Loloi Rugs Help Cover East Coast Relief Efforts
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Furniture World Magazine
After the devastation Hurricane Sandy brought to the East Coast late last month, Loloi Rugs, a Dallas-based fine rugs company, announced that it is sending in some relief. Between Nov. 12–16, Loloi will donate a percentage of all of their sales to the American Red Cross to assist with the East Coast cleanup efforts.
“The East Coast was ripped apart by Hurricane Sandy," said Amir Loloi CEO. "And we want to help. By donating a percentage of our sales to the American Red Cross, we feel like we’re putting money in the hands of those best suited to help New York, New Jersey and the other affected areas recover and rebuild."
The American Red Cross works with government agencies, local emergency managers and community agencies to get a sense of where resources are most needed.
Within the first week of the American Red Cross’s Hurricane Sandy relief efforts, it had already distributed 481,000 meals and snacks and 33,000 relief items like hygiene kits to victims of the storm. All 323 of the agency’s emergency response vehicles had been deployed to the area, which was the first time in organization history this has happened. And as the temperatures in the Tristate area continue to plummet, the American Red Cross is distributing upwards of 80,000 blankets.
Connect with Loloi Rugs via Facebook (www.facebook.com/loloirugs), Pinterest (www.pinterest.com/loloirugs), or the company website, www.LoloiRugs.com to see ways to contribute to Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.
About LOLOI RUGS: Founded in 2004, LOLOI RUGS has become a fashion leader specializing in medium- to high-end area rugs in every style category. Under the expert direction of area rug veteran Amir Loloi, the company has won two consecutive ARTS Awards for “Best Rug Manufacturer” in 2010 and 2011, and two in 2012 for “Outdoor Living” and "Best Outdoor Manufacturer." Its six America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards and three Atlanta Visual Display Awards for sophisticated showroom design attest to the company’s commitment to innovation and quality.
LOLOI RUGS is headquartered in Dallas, with to-the-trade showrooms in New York, Dallas, Atlanta, Las Vegas and High Point, NC. For more information, visit: www.loloirugs.com.
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