NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blinkbuggy, the website and mobile app that is reinventing the "baby book," has teamed up with Baby Buggy to launch the #GiveAMemory campaign. The social media campaign will support #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back taking place on December 2, 2014.
Blinkbuggy and Baby Buggy are asking people to share a memory with friends and family on social media with the hashtag #GiveAMemory. For every Facebook, Twitter, Instagram post made Blinkbuggy will generously donate $1 to Baby Buggy, a non-profit organization founded by Jessica Seinfeld dedicated to providing families in need with essential equipment, products, clothing, and services. Blinkbuggy has guaranteed a minimum donation of $5,000 to support this campaign. Blinkbuggy will donate an additional $1 to Baby Buggy for every #GiveAMemory social media post on #GivingTuesday above 5,000 shares and up to 10,000 shares.
"We are excited for this new partnership with Blinkbuggy and to be participating in #GivingTuesday," says Baby Buggy Executive Director Katherine Snider. "This collaboration will create a meaningful way for parents to help their fellow parents in need across the country."
"This new partnership with Baby Buggy offers a great opportunity for us to support the health and wellness of infants and children, something that is close to our hearts and those of our customers as well," says Emma Weisberg, Founder & CEO, Blinkbuggy. "As an early-stage business, we are particularly enthusiastic about finding ways to incorporate corporate social responsibility into our core operating principles and partnerships like these make that achievable."
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A website and mobile app that offers parents a private, easy way to lifelog their child's steps from birth to adulthood. 10,000 photos on a hard drive? Chains of anecdotes on various emails and texts? What will you pass on to your children? Blinkbuggy's mission is to make your memories more meaningful by making it easy to get them all (photos, milestones, funny quotes, artwork, etc.) into one central place and tell your story with simple yet powerful ways to organize and clear controls for privacy and sharing. This allows you to enjoy life's little moments today, and forever. For more information, visit www.blinkbuggy.com
ABOUT BABY BUGGY
Baby Buggy®, founded by Jessica Seinfeld in 2001, is a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing families in need with essential equipment, products, clothing, and services for their infants and children up to age 14. With an extensive network of community-based organizations throughout the Unites States, Baby Buggy has donated almost 8 million items to hundreds of thousands of children throughout the country. Baby Buggy has been rated Four Stars by Charity Navigator. In 2013, 91 cents of each dollar raised went directly to programs. For more information, visit www.babybuggy.org or follow on Twitter or Instagram @LoveRecycled.
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