Providence, RI (PressExposure) October 21, 2008 -- Made by one of the finest foosball manufacturers, the regulation-size foosball table retails for around $600. DirectBuy of Providence Owner Heng Meas delivered the table to the Boys & Girls Club of Warwickâs Norwood branch, located at 42 Frederick Street in Warwick.
âTo us, being a member of the Warwick and greater Providence business community also means being a part of the community in general, just like our members,â said Meas. âSo when we make a donation to a place like the Boys & Girls Club, weâre not only helping out a great cause, but one that probably benefits our members, their families and their friends and neighbors, and thatâs always worthwhile.â
The Boys & Girls Club of Warwick is a non-profit organization that depends on the generosity and financial support of the community to help it fulfill its commitment to enriching the lives of individuals, strengthening families and building inclusive communities. The Boys & Girls Clubâs mission is provide appropriate and diversified programs and activities that serve to attract and hold area youth to the Club, providing an environment that teaches children the skills needed to build positive lives, attitudes and behaviors.
âThe new foosball table has already been and will continue to be a great contribution to the Norwood branch,â said Karin Kavanagh, development director for the Boys & Girls Club of Warwick. âIâd like to thank Mr. Meas for this thoughtful gesture and generous donation, which will both draw and excite the kids.â
DirectBuy franchises across Canada and the United States are active contributors to many local non-profits and charities. Some of the more notable beneficiaries of DirectBuyâs generosity include the Boys & Girls Clubs, Salvation Army, Habitat for Humanity, Homes for Our Troops and Childrenâs Hospitals, to name a few.
Since 1971, DirectBuy has helped consumers enjoy enormous savings on home furnishings, home improvement items, entertainment and outdoor products, and accessories, by providing an avenue to purchase directly from the manufacturer. Conveniently located at 222 Metro Center Boulevard in Warwick, Rhode Island, DirectBuy offers members a comfortable setting where they finally have the financial control of buying direct.
For more information on a DirectBuy membership, you can call 401-921-4988 ext. 304 or visit [http://www.directbuyprovidence.com]