Each year, The Longaberger Company designs a special basket sold exclusively during the campaign. With every purchase of a Horizon of Hope product, $2 goes to the American Cancer Society for programs aimed at:
-- Improving the quality of and access to mammography services.
-- Improving breast imaging quality standards.
-- Improving the quality of clinical breast examination.
-- Improving the quality of life for young survivors and women with
breast cancer recurrence.
-- Lymphedema research. Lymphedema is a chronic and debilitating swelling
of the arm caused by the destruction of the lymphatic vessels during
the removal of lymph nodes or damage to them by radiation therapy. It
is a possible side effect of breast cancer treatment.
Horizon of Hope was established in 1995 to raise funds for breast cancer research and education and to reach out to millions of women with helpful information about the importance of early detection. For more information about Horizon of Hope please visit http://www.HorizonOfHope.com. To learn more about breast cancer and the importance of early detection, visit the American Cancer Society at http://www.cancer.org.
Founded in 1973, The Longaberger Company is America's premier maker of
handcrafted baskets and offers a variety of other home and lifestyle
products, including pottery and other tableware, wrought iron, fabric
accessories, jewelry, handbags and specialty foods. There are approximately
|SOURCE The Longaberger Company|
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