Thursday, April 08, 2010

Live in Seattle? Check This Out!

I just got some very cool information about an event going on at the University Village Kiehl's and wanted to share it with all my Washington readers. Quick side note: The folks over at the U Village Kiehl's are great! They're helpful without being pushy and are very customer focused. They make spending a ton of money on high quality products a very pleasurable experience.

If you're a skin care fan and an animal lover in the Puget Sound, be sure to check this out.

Press release from Kiehl's.

Kiehl’s Since 1851 is steeped in traditions of community service and outreach to all of our customers and family members, women and men, big and small, two-legged and four-legged! (We even have a pet wall in our stores to honor our four-legged family members, and a line of products created especially for them.)

It is in this tradition that Kiehl’s Since 1851 in University Village honors our pets and the Seattle community with a Pet Adoption Event and Fund-Raiser to benefit Motley Zoo Animal Rescue, a Seattle organization dedicated to improving the lives of animals locally, nationally and internationally. We’re hosting both an in-store pet adoption, and a week-long fund-raising program to encourage our customers to support Motley Zoo Animal Rescue.


WHO: Kiehl’s Since 1851 and Motley Zoo Animal Rescue

WHAT: Pet Adoption and Fund-Raiser Kick-Off

Kiehl’s Since 1851 is a skin, body and hair care apothecary dedicated to serving women and men formulas made with uniquely efficacious, natural ingredients, and committed to giving back to the communities in which we do business. (
Motley Zoo Animal Rescue is dedicated to improving the lives of animals locally, nationally and internationally by alleviating their suffering and elevating their status in society through the rescue and rehabilitation of animals in need and through the education of their community on responsible pet ownership and animal welfare. Motley Zoo Animal Rescue advocates the value of all animal life and works to end the neglect and abuse of animals. Motley Zoo Animal Rescue addresses the devastating pet overpopulation epidemic through spay and neuter advocacy. (

WHEN: Saturday, April 10, 2010 11 AM to 3 PM
(Fund-raiser is April 10 through April 17)

WHERE: Kiehl’s Since 1851
2611 NE University Village St.
Seattle, WA 98105

The Mission of Kiehl’s states that “a worthwhile firm must have a purpose for its existence. Not only the everyday work-a-day purpose to earn a just profit, but beyond that, to improve in some way the quality of the community to which it is committed.”
  • Motley Zoo Animal Rescue will bring a number of animals looking for homes to Kiehl’s, in hopes of making a match.
  • Each customer who adopts leaves with a Kiehl’s gift box
  • Kiehl’s will donate $500 to Motley Zoo Animal Rescue, in support of the organization’s advocacy on behalf of animals.
  • Kiehl’s customers are also encouraged to donate to Motley Zoo Animal Rescue. Each customer who donates $10 or more to Motley Zoo Animal Rescue on the day of the event, and through Saturday, April 17, may choose between a complimentary Creme de Corps body moisturizer (4.2 oz. size), or a Spray-N-Play Cleansing Spritz (one product per customer)

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