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KEEN Hybrid.Care™ Supports Relief Efforts in China

Hybrid.Care, the KEEN corporate giving program, has made a donation to the American Red Cross International Response Fund to assist with relief efforts following the devastating earthquake in southwestern China's Sichuan Province.
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Hybrid.Care, the KEEN corporate giving program, has made a monetary donation to the American Red Cross International Response Fund. This donation will assist the Red Cross with their relief efforts following the devastating earthquake in southwestern China's Sichuan Province.

Immediately after the earthquake struck, the Red Cross Society of China (RCSC) initiated a relief operation to provide aid to the millions impacted by the quake. Through its network of staff and volunteers, the RCSC has distributed tents, quilts, food and water to residents of the affected area.
The American Red Cross is working with the RCSC, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies to provide relief supplies, delegates and financial assistance as needed.
“KEEN is deeply concerned for those hit hardest by this disaster,” stated James Curleigh, President of KEEN Inc. “We applaud the Red Cross for their immediate and tireless efforts to help those in need.” In addition to their monetary donation, KEEN is preparting to deliver 15,000 pairs of shoes to the Sichuan Province.
To help those affected by supporting the American Red Cross International Response Fund and their efforts to provide immediate relief and long-term support, please visit www.redcross.org/

About Hybrid.Careâ„¢
KEEN is more than an outdoor company. Through its Hybrid.Care initiative, KEEN strives be a company with a conscience and to make a positive difference by supporting and working with social and environmental organizations around the world. Founded in early 2005 in response to the 2005 Tsunami disaster, Hyrbid.Care has made contributed monetary donations, products and volunteer hours to non-profit organizations around the globe.

About KEEN
KEEN Inc., manufacturer of hybrid footwear, socks and bags, is an outdoor brand that delivers innovative hybrid products, enabling all outdoor enthusiasts to live an active lifestyle. Founded in 2003, KEEN was first recognized for its Newport sandal, which featured patented toe protection technology.

The company strives to demonstrate integrity and leadership, especially on social and environmental commitments, while promoting an inclusive outdoors community. Through its giving program Hybrid.Care, the company provides support to a variety of social and environmental organizations around the globe.

Based in Portland, Oregon, KEEN products are available in retail locations in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Central America, South America and Europe. To learn more, visit www.keenfootwear.com.

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