South Florida dealers back charity

Engel, Clint
May 2001
Furniture/Today;05/21/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the donation made by a group of South Florida furniture retailers, led by City Furniture, to Somerville Residences, a housing complex built by humanitarian services agency Camillus House for former homeless families in the area. Involvement in New York Yankees pitcher Orlando Hernandez in the charity; Retail value of goods donated by the retailers to the charity.


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