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Luxury SpaFinder Magazine to Donate All October 25th Subscription Profits to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation


NEW YORK, NY (October 25, 2004) − WHO/WHAT: Luxury SpaFinder Magazine, the largest spa information and lifestyle publication, will donate all subscription profits earned on Monday, October 25th to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, dedicated to preventing breast cancer and finding a cure in our lifetime by funding clinical and genetic research (www.bcrfcure.org - 1.866.FIND.A.CURE). The magazine's parent company, Spa Finder, Inc., will continue to donate a portion of its magazine subscription revenues, as well as a percentage of the proceeds generated by its spa gift certificate program - the largest such program in the world - through December 30th.

WHY: This year alone, the American Cancer Society estimates that there will be approximately 215,990 new cases of invasive breast cancer in women in the U.S., and 1,450 in men. In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Spa Finder is furthering its mission to bring healthy living and wellness to millions of consumers by supporting The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The Foundation has raised more than $80 million for nearly 100 leading cancer researchers worldwide to help bring new discoveries from the laboratory to the bedside of every woman and man suffering from this disease.

WHERE: To help support this life-saving cause, log onto Spafinder.com or phone 1.888.ALL.SPAS to place a gift certificate or magazine order on October 25th or anytime through December 30th.

About Spa Finder, Inc.:

The world's largest spa marketing and media company, Spa Finder reaches millions of consumers interested in wellness via Spafinder.com, its award-winning website, and Luxury SpaFinder Magazine, the trusted authority on the luxury spa lifestyle. In addition, Spa Finder gift certificates, which are redeemable at more than 3,500 spas worldwide, are available for purchase at more than 36,000 retail outlets across North America. The global spa resource, Spa Finder also operates Spa Finder Europe and Spa Finder Japan and publishes the annual Worldwide Guide to Spas. Founded in 1986, the privately held company is headquartered in Manhattan.

Media Contact:

Betsy Smith Isroelit, RBI Communications, cell (213) 300-0108, or betsy@rbicom.com

Media Inquiries

If you're with the media, please contact:

Betsy Isroelit
Betsy.Isroelit@spafinder.com 
(213) 300-0108