Bob Barker Company donates over 15,000 Relief Kits to the Haiti relief effort
|By Bob Barker Company Inc|
Fuquay-Varina, NC – January 21, 2010: Bob Barker Company announced today that it will match employee contributions dollar for dollar to the Haitian Relief effort along with donating enough wash cloths, combs, soap, toothbrush and toothpaste from their product line to fill 15,000 Relief Kits. These kits will be assembled by employees and their families that have volunteered their time at both the company’s North Carolina and Utah locations. The company is working with MERCI Center for Disaster Relief which will coordinate with Ft. Bragg and the 82nd Airborne to ensure the product will reach Haiti safely.
“Many of the products we sell are desperately needed in Haiti, said Robert Barker, president.” “The earthquake's devastation is a reminder to us all of our common humanity. Bob Barker Company is pleased to be able to send our products and dollars to provide assistance to the people of Haiti.”
In the business for over 37 years, Bob Barker Company, Inc., offers the broadest product line and the largest inventory of detention supplies in the country to federal, state, and local government agencies and select businesses. Bob Barker Company’s corporate headquarters and primary distribution center is located in Fuquay-Varina, NC, with a state-of-the-art distribution and sales center in Ogden, Utah.