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Click4Hope Mobilizes Relief for Natural Disaster Victims

HOUSTON, Nov. 16, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Click4Hope, A Community for Bloggers and Brands, Provides for Hurricane and Tornado victims through Fundraising with Magazine Sales. Kasey Trenum, Director of Click4Hope, created the campaign to respond to the American families suffering from the tornados that ripped through communities in 2011. The damage from those tornados was estimated at $5,000,000,000. Her Time2$ave couponing blog community was founded on the principles of making a difference in the financial lives of families. Together with Amee Cantagallo of Madame Deals as project coordinator and Joan Tankersley of JT Stylenetwork/Vividmix/Time2$ave, she is focusing on the Hurricane Sandy aftermath and the families touched by its devastation. There are many needs still unmet in its path.

Last year, Click4Hope donated $29,000 towards tornado relief centers such as The Salvation Army, Samaritan's Purse, and First Moody Church, Moody AL in the last year. Reaching out to national brands, Kasey was able to bring Don't Fret the Sweat to the program, with over 5,000 Degree deodorant samples donated and distributed by her blogging community in Disaster Relief Centers. Verizon donated $500 to Chattanooga Room in the Inn .

Working with Verizon Wireless, a company committed to supporting domestic violence victims and survivors, Kasey helped coordinate a grant of $500 to Chattanooga Room in the Inn, funded by Verizon's HopeLine program.

Kasey has connected with bloggers nationally at BlogHer 12 and Blissdom where many great supporters have been found.

Click4Hope bloggers contributing to this national relief effort are:

The Coupon Challenge, Sarah's Deals, Coupon Clippin' Daddy, Fun Freebies, Twin Mammas Money Matters, Sea of Savings, This Mama Loves her Bargains,Shopping Tips and Tricks, Semmes Savers, Central Coast Bargainista, Couponing to Disney, Frugalissa Finds, Stretching Your Budget, savingyoudinero,MomVantage, Moneywise Shopper, Gina's Kokopelli, Mamas on a Dime, Bargains to Bounty, Nicole's Nickels, Spoiled but Not Rotten, Bargains4Wahms, Madame Deals, mydallasmommy.com, Freebies 4 Mom, Clever Housewife, Coupon Katie, Moms Saving Money, Blessings N Couponing, Wendi's Book Corner , Deal Wise Mommy, Frugal In Kitsap, Clip with Purpose, It's a Coupon Life, A Day in Motherhood, Better on a Budget, Coupon Contessa, Coupon Katarina, Centsable Momma, True Couponing, The Sassy Saver, Frugally Thrifty, Klippin' Krazy Koupons, Sweet Deals 4 Moms, Unique Family Vision, Saving Toward A Better Life,Time2$ave, Cents 'n' Centsibility, At the Maple Table, Southern Cali Saver, Frugal Reality, Fabulessly Frugal, Cheap Mama Chick, Embracing Beauty,Sweetiessweeps, & Nickel and Diming with Nikki

Click4Hope is reaching out to national brands and bloggers to join the effort and help make a difference with their on-line blogging influence. See stats below for our community reach.

Stats:

  • Monthly Page Views 4,105,064
  • Facebook fans 507,000
  • Twitter followers 199,793

Kasey Trenum, Click4Hope Founder
Time2$ave, Director

Watch for Kasey's book, Couponing for the Rest of Us, to be released May 2013 with Revell a division of Baker Publishing Group. A book for everyone who wants to coupon, save money, and remain sane in the process.

Kasey Trenum was a blogger ambassador for the 2012 Conagra Foods Child Hunger Ends Here campaign.

Media Contact:
Joan Tankersley
JT Stylenetwork
281-686-1287
joan@jtstylenetwork.com

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