Anyone that knows me knows that I am a HUGE military supporter. I have several familily members that are Veterans and I am a member of the Illinois Patriot Guard Riders. I received this press release in my email and thought it would be a great thing to pass along to all of you.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THE MASON JAR COOKIE COMPANY TO SUPPORT MILITARY FAMILIES THROUGH
HOPE FOR THE WARRIORS
SPRINGFIELD, Va. (June 23, 2016) – Now through the end of the year, The Mason Jar Cookie Company will support military members nationwide through the sale of a limited edition cookie mix. For each Hope For The Warriors Patriot Cookie Mix sold, 20 percent of the wholesale cost will be donated to Hope For The Warriors.
Celebrating 10 years of service, Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for veterans, service members and military families.
The limited edition cookie mix features the company’s traditional sugar cookie base blended with patriotic red, white andblue candy-coated chocolate with red, white and blue sugar star shapes, all housed in a Mason jar.
“The Mason Jar Cookie Company has worked to support veterans since our inception in 2011,” said Kelsey Sullivan, director of marketing for The Mason Jar Cookie Company. “Our co-packer, Mid-Hudson Workshop, employs disabledveterans and remains a cornerstone in our everyday operations. This partnership with Hope For The Warriors is a natural extension of our mission, not only because supporting U.S. veterans is part of our beliefs, but because we are able to reinvigorate our work with Mid-Hudson Workshop through the Hope For The Warriors private label jars.”
“Baking is a pastime that can bring families together,” said Robin Kelleher, co-founder, president and CEO of Hope For The Warriors. “At Hope For The Warriors we strive to reconnect military families in hopes of restoring a sense of self and family. We’re excited to receive the funds from this campaign and hope families are able to spend some quality time together while making Hope For The Warriors Patriot Cookies.”
To purchase the Patriot Cookie Mix, please visit masonjarcookiecompany.com.
About Hope For The Warriors :
Founded in 2006, Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for post 9/11 veterans, service members and military families. Since its inception, Hope For The Warriors has served approximately 10,000 through a variety of support programs focused on transition, health and wellness, peer engagement and connections to community resources. The nonprofit’s first program, A Warrior’s Wish, has granted 151 wishes to fulfill a desire for a better quality of life or support a quest for gratifying endeavors. In addition, Run For The Warriors has captured the hearts of more than 22,000 since 2010. For more information, visit http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org/,Facebook or Twitter.