Schaumburg, IL, May 27, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- United Marketing Group (UMG), a leading direct marketer of affinity membership programs and merchandise to financial institutions, retailers, catalogers and retailers, recently participated in Alexian Foundation’s "Centuries of Caring - A Future of Excellence" Capital Campaign.
Centuries of Caring is a three-phase, multi-year capital campaign underway for new and expanded facilities and services. To kick off this year's campaign and to encourage others to participate in the capital campaign, United Marketing Group (UMG), Teleformix and DataCo Solutions made a combined donation of $50,000 as part of the efforts for the Alexian Brothers Foundation’s 24th Annual Ball de Fleur.
The 24th Annual Ball de Fleur was held on Saturday, May 1, 6:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. at the world-renowned Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. The event raised more than $350,000.
According to Alan Portelli, United Marketing Group’s President and CEO, “We are proud to support the mission of the Alexian Brothers Foundation.”
United Marketing Group’s (UMG) contributions will be used to support Alexian Brothers Foundation projects, including the new Children’s Hospital and updating/modernizing of the St. Alexius Medical Center campus in Hoffman Estates; initiation of a hospice program for the dying in Elk Grove Village; expansion of a developmental pediatrics program to help children with autism, ADHD, Down Syndrome and other conditions that affect their health; and response to the escalating need for behavioral health services.
More information is available by visiting www.alexianfoundation.org and www.unitedmarket.com.
About United Marketing Group
United Marketing Group (UMG) is a leading direct marketer of affinity membership programs and merchandise products. Loyalty programs offered by United Marketing Group provide Internet retailers and their consumers with high value and seamless loyalty programs in all major lifestyle spending categories, as well as peace of mind in key areas of consumer concerns. Unlike many other organizations, United Marketing Group specializes in utilizing all direct marketing media -- inbound calls, outbound calls, direct mail and e-commerce tools -- to maximize Partner earnings. The company has been in business for more than 35 years and enjoys innovative and long term relationships with numerous Fortune 500 partners. UMG can be contacted toll free at 1-800-513-9000. On the web at www.unitedmarket.com.