Staypineapple gifts wear blue: run to remember over $20,000

Share Article

In honor of Veterans and their families during the month of November, Staypineapple hotels donated $1 for every occupied room to wear blue: run to remember.

News Image

wear blue co-founder Lisa Hallett and her son

"By supporting wear blue: run to remember's Gold Star Race Program, and broader mission, Staypineapple is proving a powerful partner in empowering our nation's families of fallen military heroes."

Staypineapple is thrilled to present wear blue: run to remember with a gift of $23,932. During the month of November, all 10 Staypineapple hotels across the country participated in donating $1.00 from every occupied room to the wear blue: run to remember Gold Star Race and Gold Star Youth Mentorship programs with the end goal of reaching $20,000.

Michelle Barnet, president of Staypineapple stated “We are so happy to have partnered with such an amazing organization. They have touched so many lives in such a positive way. Staypineapple is proud to honor those who serve our great country. We are so grateful for their service and sacrifice. Thank you for keeping us all safe.”

wear blue: run to remember is a running community that serves as a support network for those preparing for a deployment, living through a deployment, recovering from a deployment and healing from loss sustained during deployment. It is an all-inclusive community in which participants are never asked to raise money to run. wear blue: run to remember officially participates in major national races including the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon series, the Army Ten Miler, and the Marine Corps Marathon.

wear blue's co-founder Lisa Hallet says, "By supporting wear blue: run to remember's Gold Star Race Program, and broader mission, Staypineapple is proving a powerful partner in empowering our nation's families of fallen military heroes. Staypineapple helps our surviving families know that they belong to a grateful nation and supportive community. wear blue is proud to work with Staypineapple and grateful for their generous support and commitment to our military and their families.”

About wear blue: run to remember
wear blue: run to remember is a national nonprofit running community that honors the service and sacrifice of the American military. wear blue: run to remember creates a support network for military members and their families; it bridges the gap between military and civilian communities and it creates a living memorial for our country’s fallen military members. wear blue: run to remember exists for the fallen, for the fighting and for the families.

About Staypineapple
Based in the Pacific Northwest, Staypineapple represents a brand of ten privately owned and managed hotels in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, Seattle, Portland, and San Diego. Focused on thoughtful service and design with an uncanny knack for anticipating needs, the brand wholeheartedly embraces the pineapple’s symbol of hospitality and joy. For more information, visit http://www.staypineapple.com or call 866-866-7977

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Della-Rae Carriere
@Staypineapple
Follow >
Visit website

Media