Tag Archives: Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Epicurean in the Pink with New Cutting Board

Epicurean pink board

DULUTH, Minn.–Epicurean is introducing a new pink color to its line of Recycled Poly Boards to benefit breast cancer research. The board will be sold in Epicurean’s traditional distribution channels, and 10 percent of all retail sales will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF).  “We believe very strongly in BCRF’s mission, andMore »

Last updated: July 3, 2014

Housewares Charity Foundation Raises Nearly $2 Million for Cancer Research

Housewares Charity Foundation

ROSEMONT, Ill.-At its annual gala on March 17, the Housewares Charity Foundation raised more than $1.7 million for cancer research. Proceeds from the gala, which was held at the Navy Pier in Chicago during the International Home + Housewares Show, benefited The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, HCF’s legacy charity, and The Chicago Initiative on PancreaticMore »

Last updated: April 11, 2014

Janis Johnson, Wolfgang Wüsthof to be Honored by Housewares Charity

Janis Johnson

ROSEMONT, Ill.–Janis Johnson, president and founder of Gourmet Catalog & Buying Group, and Wolfgang Wüsthof, senior partner of Wusthof-Trident of America, Inc., will be honored by the Housewares Charity Foundation during its 17th Annual Housewares Charity Foundation Gala during the 2014 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago. Johnson will receive the Specialty Retailer HumanitarianMore »

Last updated: November 26, 2013

Filicia Uses Safavieh Rug for Breast Cancer Fundraiser

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PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh licensing partner and celebrity designer Thom Filicia used a rug design from his collection with Safavieh to create a paddleboard for the 2013 “Paddle and Party for Pink,” a charity event that raises money for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Filicia, who lost his mother to breast cancer, chose to affix hisMore »

Last updated: November 5, 2013

At Home on Madison Avenue Hosts Events, Benefits BCRF

At Home On Madison Ave

NEW YORK–Madison Avenue is hosting its first design week, called At Home on Madison Avenue, which runs through Sunday, Oct. 27. Events for the week have included a book signing by noted interior designer, Mario Buatta, at Christofle; tonight, Madura will launch its new “The Good Wife” home collection at a reception with special guestMore »

Last updated: October 24, 2013

IHA’s Jennifer Lamberg Passes Away

Jennifer Lamberg

ROSEMONT, Ill.–Jennifer Lamberg of the International Housewares Association passed away Sept. 29 after a brief illness. She was 43. Lamberg was executive assistant to IHA President and CEO Phil Brandl and Judy Colitz, manager, special events and executive services. Lamberg joined IHA in 2001. She touched many lives in the industry through her responsibilities forMore »

Last updated: October 3, 2013