Shutterfly, Inc.(NASDAQ:SFLY), the leading Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service, today announced that its charitable trust, the Shutterfly Foundation, awarded five $10,000.00 grants to organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area and Charlotte, North Carolina. The grants were presented to the recipients in local awards ceremonies earlier this month.
Shutterfly’s vision -- to make the world a better place by helping people share life’s joy -- was the inspiration for the company to create the Shutterfly Foundation in 2006. Its mission is to help organizations harness the power of sharing motivational stories. Through grants, the Shutterfly Foundation supports programs that focus on youth education and family wellness.
Shutterfly awarded three grants to organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area:
In Charlotte, North Carolina, Shutterfly awarded two grants to support general and operating expenses for the following organizations.
“At Shutterfly, we are all very proud to support these inspiring organizations with the resources they need to continue making meaningful impacts within the communities where we work and live,” said Jeffrey Housenbold, CEO of Shutterfly.
The Shutterfly Foundation is managed by a team of employee volunteers. For more information on the Shutterfly Foundation, please visit http://www.shutterfly.com/about/com_sub_relations.jsp.
Founded in 1999, Shutterfly, Inc. is an Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service. Shutterfly provides high quality products and world class services that make it easy, convenient and fun for consumers to preserve their digital photos in a creative and thoughtful manner. Shutterfly's flagship product is its award-winning Photo Book line, which helps consumers celebrate memories and tell their stories in professionally bound coffee table books. The Company has more than 1.5 billion images stored in its digital archive. More information about Shutterfly (NASDAQ:SFLY) is available at www.shutterfly.com. Shutterfly and Shutterfly.com are trademarks of Shutterfly, Inc.