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Kremp Florist to Donate Portion of Sales to Fox Chase Cancer Center

PHILADELPHIA (October 9, 2003) — Kremp Florist, Philadelphia region's premier flower shop, is donating a portion of sales from its main store in Willow Grove to Fox Chase Cancer Center. From October 20, 2003 thru December 24, 2003, 15 percent of eligible purchases made at the Kremp Florist store located at 220 Davisville Road will be donated to Fox Chase Board of Associates, volunteer group with eight member organizations that conduct fundraising and educational activities in support of Fox Chase.

The offer is good for all carry away purchases as well as orders placed in person at the main store to be delivered in Philadelphia or the suburbs. Kremp Florist's delivery area includes all of Philadelphia, and surrounding communities including Washington Crossing, Jenkintown, Upper Darby, the Main Line, King of Prussia, Ambler, Perkasie, Doylestown and Southampton.

Florist hours are Monday through Saturday 8:00 am to 9:00 pm and Sunday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Customers must state that they are participating in the Fox Chase Cancer Center Benefit Program. Tax and service charges are not included. Phone, Internet, and wire out orders are not eligible. Additional information is available by calling Kremp Florist at 215-657-6700.

The Board of Associates is a volunteer group with eight member organizations, representing more than 700 volunteers in the five-county Delaware Valley area who conduct fundraising and educational activities in support of Fox Chase.

Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of the Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was also among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are also routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet recognition for excellence four consecutive times. Today, Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach.  For more information, call 1-888-FOX CHASE or (1-888-369-2427).

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