Monthly Archives: May 2016

Gift For Life & National Stationery Show Team-Up For 2016 AIDS Walk New York

March 18, 2016 — For the fifth consecutive year, Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home decor industries’ sole national charitable organization, has partnered with the National Stationery Show to participate in AIDS Walk New York, a charity fundraiser in New York City on Sunday, May 15 – the opening day of the Show. […]

Gift for Life Welcomes New Board Members

March 21, 2016— Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole national charitable organization, has announced the addition of two new board members to its roster, bringing its leadership roster to nearly 30 members. New members are Kim Wahlberg of the Kimberly Wahlberg Company and Caitlin Kelly of Whereoware. “These new members bring strong […]

Chavez for Charity to Receive Industry Achievement Award

May 3, 2016 — Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole national charitable organization, has announced Chavez for Charity will be honored with the Gift for Life Industry Achievement Award during Gifts and Decorative Accessories’ 65th Annual Retailer Excellence Awards, taking place on Sunday, August 21, 2016, in New York City. The award […]

Gift For Life/National Stationery Show® Team Raises $28,300+ for AIDS Walk New York

May 20, 2016 — Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home decor industries’ leading charitable organization, announced today that the Gift For Life/National Stationery Show team raised more than $28,300 for men, women, and families who are living with HIV/AIDS. With a generous $5,000 matching grant from DIFFA (Design Industry Foundation Fighting AIDS), the […]

Gift for Life & Retail Design Institute Partner for Holiday Pop-Up Shop —Product Donations Urgently Needed—

October 7, 2015—Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole national charity, has partnered with the Retail Design Institute of NY to create a holiday pop-up shop to be built and operated in Chelsea this December.  Gift and home décor product donations are needed from the industry, for the student competition determining the store […]

GHTA Annual Conference Auction to Benefit Gift for Life

October 13, 2015—Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ charitable organization, announced today it will receive a portion of the proceeds from the Gift and Home Trade Association (GHTA) auction held during the organization’s annual Bridgeway Collaborative Conference, November 10-12, 2015, in Austin, TX. On the evening of Wednesday, November 11, a GHTA evening […]

Gift for Life Welcomes New Board Members

November 10, 2015— Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole national charitable organization, has announced the addition of three new board members to its roster, bringing its leadership roster to 27 members.  New members are Scott Kramer and Randi Mohr of NY NOW, the Market for HOME, LIFESTYLE + GIFT, and Ilene Shaw […]

Chavez for Charity Extends Partnership with Gift for Life —World AIDS Day Bracelets To Benefit the Organization—

November 30, 2015—Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole charitable organization, announced today an extension of its partnership with Chavez for Charity, a leading fashion accessories company combining style with support of charitable causes.  In connection with World AIDS Day 2015, 25% of the gross profit from the sales of Chavez for Charity’s […]

Chavez for Charity to Receive Industry Achievement Award —Leading Fashion Jewelry & Accessories Company to be Honored at Retailer Excellence Awards—

May 3, 2016—Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole national charitable organization, has announced Chavez for Charity will be honored with the Gift for Life Industry Achievement Award during Gifts and Decorative Accessories’ 65th Annual Retailer Excellence Awards, taking place on Sunday, August 21, 2016, in New York City. The award recognizes overall […]

Tom Mirabile to Receive Industry Achievement Award —Design and Trend Expert to be Honored at Retailer Excellence Awards—

May 20, 2015—Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ leading charitable organization, has announced Tom Mirabile will be honored with the Gift for Life Industry Achievement Award during Gifts and Decorative Accessories’ 64th Annual Retailer Excellence Awards, taking place on Sunday, August 16, 2015, in New York City. The award recognizes overall excellence and […]