Raleigh, NC, August 06, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Strike for Survival announces Five Star Staffing & Accounting Recruiters as a Silver Sponsor for the 2008 fundraising event. This is the third year the firm has been a sponsor to the event which raises money for the American Cancer Society. Cindy Heath, Principal of Five Star Staffing & Accounting Recruiters, has dedicated her services to the committee since 2006 and was named Sponsorship Chair, Raleigh, for 2008.
“Strike for Survival is a unique community fundraiser with unprecedented success. I am personally honored to be involved in such a worthwhile cause for the American Cancer Society. As a company, we believe and act upon our commitment with involvement in various organizations and are pleased to support Strike for Survival,” states Heath.
As Principals of the firm, Cindy Heath and Donna Peery, consistently strive to be a vital contributor to professional associations as well as local outreach programs and community needs.
Strike for Survival had their first event in 2006 raising $6,000.00 and just this past year donated $25,000.00 to the American Cancer Society. The event has expanded from the original beginning of one location to four scheduled for 2008: two Raleigh locations, Cary and Durham. The money raised is earmarked for survival programs and early detection of cancer.
About Strike for Survival: Strike for Survival, headquartered in Raleigh, NC is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization conceived in 2004 by Raleigh business owners who wanted to create an opportunity to give back to the community. Strike for Survival is a fun event where the entire family can participate and the small business is considered a major contributor. Strike for Survival has 4 mission points: raise money for the American Cancer Society, allow small business owners to be visibly involved in their community, help to raise the next generation of volunteers and allow for education and awareness on how to survive cancer. As a non-profit the organization 98% of monies raised goes to the American Cancer Society. The organization has expanded to include two Raleigh locations, Cary and Durham. For more information on how to get involved with Strike for Survival, contact Bob Liddle at change to Bob@StrikeforSurvival.com. Please visit the website at www.StrikeforSurvival.com.
About Five Star Staffing & Accounting Recruiters: Five Star Staffing & Accounting Recruiters was awarded 2008 Top 100 Small Businesses in NC by Business Leader and is a locally-owned staffing firm with more than 14 years of service to the Triangle area. This woman-owned firm specializes in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct-hire employees in the Administrative and Accounting fields. Principals, Donna Y. Peery and Cindy S. Heath have more than 38 years of combined industry experience offering outstanding customer service and support to their clients and candidates. Five Star Staffing & Accounting Recruiters supports the community through affiliations with professional organizations such as, The Triangle Society for Human Resource Management (TSHRM), Raleigh Wake Human Resource Management Association (RWHRMA), and The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO). In addition, Five Star Staffing & Accounting Recruiters supports various charities, including Strike for Survival - a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, and many community outreach programs.