collection currently features printed scrub tops. Quilted totes, purses and lunch bags will be available for purchase on August 1st 2012. The line will be expanded in the Spring 2013 season to include screen printed tees, scrub caps and stethoscope covers.
“Breast Cancer impacts our customers both on a personal and professional level, and is a cause that is dear to the hearts of many medical industry workers,” said Kyle Winger, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at CID Resources. “Our company was very impressed with The Pink Fund’s unique approach and their immediate action plans to directly impact cancer fighters’ lives, and we are grateful to be able to contribute to the cause.”
Adds John Mavrakis, President of Mary Engelbreit Studios, “Working with two dynamic organizations like CID Resources and The Pink Fund, we are able to joyfully partner to bring some very impressive product to the marketplace, as well as support the efforts to bring financial assistance to women with breast cancer who are in active treatment. Nothing could make us happier!”
Molly MacDonald, Breast Cancer Survivor and Founder of The Pink Fund said: “We are delighted to be able to provide our patients with financial assistance through our association with CID Resources. At the same time, it is heartwarming to know that thousands of patients across the country will be cheered up when nurses attend to their needs wearing this line.”
The Ribbons of Hope Collection can be found at retailers nationwide. Please visit http://www.MEscrubs.com to view the collection or for the Store Locator.
CID Resources Inc., is a leading manufacturer of medical uniforms based in Dallas, Texas. The company focuses on passion, creativity and innovation and is committed to superior quality and service. CID designs, manufactures, and distributes scrubs under the WonderWink® label, available at retailers throughout the nation. CID’s licensed brand portfolio brands include The Queen of Cute: Mary Engelbreit® and best-in-class American workwear brand Carhartt®. http://www.cidresources.com
About The Pink Fund
The Pink Fund’s mission is to provide Real Help in the form of short-term financial aid to medically underserved families involved in active treatment and recovery from breast cancer. This assistance allows patients relief from the financial stresses that come with fighting cancer so that they may focus on healing, their families and returning to the workplace. For more information on how you can help, please visit: http://www.thepinkfund.org
About Mary Engelbreit Studios
Mary Engelbreit is known throughout the world for her colorful and intricate designs. With a range of licensed products that encompasses everything from cards and calendars to dinnerware and fabric, more than 150 book titles published including several New York Times Best Sellers, and hundreds of millions of greeting cards sold, the most apt description of artist Mary Engelbreit may be a line pulled from one of her well-known greeting card designs: She truly is "The Queen of Everything." Mary's unmistakable illustration style, imbued with spirited wit and nostalgic warmth, has won her fans the world over. Mary Engelbreit’s studio is based in St. Louis, MO.