SOURCE: Western Blue

Western Blue

November 16, 2009 18:30 ET

Western Blue Donates Over $10,000 to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwire - November 16, 2009) - Western Blue, Northern and Central California's most experienced desktop to datacenter IT solution integrator, is pleased to announce a recent donation of over $10,000 in cash and product to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sacramento.

October 2nd marked Western Blue's 4th annual charity golf tournament at Lincoln Hills Golf Club in Lincoln, CA. Western Blue hosted customers and partners from throughout the Western State Region to benefit Northern California's Big Brothers Big Sisters organization.

"This event is Western Blue's opportunity to thank our customers and partners for their business while supporting a great local charity," announced Terry Joslin, President of Western Blue. "We realize the importance of giving back to our community and are proud to be able to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sacramento."

As a result of sponsorships and donations from companies such as HP, Intel, Blue Coat, TechData, Netscout, and STA, Western Blue was able to present Big Brothers Big Sisters with a cash donation of $10,680. In addition to the donation from the tournament, Western Blue was able to donate 14 McAfee Antivirus Licenses to their office staff and a HP LaserJet printer.

"The partnership with Western Blue has been tremendous over the past three years," stated Rhonda Staley-Brooks, President and CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters. "They have come through with monetary donations, new computers and this year assisted us with the anti-virus protection. They truly give us the opportunity to market our program, recruit Big Brothers and fund our much needed program services."

About Western Blue

Western Blue is the most experienced desktop to data center integrator headquartered in Northern California. They have helped countless public, private and nonprofit organizations implement technology solutions that speed and simplify their operations. Western Blue begins by determining each organization's unique needs and challenges, then designs and delivers integrated systems that align with its customers' business processes. Western Blue's technology expertise allows the company to integrate the best software, hardware and services into a hybrid solution that increases productivity while reducing expenses.

About Big Brothers Big Sisters

The Big Brothers Big Sisters movement began in 1904. Locally, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Sacramento has matched thousands of young children with qualified adult mentors throughout Sacramento Yolo and Placer counties for over 42 years. They aim to make a positive difference in the lives of children through professionally supported one-to-one relationships with caring adults. Through positive, one-to-one interaction with a Big Brother or Big Sister, children learn and mature.

Contact Information

  • Western Blue Corporation
    9745 Business Park Drive Suite A
    Sacramento, CA 95827
    (800) 660-0430
    Fax (888) 806-6637