Douglas J Raises Over $30,000 for Clean Water
Posted on Nov 27, 2013 by douglasj.admin | Comments (1)
Earth Month at Douglas J to Support the Preservation of the Great Lakes
EAST LANSING, MI – May 20, 2013 – April was Earth Month at Douglas J and our numbers are in! In 2013, the Michigan based beauty brand continued its commitment to raising money for clean water and each of their locations stepped up to support the effort alongside thousands of other Aveda locations around the world.
Douglas J has successfully raised over $33,000 in support of clean water this Earth Month. Funds raised by Douglas J will benefit the Alliance for Great Lakes– the oldest independent organization devoted 100 percent to the preservation of the Great Lakes.
“Taking care of our world and its resources is something we take very seriously here at Douglas J. We love this state — we live here and we do business here. Working with the Alliance of the Great Lakes, a Great Lakes-based nonprofit, is our way of giving back to it,” Douglas J CEO, Scott Weaver said.
Aveda professionals in more than 30 countries have collectively raised more than $26 million for in support of Earth Month since the campaign’s inception in 1999. Beginning in 2007, Aveda has donated Earth Month proceeds to organizations working to combat the clean water crisis –to date more than $20 million have been directed to support hundreds of clean water projects on six continents.