Qurate Retail Group Brands Recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October 28, 2022: As a longtime advocate for women’s health, Qurate Retail GroupSM is bringing attention to Breast Cancer Awareness this October. With 1 in 8 women in the U.S. developing breast cancer in their lifetime, several Qurate Retail Group brands, including QVC® US, Garnet Hill® and QVC Italy, have launched campaigns to raise awareness of women’s health issues among their customers and raise funds for charity partners during Breast Cancer Awareness month.
Throughout October, QVC US is offering a specially curated collection of items with a portion of proceeds donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). In addition, QVC is donating $50,000 to NBCF to support their mission of providing breast health education, early detection services and a helping hand to those facing breast cancer. Customers can shop items from the collection on-air throughout the month, and search “Breast Cancer Awareness” on QVC.com to shop the full collection, donate and learn more. Highlighted items include:
- Beekman 1802 4-Piece Goat Milk Hand Cream Collection; For the month of October, 100% of the purchase price of this donated item will benefit NBCF; As seen in People Magazine
- Tweak’d by Nature Rare Treasures Hair, Face, & Body 8-oz Scrub; For the month of October, 100% of the purchase price of this donated item will benefit NBCF; As seen in People Magazine
- Patricia Nash Washed Woven Leather Augusta Satchel; For the month of October, Patricia Nash Designs will donate $100 for each unit sold to NBCF.
Continuing their partnership with NBCF and the Wrapped In Hope campaign, Garnet Hill will donate 5% of sales of their cashmere wrap, up to $15,000, throughout October. Shoppers can also donate directly to NBCF through Garnet Hill.com at checkout. In addition, Garnet Hill is working with NBCF to provide information on early detection, screenings and healthy living tips to customers through a “Mindful Monday” series on Garnet Hill’s social media channels.
From October 4 through the end of the month, QVC Italy customers can shop a range of products donated by vendors through their “Shopping4Good” campaign, with all proceeds going to the Fondazione Umberto Veronesi, a leading research organization in Italy focused on female-prevalent cancers, and make donations of their own. In addition, new this year, a special necklace was designed with QVC Italy vendor Diamonique to support the campaign. All proceeds from the sale of the special Diamonique necklace in October will also be donated to the Fondazione Umberto Veronesi in support of scholarships for cancer research.
To learn more about Qurate Retail Group’s commitment to corporate responsibility, visit https://www.qurateretailgroup.com/lp/corporate-responsibility/.