RVR Neckwear Partners with Hearts of Gold to Help NYC's Homeless Women & Children
Luxury neckwear company RVR, founded in 2008 by Wall Street veteran, Robert Valdes-Rodriguez to donate a percentage of online sales to Hearts of Gold in support of NYC's homeless families.
New York, NY (PRWEB) June 3, 2010 -- RVR Necwkear (http://www.rvrneckwear.com/), a men's luxury neckwear company, today announces an agreement with Hearts of Gold (http://www.heartsofgold.org/), a not-for-profit organization that fosters sustainable change in lifestyle and levels of self-sufficiency for homeless mothers and their children in New York City. RVR Neckwear will donate a percentage of its online sales of RVR ties to support the organization.
|It is an exciting opportunity during this challenging time in New York City to join forces with such a passionate organization as Hearts of Gold. Robert Valdes-Rodriguez|
Hearts of Gold founder and Executive Director Deborah Koenigsberger believes that helping mothers develop the confidence to help themselves is paramount to their future independence and success. "We aim to ease the transition and strengthen their resolve in this critical time so they can go on to lead rewarding and happy lives," said Koenigsberger.
To purchase RVR ties and support Hearts of Gold, visit http://www.rvrneckwear.com/.
Contact: RVR Neckwear, http//www.rvrneckwear.com; Deborah Koenigsberger, Hearts of Gold Founder and Executive Director, 212-206-1461
About RVR Neckwear: RVR Neckwear is a men's luxury neckwear company founded in 2008 and located in New York, New York. The RVR collection is comprised of elegant designs that are woven and hand-tailored in Italy. RVR ties have been praised by luxury publications and successful men around the world. They are sold at fine menswear retailers and online at www.rvrneckwear.com. The RVR Spring 2011 collection will debut at The Warwick Hotel in New York from July 17-20, 2010. All RVR designs are property of RVR Neckwear and/or its licensors.
About Hearts of Gold: Hearts of Gold (HoG) was founded in 1996 by Deborah Koenigsberger, a former model and a fashion industry stylist who owns a successful women's clothing boutique, Noir et Blanc… Bis, established in 1989 in Manhattan's Chelsea district. Her caring nature was touched by the struggles of homeless women in her neighborhood, so in 1996 she founded HoG, a not-for-profit organization that exists to improve the lives of New York City's homeless mothers and their children. HoG has raised more than $1.6 million in support of city shelters including Nazareth Housing, Nazareth House Harlem, and Semiperm HDFC. Past shelters HoG has supported include the Alexander Abraham Residence and Icahn House East, LLC. In 2009, founder Koenigsberger was named a Smart Cookie Awards honoree by Condé Nast's Cookie magazine and was honored as "New Yorker of the Week" by NY1 News. The organization has attracted the support of such luminaries as Bobbi Brown, Kirsten Dunst, Edie Falco, Emme, Marcia Gay Harden, Hoda Kotb, Laura Linney, Soledad O'Brien, Susan Sarandon, Ivana Trump, Tamara Tunie, Vanessa L. Williams, and Stevie Wonder. HoG is a section 501(c)(3) organization. For more information on how you can help, visit http://www.heartsofgold.org/.