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'Shop to make a difference' at University Village May 13-15 to benefit women's cancer research at Hutchinson Center

SEATTLE — May 4, 2011 — Do a good deed in the fight against cancer while finishing your spring shopping May 13-15 at University Village. Receive 20 percent off purchases from a lineup of favorite retailers and restaurants when you purchase a $25 Cure Card; all proceeds from card sales benefit women’s cancer research at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

The popular fundraiser celebrates its eighth year with a roster of merchants that include Anthropologie, Eileen Fisher, Free People, Fran’s Chocolates, Hanna Andersson, J. Crew, Kid’s Club, Restoration Hardware and many more. Cure Cards may be purchased in advance via the website below, or at University Village during the event.

“Shop to Make a Difference” is a great opportunity to enjoy savings while
supporting cancer research. Most stores take 20 percent off all merchandise – including in-season and exclusive products that can be hard to find on sale. A full list of participating stores and restaurants and additional details can be found at www.fhcrc.org/uvillage.

MEDIA CONTACT
Christi Ball Loso
206-713-2037
closo@fhcrc.org

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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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