April 6, 2014
As a Top 100 furniture company in the US, Baer's Furniture has been chosen for this honor for their great success in business and their philanthropic spirit in giving back to the community and City of Hope. The Baer Family is honored along with furniture manufacturer Alan Cole., recently retired President of Hooker Furniture.
In this photo: Elaine Baer and Bobby Baer of Baer's Furniture, Robert Stone (president and CEO of City of Hope), Patti Cole and Alan Cole of Hooker Furniture.
City of Hope is a leading research, treatment and education center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Designated as a comprehensive cancer center, the highest honor bestowed by the National Cancer Institute, and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, City of Hope's research and treatment protocols advance care throughout the nation.
About the National Home Furnishings Industry
Founded in 1965 by a group of industry leaders who wanted to help fund the search for a cure to cancer and other life-threatening diseases, the National Home Furnishings Industry (NHFI) has grown to include nearly 100 representatives from all facets of the industry including retail, manufacturing, transportation, supply and media.
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