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VIDEO | Mohawk Cushions the Fight for 4th Year

Partnership with Susan G. Komen includes donation of padding at 3-Day events
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Mohawk Flooring is proud to support Susan G. Komen and help the fight against breast cancer. Through the partnership, more than $6.1 million has been raised to fund research for treatment.

Mohawk Employees “Pink Out” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Annual tradition included premiere of latest campaign videos highlighting partnership with Susan G. Komen
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Mohawk Industries employees recently gathered at locations in Calhoun, Ga. and Dalton, Ga. for the company’s annual Pink Out awareness events to celebrate their partnership with Susan G. Komen, while also recognizing those who have been touched by breast cancer. The events included pink cupcakes and prizes, as well as the debut of Mohawk Flooring’s latest Cushion the Fight campaign video and Mohawk Group and Durkan’s Specify for a Cure campaign video.

Mohawk Cushions the Fight

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Since 2001, Mohawk has contributed more than $6.1 million to Susan G. Komen through corporate donation programs such as Specify for a Cure, according to the company.

VIDEO | A Personal Look at Mohawk Group's Support of Susan G. Komen

Mohawk design director shares her inspiring story
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Di Anna Borders, director of design segment at Mohawk Group, shares her personal journey with breast cancer – and why the Specify for a Cure program holds a special meaning to her. Di Anna recently took part in the Susan G. Komen Seattle 3-Day walk while undergoing treatment, with colleagues cheering her on along the way.

Walgreens Raises More than $800,000 to Support the American Heart Association; Tops Corporate Fundraiser List for 2019 Chicago Heart Walk

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Walgreens Raises More than $800,000 to Support the American Heart Association; Tops Corporate Fundraiser List for 2019 Chicago Heart Walk

More than 1,000 Walgreens employees across the Chicago area turned out to participate in the 2019 American Heart Association Heart Walk held at three locations, Sept. 20-22. Alex Gourlay, Walgreens president and co-COO of Walgreens Boots Alliance co-chaired this year’s campaign.

Tork Clean Care: Hygiene Tips for Food Service Staff

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The Tork Clean Care program provides a wide range of expertise and hygiene solutions for the food service industry, making sure that both your guests and employees, as well as your image – are well taken care of.

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From Doctor to Researcher: Meet a Woman Who's Spent Much of Her Career Fighting Prostate Cancer

For Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, we sat down with Margaret Yu, M.D., Vice President, Disease Area Leader, Prostate Cancer, Janssen Research & Development, to learn more about the latest scientific strides being made in the battle against one of the mo
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By Darren Frei

There’s promising news in the fight against prostate cancer: According to a recent study conducted by the American Cancer Society, incidence of the disease—as well as deaths from prostate cancer—have been decreasing or stabilizing in most countries around the world.

HanesBrands ‘Faces’ Breast Cancer With National In-Store Campaign Designed to Raise Awareness About the Disease

During October, HanesBrands’ retail outlets in the United States and Puerto Rico are featuring eight company employees whose lives have been impacted by breast cancer in different ways
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., October 1, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Some are survivors, some are warriors. Others are preventers, still others are supporters. But all eight of the HanesBrands employees “facing” breast cancer in the company’s national, in-store awareness campaign have been touched by the disease. 

Fight Breast Cancer While Specifying Flooring Products

By Carlene Olsen
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A variety of factors influence a designer’s specification process, from a client’s wish list to the environmental impact of a given material. But it’s a rare moment when product choice lends itself to charitable contributions.

Mohawk Group and Durkan Participate in Susan G. Komen 3-Day in Seattle

Seattle presence included showroom kickoff event for design community
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SEATTLE, September 20, 2019 /3BL Media/ —Mohawk Group and Durkan renewed their commitment to the fight against breast cancer at the Susan G. Komen 3-Day in Seattle which concluded earlier this week. Both divisions increased their presence and involvement over last year, officially kicking off the popular fundraiser with a special showroom event for the local design community. The event showcased the mission and lifesaving work of Susan G.

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