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ExOfficio Raises Funds for Rivers of Recovery
October 3, 2008: Tukwila, WA â€“ ExOfficio is pleased to announce that it raised over $3,000 for Rivers of Recovery through the sales of selected ExOfficio shirts for tax-deductible donations during a cocktail event it hosted at the recent Fly Fishing Retailer Show in Denver, CO.
Rivers of Recovery is a non-profit organization that provides fishing trips for disabled veterans along the Green River in Utah at no cost to the participants.
â€œExOfficio is incredibly supportive of the Rivers of Recovery program,â€ said Dan Cook, Rivers of Recovery Executive Director. â€œOur effort to make a lasting, positive difference in the lives of disabled veterans would not be as effective without their support.â€
â€œOur veterans have devoted their lives to support the American lifestyle, and by supporting Rivers of Recovery, ExOfficio participates in a meaningful experience to thank our veterans,â€ said Steve Bendzak, ExOfficio General Manager. â€œExOfficio outfits the participants with apparel and we will continue to find unique ways to bring attention and funds to this organization.â€
About Rivers of Recovery
Rivers of Recovery is dedicated to providing unique fishing trips to disabled veterans, their families and the families of fallen soldiers at no cost to the participants. A nonprofit organization, Rivers of Recovery seeks to promote the building of self-confidence, foster a sense of empowerment, spark an enthusiasm for the outdoors and provide a sanctuary where enjoyment, relaxation and learning are the priorities. For more information visit http://www.riversofrecovery.org/
ExOfficio has been creating the ultimate apparel for worldly exploration since 1987. Built on the success of the ultimate fly-fishing shirt, the company has evolved into a leading travel apparel brand known for innovative technical features and performance benefits that enhance the travel experience. ExOfficio is sold internationally in specialty outdoor, fly-fishing, travel and luggage stores. Products are also available in ExOfficio retail stores and online. ExOfficio supports numerous social and environmental organizations including World Concern, Medical Teams International and the African Wildlife Foundation, among others. For more information visit www.exofficio.com.
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