Flooring manufacturer Shaw Floors has furthered its growing partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® with the introduction of the Shaw Carpet Cushion for St. Jude collection. From January 30, 2013 through December 31, 2014, Shaw Floors and its flooring dealer partners will donate a minimum of 2.5% of the suggested retail price of the Hope style and 3.0% of the Charity style to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, with a minimum guaranteed donation of $100,000.
This beautiful and soft carpet cushion collection directly benefits the lifesaving mission of St. Jude. The hospital’s ongoing childhood cancer research benefits children and families all over the world. St. Jude has developed protocols that have helped push overall survival rates for childhood cancers from less than 20 percent when the hospital opened in 1962 to 80 percent today. Shaw Floors is proud to work beside St. Jude as they work to drive the overall survival rate for childhood cancer to90 percent in the next decade.
Made of 100% recycled content, the carpet cushions for St. Jude offer a responsible carpet cushion solution enhanced with Shaw’s R2X® spill barrier and antimicrobial protection to protect against all types of spills and pet accidents. The carpet cushion for St. Jude investment additionally extends Shaw’s Anso® nylon, Evertouch® and ClearTouch® carpet warranties.
In 2012, Shaw became a national sponsor of the St. Jude Dream Home® Giveaway, one of the hospital’s largest single event fundraisers. The Carpet Cushion for St. Jude is Shaw Floor’s first co-branded product promotion benefiting St. Jude. Learn more by visiting shawfloors.com/stjude.