April 15, 2008 11:42 ET Partners With Soldiers For Hope to Support the Military Has Partnered With the Non-Profit Organization Soldiers For Hope to Support Their Efforts in Shipping Military Care Packages of Travel-Sized Items and Other Necessities to Our Troops

LEHIGH VALLEY, PA--(Marketwire - April 15, 2008) -, an online retailer specializing in travel-sized items, has partnered with the non-profit organization Soldiers For Hope to support their efforts in shipping military care packages of travel-sized items and other necessities to our deployed troops. has made it easy for all Americans to donate products through their website directly to Soldiers for Hope with no shipping costs for donated orders. These lightweight travel-size products are ideal for soldiers to carry in their packs and provide a much needed connection to the comforts of home. also serves as a single-source, low-cost supplier to Soldiers For Hope for purchasing the additional products they need to fulfill their care package goals.

This uncommon partnership between a for-profit and non-profit organization is a win-win in that is able to make a slight profit while supporting a worthy organization and Soldiers For Hope has a reliable, local source for the exact products that they need at a price that maximizes the buying power of their cash donations. Non-profits sometimes receive product donations that are unusable because they are expired or damaged and often, potential non-local donors are reluctant to donate products because of the shipping costs. Since these organizations are located near each other, warehouses and delivers the donated and purchased products directly to Soldiers For Hope so there are no shipping costs for them or their donors. Consequently, more Americans may be willing to donate since it is easy and cost effective to donate even just a few items from anywhere in the country and Soldiers For Hope is ensured quality goods.

"In addition to frequent travelers, our growing customer base includes many charity organizations and major corporations who purchase travel-size items for care packages to support groups such as the military, homeless, and disaster victims. We enjoy assisting all of these great organizations and we are proud to be working closely with Soldiers For Hope to support the men and women of the military that protect our freedoms every day," stated Scott Strahler, Co-Founder & C.O.O.

About is a family owned and operated business located in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley. Launched in 2006, the popular e-commerce website is the premier one-stop store for all travel-sized items with hundreds of items in stock.

About Soldiers For Hope:

Soldiers For Hope,, is a volunteer-run 501 (c)(3) Non-Profit Organization located in Red Hill, PA that was founded in 2003. They strive to improve the morale of our Soldiers who defend our country's freedom by sending "Boxes of Hope" filled with necessary day-to-day items, notes, and cards.

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