One of the reasons we love Hunter Douglas is that they understand the importance of giving back to the community. They take social responsibility seriously, and that’s something we’re happy to get behind. At Blinds & Designs here in Marin County, we’d love to introduce you to what Hunter Douglas does for the good of others.
A Variety of Recipients
Hunter Douglas recognizes that numerous and diverse places need support. For example, they have given to:
- Bal Swan Children’s Center
- Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
- Care Plus
- Arbor Day Foundation
- Minority Athletic Network (MAN)
- Make A Wish Foundation
Hunter Douglas has also worked with hospitals and healthcare facilities, donating to worldwide health institutions—both monetarily and with window treatments for their patient and exam rooms. Also, when disaster strikes, Hunter Douglas is ready to help. To date, they’ve donated to numerous efforts, including those to help those impacted by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines and the floods in Colorado.
Some In-Depth Programs
As well as the list above, other charities have been the focus of Hunter Douglas giving. Here is a more in-depth look at the recipients:
- Memorial Sloan Kettering. Hunter Douglas recently underwrote a graduate fellowship in breast cancer research, in the hopes that talented students will have breakthroughs in the search for a cure.
- Habitat for Humanity. For over 25 years, Hunter Douglas has worked with Habitat to help disadvantaged people get housing. So far, Hunter Douglas has donated nearly 300,000 window treatments to low-income families, as well as working hours helping to build new homes.
- Ronald McDonald House Charities®. Hunter Douglas ran a contest called Shades of Happiness. For it, kids drew pictures that conveyed “happiness” and submitted them for consideration. The winners were printed onto Hunter Douglas shades, which were hung in the Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times dining hall.
Hunter Douglas and Social Responsibility in Marin County
Blinds & Designs offers a full line of quality window treatments to homeowners and commercial clients throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Marin County areas, including Burlingame, Hillsborough, Atherton, and Los Altos. With an ongoing commitment to high quality products and exceptional service, we’ve been serving our communities for over 26 years.
Stop by our showrooms in San Francisco or Belvedere-Tiburon to see a variety of motorization displays in our showroom or call 415-921-4217 Ext 101 for more information.