TITLE

University Loft gives $10K to cystic fibrosis care effort

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;1/15/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 19, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that University Loft, furniture manufacturer, has donated $10,000 to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation towards patient care and family welfare. Comments made by president and chief executive officer James Jannetides on the support offered to the foundation are presented. The role played by the Foundation in controlling the disease and improving the quality of life for the patients is also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
23746959

 

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