Bee Sweet Citrus Continues Partnership with Breast Cancer Research Foundation
- by Jessica Donnel
FOWLER, CA - Bee Sweet is continuing on its mission of bettering the world around it, with President Jim Marderosian revealing the company has donated $50,000 to Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) for the third consecutive year.
“The Breast Cancer Research Foundation works tirelessly to fund critical breast cancer research,” explained Marderosian. “BCRF is steadfastly working to achieve a future without the devastating disease and Bee Sweet Citrus is proud to support the organization’s mission.” In total, Bee Sweet has donated $150,000 to BCRF.
In addition to its generous donation matching last year’s numbers, Bee Sweet has also placed the BCRF logo on all mandarin packaging. And like in years prior, the company will continue to push breast cancer awareness through its social media platforms and product packaging.
“At BCRF, we know that research is the only way to eradicate breast cancer–but that research relies on us all,” said President and CEO of BCFR Myra Biblowit. “By uniting with BCRF, Bee Sweet Citrus is helping to support the brightest minds in science. Our partnership reaffirms that together, we can be the end of breast cancer.”
Bee Sweet Citrus Director of Communications Monique Bienvenue noted in a press release that the company plans to assist BCRF’s mission by utilizing the company’s digital platforms. The company says its aim is to improve breast cancer education by bringing attention to useful information for both women and men.
“It is an honor and a privilege to help BCRF raise funds for breast cancer research,” added Marderosian. “We’re proud to support the highest rated breast cancer organization in the country–transforming lives every day by improving breast cancer diagnosis, prevention, and treatment.”
Founded in 1993 by Evelyn H. Lauder, BCRF has funded investigators deeply involved in every major breakthrough in breast cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment, survivorship and metastasis over the last 22 years. With Bee Sweet continuing to further its commitment to fighting breast cancer, keep your eyes on this difference maker.