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140 year of Shriners
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
SHC & EnjoyLife Foods Partner
TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Shriners Hospitals for Children® announces its newest Love to the rescue® partner, Enjoy Life Foods®. Through Walk for LOVE™, a series of community walks and family fun festivals held throughout the country, Enjoy Life Foods will help raise awareness and support for the hospitals' mission to provide advanced medical care to children with special health care needs.
Shriners Hospitals for Children provides specialty care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries and cleft lip and palate at its 22 locations in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Shriners Hospitals manages all aspects of treatment, including surgery, rehabilitation and psychological support, regardless of the families' ability to pay.
"We are excited to welcome Enjoy Life Foods as a Walk for LOVE partner," commented Dale Stauss, chairman of the Board of Directors for Shriners Hospitals for Children. "Teaming up with Enjoy Life Foods is just another way Shriners Hospitals for Children sends its Love to the rescue."
Additionally, Enjoy Life Foods will make snacks available for patients and families who visit Shriners Hospitals for Children locations as their official allergy-friendly snack provider. All Enjoy Life Foods products are certified gluten-free and free from the top eight allergens: wheat, dairy, peanuts, tree nuts, egg, soy, fish or shellfish.
"It feels great to support Shriners Hospitals for Children's whole-child specialty care through the national Walk for LOVE series and beyond," said CEO and founder of Enjoy Life Foods, Scott Mandell. "Like Shriners Hospitals, we are committed to making a difference in the lives of children and their families."
Love to the rescue is a national awareness and fundraising campaign supporting Shriners Hospitals for Children. Learn more and send your Love to the rescue at Lovetotherescue.org.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children
Shriners Hospitals for Children is changing lives every day through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research and outstanding medical education. Our 22 locations in the United States, Canada andMexico, provide advanced care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries and cleft lip and palate. Learn more at ShrinersHospitalsforChildren.org.
Shriners Hospitals for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generosity of donors. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.
About Enjoy Life Foods
Enjoy Life Foods is the leading brand in the Free From category. All products are gluten-free and free from the top 8 allergens (no:wheat)(no:dairy)(no:peanuts)(no:tree nuts)(no:egg)(no:soy)(no:fish and shellfish) making them safe for over 100 million individuals who live with food intolerances. In addition, all products are verified non-GMO. Enjoy Life Foods was founded by Scott Mandell 12 years ago with the mission to create great-tasting, allergy-friendly snacks. Today the product line has grown to 41 different foods across eight categories all of which are sold in natural food stores, conventional grocery stores, and mass retailers throughout the U.S. and Canada, as well as specialty online retailers. Enjoy Life's mission and company promise is to deliver safe, better-for-you products free from the top 8 allergens, but not free from taste!