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North Shore Day Spa - Olga's to Donate Profits to Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation

HIGHLAND PARK, ILL., May 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Olga's Day Spa of Highland Park announced today that it has created a strategic alliance with the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation and will donate all profits on spa treatments and services to the charity for the remainder of this year.

General Manager of Olga's, Dani Noyes said, "no longer does the phrase "guilty pleasure" apply to a relaxing spa treatment – at least not when that massage, facial or pedicure is booked at Olga's Day Spa in downtown Highland Park." The five star rated spa has created the "Live 2 Give" marketing program that allows guests to pamper themselves at the spa and at the same time, give back to their community as a result of this new cause based fundraising campaign.

The new owner of Olga's is a long time Highland Park resident and very committed to giving back to the community. Together, along with the management and staff at the day spa have decided to "give back" to the community by committing 100% of the profits from the business to support the causes and concerns felt most deeply by its clientele. Ms. Noyes said, "With this generous commitment from our owner, we've now established a unique business model that allows our clients to leave Olga's looking good…feeling good…and now doing good as well."

Each year Olga's will identify a few key non-profit organizations that it will work with and raise money to support. All of the profit from sales of products and treatments will be donated to these organizations as a sign of commitment and support for the customers that spend money at the North Shore Spa. Initially, the team at Olga's launched the program by introducing a new mineral make-up line and hand scented body care line they called 'GIVE'. The highly trained staff of skincare experts are excited about the product quality but also because the brand name truly reinforced the overall philosophy that permeates this unique culture at the day spa. More recently, the owners and staff at Olga's held a vote on a charitable cause and elected the Lynne Sage Cancer Research Foundation as the recipient of its fundraising efforts for 2015. Olga's will contribute all of its profits to the Lynn Sage Foundation for Cancer Research, as each staff member agreed that breast cancer has touched their lives in some way. Each following year the staff will put it to a vote and plan to continue their giving in hopes of making a lasting and positive impact.

"Our Live 2 Give program allows our guests to improve both their inner and outer beauty," said Dani Noyes, Spa Manager. "It's a feel-good way to not only pamper yourself or someone you love, but also to make a real contribution. We are so proud to have a partner on our mission in the Lynn Sage Foundation. Our mantra here at Olga's is – look good, feel good, do good!"

Other charitable groups are also invited to make their time together even more special by taking advantage of Olga's Live 2 Give program that features a customized shop and share event for any cause. Details can be found on their website or by contacting the spa.

About Olga's Day Spa- Highland Park
Olga's Day Spa is located at 500 Central Avenue in downtown Highland Park. The Day Spa has been doing business in Highland Park, IL for thirty years serving North Shore clientele for several generations. Olga's is open Monday through Saturday (Sunday's coming soon!) For more information on Live 2 Give or to book an appointment, call 847-433-8812 or visit www.olgasdayspahighlandpark.com.

About the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation (LSCRF)
Since its inception in 1985, LSCRF has raised over $30 million toward advancing the understanding of breast cancer. For the last 24 years, LSCRF has been affiliated with Northwestern Medicine, helping to fund research at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center in novel treatments, education and early detection of breast cancer. LSCRF also funds fellowships in areas such as breast surgery, breast imaging, pathology and hematology/oncology to ensure that more patients have access to professionals with advanced training in the treatment of breast cancer. For more information on the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation or to make a donation go to www.lynnsage.org."

CONTACT: Dani Noyes Director Phone - 847-433-8812 Email - dani@olgasdayspa1.com Gary C. Epstein EVP Chief Marketing Officer Hilco Global Phone - 847-418-2712 Email - gepstein@hilcoglobal.com

Source: Hilco Global