Dallas, Texas – (via THE HOSTING NEWS) – September 1, 2005 – The Planet, a leading provider of
web hosting solutions, and The Grapevine, one of Dallas’ most established
late-night destinations, thank their generous sponsors for their support of
“American Heart Night at The Grapevine,” a fundraising event held on Wed., August 24 at The Grapevine Bar. Twenty percent of The Grapevine’s sales from the event were donated to the American Heart Association and additional funds were raised through a raffle with prizes donated from sponsors.
Sponsors included Pizza Patron, Affinity Sports Marketing, Angelika Theatre, Chili’s, Coca Cola, KHKS-FM/Kidd Kraddick in the Morning, Expo Lending, Rohr Balloons, Real Estate Expo, Wildchilddoll.com, Camden Farmers Market Luxury Apartments, Blanchard Schaefer Advertising and Public Relations, and Gigantic Color.
The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Since 1919, cardiovascular disease has been the No. 1 killer in the United States. The Planet is an ongoing partner with the American Heart Association in the fight against heart disease and contributes regularly to the efforts of the organization.
“We are so very thankful to our sponsors for their support. Our combined efforts have made American Heart Night a great success,” said Kristin Herring, Director of Marketing for The Planet.
“Thank you to everyone who contributed to American Heart Night,” said Michelle Fiaschetti, owner of The Grapevine, who lost her husband to heart disease at an early age. “We couldn’t have done this event without our sponsors’ generosity. We appreciate everyone who came out and contributed to the American Heart Association.”