Beaver Falls, PA, April 23, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Pegasus Associates Lighting is illuminating a path of hope for young boys and girls in New York City. The e-commerce lighting company is donating 15 Microfluorescent T4 light fixtures in varying wattages for a display at the annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House, a major fundraiser for the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club.
Pegasus Associates Lighting is providing the lighting fixtures to product architecture firm TRUCK to use in its cove and niche lighting at the show. The event, held this year April 24 through May 22, has raised more than $15 million dollars since its inception in 1973. Each year, professionals and aspiring design enthusiasts gather to showcase intricate room designs and set trends for the coming year.
“We are thrilled to donate to such a worthy cause,” said Pegasus Associates Lighting President and founder Thomas E. Farin. “The Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club is an essential organization in its neighborhood, and we applaud the organization for its dedication to strengthening young boys and girls.”
Located in the Southeast Bronx with 10 satellite locations, the Club provides essential after-school and enrichment programs for disadvantaged children. It focuses on ages 6 through 18, offering a safe haven for children to grow socially with their peers, receive adult mentoring, and to challenge themselves physically and intellectually, while instilling a sense of pride and a desire to give back to their community. For more information about the organization or the Decorator Show House, visit www.kipsbay.org.
About Pegasus Associates Lighting
Founded in 1993 as a lighting rep agency, Pegasus Associates Lighting evolved into an e-commerce business selling unique, hard-to-find lighting products on the Internet. The company, based near Pittsburgh in Beaver Falls, PA, attracts both individual and corporate shoppers who value a learning experience in lighting, competitive pricing and an easy-to-use, intuitive web site. For more information, visit www.PegasusAssociates.com.
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