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 […]

Art Van Charity Challenge

Art Van Charity Challenge

The eighth annual Art Van Charity Challenge drew 147 Midwestern charities focused on children, health care and human services. The 10 nonprofit organizations able to raise the most money shared $225,000 in prize grants from Art Van Furniture, ranging in size from $1,500 to $100,000. The retailer also donated $79,000 in bonus grants, which were awarded to winning charities in special […]