Tempur-Pedic Surprises Military Moms at Operation Shower

Tempur-Pedic Surprises Military Moms at Operation Shower

Tempur-Pedic, part of Lexington, Kentucky-based Tempur Sealy, was a generous sponsor of an Operation Shower event held in Boston Oct. 19. Operation Shower is a St. Louis-based nonprofit whose mission is to honor military families by holding festive baby showers for service members’ spouses. Tempur-Pedic also is a sponsor of the PGA Tour, which is […]

Therapedic International Donates Bedding to Louisiana Flood Victims

Therapedic International Donates Bedding to Louisiana Flood Victims

Mattress licensing group Therapedic International and some of its key industry partners donated Therapedic compressed beds, pillows and mattress pads to help the Louisiana flood victims. Products were donated through House 2 Home, a nonprofit that assists families and elderly who were Louisiana flood victims. The Princeton, New Jersey-based company shared the production and shipping […]

Pleasant Mattress Helps California Fire Victims

Fresno, California-based bed maker Pleasant Mattress Inc. (formerly Cannon Sleep Products) gave 16 mattresses to fire victims of the Erskine Fire in June near Lake Isabella, California. The donation was made through The Furniture Store and Mattress Center, which coordinated the effort with God’s Storehouse of the Kern River Valley. “Supporting our community is part […]

Talalay Global, All-American Mattress Assist Flood Victims in Louisiana

Talalay Global, All-American Mattress Assist Flood Victims in Louisiana

Latex supplier Talalay Global, headquartered in Shelton, Connecticut, teamed up with Louisiana-based retailer All-American Mattress to help flood victims in Louisiana in August. All-American Mattress has two stores in Gonzales and Zachary, Louisiana, both of which escaped flood damage. Owner Mike Graham had donated mattresses from his stores to the local fire department, and then […]

Glideaway Assists Service Members at St. Louis Airport

Glideaway Assists Service Members at St. Louis Airport

St. Louis, Missouri-based sleep products supplier Glideaway donated its Iron Horse steel bed frames, Revolution Tech pillows and mattress protectors to the USO of Missouri for use by service members who travel through the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. “We believe the USO serves a critical need for our military personnel and their families,” said Ron […]

Mattress Firm, Simmons Give New Bedding to Kids

Mattress Firm, Simmons Give New Bedding to Kids

Houston-based Mattress Firm, Simmons brand and Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa teamed up for an event supporting the Houston Children’s Charity program, “A Better Night’s Sleep” During the event at Mattress Firm’s headquarters, 500 children received new bedding. Atlanta-based Simmons donated 500 mattresses for the event, and Mattress Firm gave bed frames, sheet sets and […]

Bedgear Aids Flooding Victims

Bedgear Performance Bedding, with headquarters in Farmingdale, New York, donated 1,225 pillows and 223 mattress protectors to Houston-area flood victims in May. Working with retailer Mattress Firm and local nonprofit the Houston Furniture Bank, the sleep accessories supplier said it wanted to help those in desperate need of a dry, comfortable sleep environment to replace […]

Sleep Train 11th Annual Pajama Bowl

Sleep Train 11th Annual Pajama Bowl

Bowling for foster kids Sleep Train’s 11th annual Pajama Bowl drew more than 900 participants and raised nearly $169,000 for local foster children in Washington and Oregon. Funds raised go directly to 14 nonprofit foster organizations to support kids’ activities such as dance classes, school field trips, sports teams, music lessons and summer camp. “Thanks […]

Sound Sleep Products Donates Mattresses

Disadvantaged Alaskan children receive new beds Sumner, Washington-based manufacturer Sound Sleep Products, in partnership with retailer Mattress Ranch, has donated 1,000 new mattresses to disadvantaged children between the ages of 5 and 15 who are living in 18 remote Alaskan towns and villages. The gift was part of the Boys and Girls Club of Alaska’s […]

Therapedic Textbook Award

Therapedic Textbook Award

Mattress licensing group Therapedic International, headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey, gave college students in the United States an opportunity to win a $500 gift card to their university bookstore. To be entered to win the Therapedic Share Your Dream Scholarship, applicants wrote an essay of 400 words or fewer describing their dream and how college will […]