Kyocera signs deal with Seafair Kyocera Communications Inc. and Cell Phones For Soldiers, a national nonprofit dedicated to providing cost-free communication services to active-duty military members and veterans, are once again extending a helping hand to active military members and veterans by funding free long-distance phone service to help them stay connected to their families and loved ones. Seattle residents attending Seafair are encouraged to recycle unwanted cell phones to contribute to this great cause. Each phone is recycled for its materials, funding 30 minutes of talk time for military members stationed away from their homes and families.
Oberto sponsors Seafair KENT, WA--(Marketwire - 07/19/11) - Oberto Brands is proud to once again sponsor and participate in Seattle's much-anticipated Seafair festival, which culminates with a weekend full of activities on Aug. 5-7. The company-sponsored U1 hydroplane boat -- the Oberto/Miss Madison -- will participate in the weekend's Albert Lee Cup hydroplane races with hopes of defending its current national championship title. In addition, through a sponsorship, Oberto Brands and Seafair are pleased to present the Oh Boy! Oberto/Coca Cola Family Four-Pack ticket for families to easily enjoy all the festivities."We're excited to race our boat on home 'turf' and hopefully walk away one step closer to our fourth straight national championship," said Larry Oberto. "Our boat has participated in the race for more than 40 years, and we appreciate the many thousands of fans who turn out to cheer on Miss Madison and all the hydroplanes teams!"To enjoy the race and more, Seafair fans can now purchase the Oh Boy! Oberto/Coca Cola Family Four-Pack online. Included in the pack are two adult and two youth tickets to the Seafair Hydroplane Race and Air Show, as well as a 3.25 ounce bag of Oberto's delicious new All Natural Jerky and a complementary six-pack of Sprite. The Four-Pack costs $50 for Saturday and $60 for Sunday, and is available for purchase at www.seafair.com."Seafair is a long-standing Seattle tradition and one that Oberto is proud to be a part of," said Tom Ennis, CEO of Oberto Brands. "Oberto has been a sponsor of the event for more than 40 years, and we are proud to participate and give back to the community. We are gearing up for another fun festival!"About Oberto BrandsFamily owned Oberto Brands, a leader in the meat snacks category, was established in Seattle in 1918 by an Italian immigrant family in pursuit of the American Dream. The Oberto family still remains an integral part of the business, and their hard work and dedication to great tasting products has grown the company from humble beginning into what is today a national leader in meat snacks. Its popular products are found primarily in convenience stores, as well as on grocery aisles and club stores throughout the United States.About SeafairSeafair is Seattle's premier summertime festival, and favorite holiday! From the milk carton derby, to the torchlight run and parade, the hydroplane races to the air show and beyond, Seafair encompasses over 75 events during a six-week span. The festival has become a hometown jewel that reaches nearly two million people. Seafair is an independent, non-profit organization that connects and celebrates the community spirit of Greater Seattle. For more information, please visit www.seafair.com.