Johnson & Johnson Day of Caring to benefit GFPD
For Immediate Release
July 7, 2011
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, Jet Splash Car Wash, & Runza Restaurants have partnered to host a fundraising event for The Global Foundation for Peroxisomal Disorders (GFPD) on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. $1.00 from each car wash will be donated to GFPD. Additionally, Johnson & Johnson employees will sell Runzas, chips, & a drink for $5.00 onsite at Jet Splash at the 9th & Pioneers location. GFPD is a non-profit public charity that services families of children with rare, disabling disorders. In Lincoln, Sam Butalla, son of Rich & Shannon Butalla, has been battling this degenerative & fatal disorder since birth. Please show your support to the Johnson & Johnson Volunteers, the families of children impacted by the disorders, Jet Splash & Runza by supporting this event.
The Global Foundation for Peroxisomal Disorders is a non-profit 501(c)(3) public charity committed to supporting research & families that face a diagnosis of Peroxisome Biogenesis Disorders (PBDs). Peroxisome Biogenesis Disorders are rare, degenerative disorders that cause multiple disabilities in children diagnosed early in life. For more information on the disorders and the mission of GFPD, please visit www.thegfpd.org.
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