Intimate Lubricant Manufacturer to Match Donations Received by Center for Sexual Pleasure & Health on Global Day Dedicated to Charitable Giving!
PAWTUCKET, Rhode Island (November 28, 2017) – The Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health (the CSPH) is pleased to announce System JO as a fundraising partner for its “Giving Tuesday” campaign today. The intimate lubricant manufacturer will be matching donations, dollar-for-dollar up to $2,000, raised by the sex-positive educational organization, on this global day dedicated to champion charitable giving.
“We are endlessly grateful for System JO’s generous matching gift pledge this ‘Giving Tuesday’,” says Executive Director of the CSPH, Kayla Wingert. “Our programs and services are made possible through the support of individual donors and partners like System JO. Gifts made on ‘Giving Tuesday’ will support CSPH programs, such as our twice-annual Sexual Attitude Reassessment, our national Study Sex College Tour, and our sex therapy services. We hope you will join System JO in supporting comprehensive, medically accurate, and pleasure inclusive sex education, by making a donation this ‘Giving Tuesday’.”
Adds United Consortium CEO Mike Woolard, “At System JO, our commitment to enhancing sensual experiences is our passion. That’s why we’re proud to support the Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health on ‘Giving Tuesday’. Since its founding in 2010, The CSPH has been providing pleasure-inclusive sex education across the country, and offering sliding-scale sex therapy services to low-income individuals and couples. We couldn’t be happier to match gifts dollar-for-dollar made to the CSPH on November 28. Please give generously.”
The CSPH will be aiming to raise $4,000 in one day on “Giving Tuesday;” System JO will match donations up to $2,000. The CSPH will also have giveaways to thank those who donate $100 or more; donors will be entered to win 1 of 25 prize packages, which include System JO products, chocolate, and a CSPH tote bag.
“Giving Tuesday” is a part of a larger fundraising campaign the Center is running between November 21 and January 3, to raise $25,000 to support the CSPH’s programs and services. Should the CSPH meet its overall goal, 20% of funds raised will be donated immediately between three organizations: Life After Hate (https://www.lifeafterhate.org), the Women of Color Health Network (http://www.wocshn.org), and Project Weber/Renew (http://www.weberrenew.org).
To donate, visit https://www.crowdrise.com/poweredbyyou. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the CSPH is tax-exempt; any donations made to the CSPH are tax-deductible.
The CSPH is also asking donors to answer the question “Why do you fuel sex-positive sex education?” on social media, using the hashtag #PoweredByYou.
Founded in February 2010, the CSPH is an educational organization that works to reduce sexual shame, elevate comprehensive sexuality education and support the growth of the sexuality field. The CSPH provides sex-positive sexuality education and cultural dialogue through a wide variety of programming, including workshops, performances, counseling, and events for community members; practical skill-building events, online courses, and classes for emerging and experienced professionals; and presentations for hospitals, medical organizations and at national conferences. The CSPH also maintains one of the largest sexual resource and media libraries in the northeast, available for public perusal.
The CSPH’s mission is to advance culturally inclusive, medically accurate, and pleasure informed sexuality education, therapy, and professional training.
About The Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health:
Founded in February 2010, The CSPH is an educational organization that works to reduce sexual shame, elevate comprehensive sexuality education and support the growth of the sexuality field. From providing sex-positive sexuality education, research collaborations, and cultural dialogue to support for professional and non-professional audiences through classes, workshops, performances, and social gatherings, The CSPH is a groundbreaking institution. One of the few sexuality resource centers nationally, the CSPH remains the only such center on the east coast. Open to the public, the CSPH also maintains a research library, an extensive antique vibrator collection, and a wealth of resources both on and offline. The CSPH is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code. For more information, visit http://TheCSPH.org or follow on Twitter at http://Twitter.com/TheCSPH.
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