FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 11, 2015
— Former foster child and “Little Sister” turned bestselling author and business leader, Elle Febbo, invites the press to join her as she celebrates the success of the “PERFECT COMBO” campaign with Jack in the Box, benefitting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County (BBSVC).
Special edition copies of Elle’s award-winning children’s book “What Love Is A-Z” have been sold in select Ventura County Jack in the Box locations. In-store book signings highlighted the summer and fall book sale kickoffs, where each book purchased included a coupon for a free combo meal.
Book sales have already reached nearly $9,000. The ongoing campaign through 2015 is on track to nearly double that figure. On February 20 at 11:30am, Jack in the Box (4901 Verdugo Way, Camarillo) will present Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County a check for books sold to date, will all proceeds benefitting BBSVC’s one-to-one mentoring programs.
“It’s exciting to give back to an organization that made such a huge difference for me when I needed it most, and I’m grateful to Herrick Foods, LLC and Jack In the Box Restaurants for making it possible. Without their generosity, this wouldn’t have been possible,” says the author, who has raised funds for over 15 charities using this collaborative structure.
Mike Herrick, CEO of Herrick Foods LLC. , and long-time supporter of Big Brothers Big Sisters, is eager to Kick off the campaign. “We’re proud to contribute to this noble cause.”
For more information about the “PERFECT COMBO” campaign or to learn more about Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County, please contact Danica Selvaggio at [email protected]
About Elle Febbo
Elle Febbo is a former foster child, turned best selling, award winning author, leader in business, speaker, globally published journalist, and child advocate. Her acclaimed children’s book “ What Love Is A-Z” has proven to be a tool for service, opening the door for thousands of dollars to be raised for various charities through massive global fundraising sales.
Elle is on a mission to shed light on the power of Love, Compassion, and Uniting for Purpose, Passionately inspiring the masses through Radio, Television, and from stages everywhere, motivating thousands around the world to live and work from the heart for a more rewarding, and spiritually accomplished life experience.
To learn more about Elle Febbo, visit www.ElleFebbo.com.
About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County
Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBSVC) has been helping youth in Ventura County and neighboring communities realize their potential for over 44 years. Facilitating more than 1,500 one-to-one mentoring relationships annually between adult or school-based volunteers and youth ages 6-21, BBSVC is committed to bringing their life-changing program to every child who needs and wants it. BBSVC is an independent 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization that depends on private donors for 75% of its funding. To donate, become a mentor, or learn more about BBSVC, please call (805) 484-2282 or visit www.bbsvc.org.