Sun Tan City Raises Thousands For Siskin Children’s Institute

Thursday, June 15, 2017
Pictured, left to right: Rome Salon Director Kristen North; District Manager Coley Norwood; Hixson Training Salon Director Catherine Frazier; Chattanooga Hamilton Place Salon Director in Training Madeline Mayo; Siskin Children’s Institute President and CEO John Farrimond; District Manager Angela Harmon; Facility/Maintenance Director Tom Harmon; Brand Specialist Molly Reidy; Managing Operator Garrett Bruner; Ooltewah Salon Director Brittany Swallows; Cleveland Salon Director Blake Lewis; Chattanooga Signal Mountain Salon Director Sarah Lowe; and Fort Oglethorpe Salon Director Alix Fowler
Pictured, left to right: Rome Salon Director Kristen North; District Manager Coley Norwood; Hixson Training Salon Director Catherine Frazier; Chattanooga Hamilton Place Salon Director in Training Madeline Mayo; Siskin Children’s Institute President and CEO John Farrimond; District Manager Angela Harmon; Facility/Maintenance Director Tom Harmon; Brand Specialist Molly Reidy; Managing Operator Garrett Bruner; Ooltewah Salon Director Brittany Swallows; Cleveland Salon Director Blake Lewis; Chattanooga Signal Mountain Salon Director Sarah Lowe; and Fort Oglethorpe Salon Director Alix Fowler

Siskin Children’s Institute announces their community partner, Sun Tan City, and their charity event held May 19-21.

“The Sun Tan City Cares Initiative takes much pride in partnering with local charities, as it is an honor to be able to participate with organizations that are core to our beliefs and values.  It is through the continued passion and support of staff and our valued clients as well. During our Sun Tan City Cares Events, Sun Tan City hosts $5 Spray Events in which clients can donate $5 to the partnered charity and receive a free spray tan. It is a special time to see our staff, clients, and charity members come together to contribute to such important causes,” says Sun Tan City Managing Operator Garrett Bruner. 

In three days, Sun Tan City raised $6,552 to support the kids with special needs served by the Institute. 

“We are so thankful for this wonderful partnership with Sun Tan City and for their generosity” says President and CEO John Farrimond. “Community partnerships like this allow SCI to continue to provide high-quality programs and services for children with special needs and their families each year."



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