Feit Electric Partners with Susan G. Komen® for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Pink Susan G Komen® LED Light Bulb Now Available to Support the Fight Against Breast Cancer
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – August 30, 2017 – Feit Electric, a leading global lighting manufacturer and pioneer in energy-efficient lighting, today announced that it is partnering with Susan G. Komen® in the fight against breast cancer. In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, Feit Electric has created the A19/TPK/LED/SGK pink Susan G. Komen® bulb and will donate $50,000 to Komen this year, regardless of sales. The pink bulb comes on the heels of Feit Electric’s new LED Clear Glass Color Filament light bulb line. With a clear glass housing, the filament lights up pink when turned on, giving off a beautiful, colorful and bright glow. The bulb is currently available for purchase and sold exclusively at Home Depot. “As a family-owned company, supporting causes that help keep families together is important to us, which is why we decided to partner with Susan G. Komen,” says Alan Feit, Executive Vice-President Feit Electric. “Komen has helped millions of people in more than 30 countries and we are honored to be part of this great cause. We encourage other companies and individuals to donate and support the fight against breast cancer. ”The pink dimmable bulb uses only 4.5 watts of electricity with an average life span of about 20,000 hours or 18.3 years at 3 hours a day, which makes it easy to be energy efficient and environmentally friendly without compromising performance or fun. Designed for indoor and outdoor installation, you will experience considerable energy savings in comparison to traditional incandescent bulbs. To help further raise awareness, Feit Electric will be hosting giveaways on its Facebook and Twitter pages throughout October. To enter, like/follow Feit Electric on Twitter @feitelectricinc or Facebook @FeitElectric and share the post announcing the giveaway (now closed).
The company will also be updating the Feit Electric brand logo on their website and social channels to feature a pink bulb in October during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
About Feit Electric
Feit Electric is a leading global lighting manufacturer and pioneer in energy-efficient lighting. Since 1978, Feit Electric has embraced changes in the lighting industry as a family-owned business, including being one of the first to bring compact fluorescent lamps (CFL) and LED technologies to market. Through innovative design, supply chain expertise and industry-leading technology, Feit Electric offers its customers a full portfolio of reliable lighting solutions including home décor lighting collections, light fixtures, smart and feature-rich high-performance lighting solutions as well as a full line of general household, specialty light bulbs in all shapes, sizes, and configurations. For more information, visit feit.com, and follow us on Instagram @feitelectriclighting, Twitter @feitelectricinc, YouTube and Facebook @FeitElectric.
About Susan G. Komen
Susan G. Komen is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit outside of the federal government while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. Komen has set a Bold Goal to reduce the current number of breast cancer deaths by 50 percent in the U.S. by 2026. Since its founding in 1982, Komen has funded more than $920 million in research and provided more than $2 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 30 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G. Komen, that she would end the disease that claimed Suzy’s life. That promise has become Komen’s promise to all people facing breast cancer. Visit komen.org or call 1-877 GO KOMEN. Connect with us on social at ww5.komen.org/social.
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