Shop L'Occitane and Benefit the Blind
L'Occitane Boutique at the Galleria Dallas and the American Foundation for the Blind Host All Day Shopping Event
WHAT: L'Occitane offering 20% of all sales generated on Saturday, May 20, to support the American Foundation for the Blind and celebrate Healthy Vision Month.
WHO: Cause-minded shoppers
WHEN: Saturday, May 20, 2006, 10:00 am–9:00 pm
WHERE: L'Occitane boutique at Galleria Dallas 13350 Dallas Galleria, #1235, Dallas, TX 75240. For more detailed directions, contact the store at (972) 788-0605.
WHY: To promote their continuing partnership and to raise funds that will benefit people with vision loss, L'Occitane and AFB are inviting the public to shop and help support the cause.
L'Occitane is a longtime supporter of AFB. In 2000, L'Occitane received an Access Award from AFB for its efforts to make its products accessible to people who are blind and visually impaired through Braille labeling. L'Occitane's commitment to people who are blind and visually impaired is reflected in its products, which feature Braille labeling on its packaging.###
A True Story. Inspired by his ancestors' traditions, Olivier Baussan founded L'OCCITANE over 30 years ago in the Provence region of France. All L'OCCITANE products for bath, body skincare and home are passionately created to preserve the authentic ingredients and traditions of the Mediterranean land and people. For more information visit L'Occitane online.
The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) is a national nonprofit that expands possibilities for people with vision loss. AFB's priorities include broadening access to technology; elevating the quality of information and tools for the professionals who serve people with vision loss; and promoting independent and healthy living for people with vision loss by providing them and their families with relevant and timely resources. AFB is also proud to house the Helen Keller Archives and honor the over forty years that Helen Keller worked tirelessly with AFB. For more information visit AFB online.