BULBRITE Donates Pink Light Bulbs to the Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Thrift Shop to Raise Funds for Patient Cancer Education, Research and Care


Bulbrite Recognizes October as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

MOONACHIE, NEW JERSEY--- To help support Breast Cancer patient education, research and care while recognizing October as "National Breast Cancer Awareness Month," Bulbrite has donated pink light bulbs to The Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Thrift Shop. Based in Manhattan's east side in New York City, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is one of the world's premiere cancer centers. Bulbrite is a leading manufacturer and supplier of innovative, energy-efficient light source solutions and the premier educational resource for lamping technology.

For every Bulbrite Pink Light Bulb that is purchased through the Cancer Center Thrift Shop, 100% of the proceeds will be donated to help support breast cancer research, education, screening, and treatment.

"We are proud to participate in this Breast Cancer Awareness Program," explained Cathy Choi, President of Bulbrite. "We hope that we can make a difference, no matter how small, on the lives of people with breast cancer and their loved ones."

BULBRITE's A19 Pink Light Bulbs, which are offered in a vibrant ceramic pink color, are ideal for decorative and display applications in the home, as well as for sign, display, amusement and theater applications. Bulbrite is donating 25-watt A19 lamps with an E26 base, and operate on a 120-volt electrical system. The Pink A19 bulbs are also available in 40 and 60 watts.

For more information on Bulbrite's A19 Pink Light Bulbs, click on http://bit.ly/nWhiJM

About The Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Thrift Shop

For more than 55 years, The Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Thrift Shop has been a vital part of The Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center's fundraising program. This spacious thrift shop, located at 1440 Third Avenue (between 81st and 82nd Streets), is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday: 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM, Thursday: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Saturdays: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Sundays: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM (as of October 2, 2011) The shop is known for being the beneficiary of the highest quality donations of designer and vintage clothing, home furnishings, accessories, children's clothing, books, and artwork. Donations can be dropped off Monday through Sunday during business hours. Please call 212-535-1250 for further information.

The Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - founded in 1946 to raise funds for patient care - is a volunteer organization dedicated to promoting the wellbeing of patients, supporting cancer research and providing public education on the prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer. As the world's oldest and largest private cancer center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) has devoted more than a century to advancing the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer. With a passionate commitment to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs, MSKCC has earned the distinction as one of the premier cancer centers. MSKCC's New Jersey location Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Basking Ridge provides the same outstanding cancer care as the New York City locations, in a state-of-the-art outpatient facility that is convenient for residents of New Jersey. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Basking Ridge, offers diagnostic services, treatment, and follow-up care. The staff includes experts in a wide range of cancers, including breast, prostate, skin, lung, colorectal, neurologic, hematologic, and gynecologic cancers. A dietitian, social worker, and pain management experts work on-site to support patients during and after treatment. And because physicians in Basking Ridge work closely with clinical researchers in Manhattan, patients can also participate in selected clinical trials.
www.thesocietyofmskcc.org

About Bulbrite

Bulbrite is a leading manufacturer and supplier of innovative, energy-efficient light source solutions. Celebrating its 40th Anniversary this year, BULBRITE is a family owned business renowned for its commitment to innovation, education and outstanding service. Most recently Bulbrite President Cathy Choi received the 2010 Residential Lighting Industry Leadership Award and the Bulbrite Swytch LED Desk Lamp received the 2010 Home Furnishing News Award of Excellence.

The company has introduced many innovative and design award-winning products, including its exclusive KX-2000®, Dark Sky, Purify 02, and Halogen R111 GU10, as well as ADEX award-winning GU24 Twist & Lock lamps, the 2012 EISA-compliant Halogen A19 and TURBO LEDs. BULBRITE offers an extensive line of light bulbs and lamping options including LEDs, HID, Compact Fluorescents, Fluorescents, Halogens, Krypton/Xenon, Incandescents, and a broad range of specialty lamps.

Top-notch service is achieved with an ALA-certified customer service, sales and operations teams and a national sales force of first-class professionals. 99% of the company's orders are processed and shipped Same Day using a state-of-the-art order entry, warehousing and distribution system. To help lighting professionals better understand the latest technology and developments, BULBRITE hosts a broad range of webinars, product training and seminars on light bulbs, LEDs and sustainable lamping options. BULBRITE is an active member of the American Lighting Association, a Silver Sustaining member of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IESNA), an Energy Star Partner, a Lighting Facts LED Product Partner and a Member of the International Dark Sky Association.

BULBRITE is headquartered at 145 West Commercial Avenue in Moonachie, New Jersey. Showrooms, Distribution and Educational Centers are located in Moonachie, New Jersey and Dallas, Texas. For more information, contact BULBRITE: Tel. 1.800.528.5555 Email: info@Bulbrite.com Fax: 1.800.441.7708 Website: www.Bulbrite.com.

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