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New Fundraising Program Raises Hopes for Parent Teacher Associations Offers Continual Stream of Contributions Despite Bleak Economy
June 20, 2011

San Diego, CA (June 20, 2011) –– Very Important Relationships, Inc. (VIR), a leading provider of innovative fundraising and corporate benefits programs, will introduce an important new development in fundraising solutions for schools and children’s organizations at the 112th Annual PTA National Convention being held June 20th-23rd at the Town and Country Resort and Convention Center in San Diego, CA. VIR’s offers schools and children’s organizations a simple, no-cost fundraising program that produces a continual stream of contributions even in today’s bleak economy.

“We recognize that the financial restraints placed on families and businesses by today’s economic climate have had a negative effect on organizations that rely heavily on contributions to fund their programs,” says Jody Tallal, CEO of Very Important Relationships. “ offers parent teacher organizations an opportunity to not only create a significant and ongoing stream of revenue for their organizations, but also a way to give back to the community that supports them.” is an Internet Mega-Mall containing over 1,000 of the nation’s top online retailers. provides significant, sustainable monthly income for schools and organizations while helping their supporters save money on the products and services they already buy. Implementing the program is easy – an organization simply enrolls in the program, creates a custom-branded shopping center for its supporters, and shares its unique member I.D. with them. When supporters log in and shop through, every purchase they make generates contributions for the school or organization they support.

In addition to the contributions generated, supporters receive exclusive offers and savings through at over 1,000 online retailers. The result of these special discounts and “Hot Deal” offers are that as one retailer attempts to out do their competition, the supporters becomes the beneficiaries of the resulting bargains. Once a supporter experiences this, can quickly become their online shopping center of choice for all of their major purchases, generating substantial and continual revenue for the supported school or organization. offers tremendous value to both schools and their supporters,” adds Tallal. “By shopping through, supporters receive great savings on their purchases from merchants such as Wal-Mart, BestBuy, Nordstrom’s, and Staples. At the same time they’re enjoying these savings, their purchases generate contributions in support of their local schools. It’s truly a win-win situation for all.”

Very Important Relationships will be showcasing the program at the 112th Annual PTA National Convention in San Diego, CA. The convention runs June 20th – 23rd, at the Town and Country Resort and Convention Center. For more information on the program, visit Very Important Relationships at Booth #609 or online at


About Very Important Relationships, Inc. and
Very Important Relationships, Inc. was founded on the simple truth that the best way to help yourself is to help others first. Our mission is to help companies and non-profit organizations improve the core relationships which are critical to their survival. We do this by providing targeted services that strengthen the relationships between companies and their employees, businesses and their customers, nonprofits and their supporters, apartment communities and their residents, as well as real-estate agents and their customers. is a simple, no-cost fundraising program for schools and children’s organizations that provides significant savings for their supporters. For more information on, please visit or call Jody Tallal at (972) 726-9595.

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