New York Sports Clubs Contributes Over $34,000 to Hurricane Sandy Relief
Proceeds from Thanksgiving "Work Out to Help Out" Fundraiser Donated to New
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2012
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --New York Sports Clubs (NYSC) announced
today a contribution of more than $34,000 to New York Cares—the city's largest
volunteer organization – to support the nonprofit's ongoing Hurricane Sandy
relief and rebuilding efforts across the tri-state region.
As part of the New York Sports Clubs' "Work Out to Help Out" Thanksgiving
fundraiser, 100 percent of the sales from special three-day guest passes and
new member fees were donated directly to New York Cares' Hurricane Sandy
"As a company with deep roots in the tri-state region, we've come to
understand the immense level of support that those affected by Hurricane Sandy
need," said Bob Giardina, CEO of New York Sports Clubs and Town Sports
International. "Deploying thousands of local volunteers into the hardest hit
neighborhoods, New York Cares has been on the frontline of disaster relief and
we are proud to contribute to their ongoing commitment to restore normalcy to
In addition, New Sports Clubs has donated memberships to Americorp and Team
Rubicon volunteers who are assisting in the rebuilding efforts in the
Rockaways and other neighborhoods devastated by the storm.
For more information about New York Cares and their ongoing Hurricane Sandy
relief efforts, please visit NYCares.org.
About Town Sports International Holdings, Inc.
New York-based Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. is a leading owner and
operator of fitness clubs in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions of the
United States and, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates 157 health and
fitness facilities in four major metropolitan areas—New York, Boston,
Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia—with more than a half million members. To
learn more about Town Sports, please visit the company's Web site at
About New York Cares
New York Cares is New York City's largest volunteer organization. New York
Cares runs vital programs for 1,300 nonprofits, public schools, and city
agencies to help people in need throughout the five boroughs, and does so at
no cost to the recipient organizations. Since 1987, New York Cares has made it
easy for all New Yorkers to work together to strengthen the city; last year,
we provided critical services to 400,000 at-risk New Yorkers. For more
information, visit nycares.org.
SOURCE New York Sports Clubs
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