Contact: Paul Fleming
Z Blok to donate $1 To UNH Saiiing Team For Every On-line Sale In The Month Of March
March 5, 2010 - - Newport, RI - - Z Blok sunblock will donate $1 to the UNH Sailing Team for each tube of Z Blok sold on-line in the month of March. This donation includes all sales retroactively since March 1.
The University of New Hampshire Sailing Center burned to the ground on Wednesday March 3rd. Fifty-five boats were destroyed along with a significant amount of equipment. The loss totals approximately $500,000.
The UNH Sailing Center served local high school teams as well as the local community with sailing instruction programs in addition to being the home of the UNH Sailing Team.
According to Paul Fleming, Managing Director of Z Blok LLC, “This loss is extremely sad for the UNH Sailing Team and for the local community that the UNH Sailing Center served. We are very happy to donate a portion of Z Blok sales to the UNH Sailing Team. We know that we are just one example of many in the sailing community that will step forward to assist in the all important rebuilding effort.”