FOUNDATIONS HELP FASHION DELIVERS: The Polo Ralph Lauren Foundation has provided a cash grant of $25,000 to help fund the work of the charitable group. In addition, the Ralph Lauren Corp. has donated nearly $1.3 million worth of new apparel. The Robin Hood Foundation also gave $25,000 to support the distribution of donated merchandise to New Jersey shore communities and the Lifemax Foundation has provided $10,000 for the purchase of needed product items not otherwise donated.
Fashion Delivers Charitable Foundations Inc. has distributed over $20 million worth of new products to help families affected by Hurricane Sandy. It is currently working on securing bed linens and spring and summer clothes for the upcoming change of seasons as families living in temporary housing await renovation of their homes.
Information on relief efforts can be found at fashiondelivers.org.