Blanket America Offers Free Woven and Fleece Blankets with New Youtube Contest

Blanket America is launching a new Youtube promotion where visitors can win woven and fleece blankets by subscribing to and commenting on the company's latest video.

New York, NY, July 21, 2011 --( Blanket America, a charitable manufacturer of comforters, sheet sets, blankets and throws, is giving away free blankets to promote its latest Youtube video, available online at To enter to win their choice of Blanket America's fleece and woven blankets, web surfers need only to subscribe to the Blanket America Youtube channel - available at - and comment on the new video. From here, they will automatically be entered in the company's upcoming blanket giveaways.

"Blanket America has long used Youtube to spread the word about our charitable efforts throughout the country - as well as our CHOOSE HAITI campaign to create sustainable employment abroad - and we're excited to encourage viewers to check out our video collection through this fleece and woven blanket promotion," said Mesh Gelman, co-founder of Blanket America.

Created by Ajax Union Internet Marketing Solutions, Blanket America's new video outlines the company's innovative BUY 1, GIVE 1 donation model: For every textile purchased on, the company donates a blanket to an individual or organization in need. The blankets manufacturer works with nonprofit agency Gifts in Kind (GIK) International to determine recipients for its blankets.

Winners of Blanket America's Youtube giveaways will be able to choose from the company's current selection of high-quality blankets, including the Blanket America Harmony Cotton Bamboo blanket, a luxurious option crafted in extra soft cotton with a subtle geometric texture. The Harmony blanket is available in six vibrant colors: ivory, blue, plum, white, cafe, and green.

Alternatively, winners may select the Blanket America Solid Woven Blanket, a classic textured jacquard dobby blanket made from 100% cotton. This attractive woven blanket comes in eight different colors, with full, queen, and king sizes available.

For a patriotic twist, winners are also invited to choose Blanket America's festive Star Spangled Blanket, an oversized fleece blanket featuring an inspirational red, white, and blue color scheme. The Star Spangled Blanket measures in at a roomy 60 by 70 in. and is ideal for summer picnics or nights under the stars.

"Although Blanket America now offers a wide selection of textiles, including comforters, sheet sets, towels, throws, pillows and window treatments, we wanted to get back to our roots for this Youtube promotion and highlight the blankets that started it all," Gelman said.

To learn more about Blanket America, call 1-800-478-4523 or visit The woven blanket manufacturer is also online on Facebook and Twitter at and

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Elizabeth Brown