For Immediate Release:
Coping With Laryngomalacia, Inc. HONORED AS 2014 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT
GreatNonprofits.org Award is based on Positive Online Reviews
Port Monmouth, New Jersey (September 24, 2014) –Coping With Laryngomalacia, Inc. announced today that it has been honored with a prestigious 2014 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations.
“We are excited to be named a Top-Rated 2014 Nonprofit,” says Stephanie Hueston, CWL Founder & President. "We are proud of our accomplishments this year including, our very successful 2nd Annual Co-Ed Softball Tournament and Fundraiser which was held on June 28th in Clarksville Missouri. Jared Cook from the St. Louis Rams donated his time for the event, he took pictures with our families and signed autographs. In July, Alex and Ani of Red Bank, New Jersey partnered with us for an in-store fundraiser. We were blown away by our communities support! Thanks to a very successful fundraising season in 2014, we have been able to send close to 100 care packages to babies with airway defects. Most recently, we have sent care packages to the Netherlands, England and the Isle of Man. Starting next month, we will include handmade hospital gowns in our care packages. We hope the hospital gowns bring comfort to our families, a small reminder that they are not alone while walking this journey."
The Top-Rated Nonprofit award was based on the large number of positive reviews that Coping With Laryngomalacia, Inc. received – reviews written by volunteers, donors and clients. People posted their personal experience with the nonprofit. For example, one person wrote, "My son was born with LM and it turned our world upside down. CWL was there every step of the way with support. We are thankful for all they do for LM babies and LM families. They made an unimaginable event in life a little more bearable. Thank you CWL!"
While the Top-Rated Awards run through the end of October, Coping With Laryngomalacia, Inc. was part of the inaugural group to qualify for the year. In addition, they been added to GreatNonprofits #GivingTuesday Guide—an interactive guide of the top nonprofits throughout the year. Look for this near the holidays.
“Savvy donors want to see the impact of their donations more than ever,” said Perla Ni, CEO of GreatNonprofits, “People with direct experience with Coping With Laryngomalacia, Inc. have voted that the organization is making a real difference.”
Being on the Top-Rated list gives donors and volunteers more confidence that this is a credible organization. The reviews by volunteers, clients and other donors show the on-the-ground results of this nonprofit. This award is a form of recognition by the community.
About Coping With Laryngomalacia, Inc.
Coping With Laryngomalacia, Inc. (an all volunteer organization) is the first 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization in the USA and in the world that provides support, strength and education for families coping with infant airway defects.
Visit CopingWithLM.org for more information.
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CWL Founder & President, Stephanie Hueston. CopingWithLM@yahoo.com
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