Whole Foods Market Madison Going Bananas for Annual Tourette event
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 • 5:51pm
MADISON – The New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders (NJCTS) is proud to announce Whole Foods Market Madison as one of its food sponsors for the 4th annual NJ Walks For TS at Mendham on Saturday, November 23, a day dedicated toward awareness, acceptance, action and advocacy on behalf of the children and families affected by TS and other neurological disorders.
Whole Foods Market Madison – which provides the highest-quality foods in support of local growers, vendors and artisans – will be donating 150 granola bars and 100 bananas to the event, the proceeds from which will help educate teachers and nurses at schools in every corner of the state, as well as conducting peer trainings and anti-bullying sessions on behalf of New Jersey kids with Tourette Syndrome.
“We are happy to be a part of this year’s NJ Walks for TS at Mendham to help support NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders, a cause that is important to our shoppers and neighbors,” Whole Foods Market Madison Marketing Team Leader Alyson Valpone said.
Community Giving is one of Whole Foods Market’s core values. Through this initiative, Whole Foods Market Madison aims to meet the needs of the local community by giving back to local nonprofit organizations such as NJCTS.
“Whole Foods Market’s support of New Jersey’s kids is greatly appreciated and will go a long way toward achieving the goals of NJ Walks For TS at Mendham,” NJCTS Executive Director Faith W. Rice said. “We are excited to partner with Whole Foods Market, which is dedicated toward walking the walk and standing up to help kids with neurological disorders.”
To register and/or donate to NJ Walks For TS at Mendham, or for more information, please call 908-575-7350 or visit www.njcts.org.