The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

Globe Investor

News Sources

Take control of your investments with the latest investing news and analysis

Press release from Business Wire

Shutterfly Foundation Announces 2011 Grant Cycle

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Supporting local non-profit organizations in the communities we live</i> </p>

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Shutterfly Foundation Announces 2011 Grant Cycle16:01 EDT Tuesday, April 05, 2011 REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (Business Wire) -- Shutterfly, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFLY), a leading Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service, today announced that the Shutterfly Foundation is now accepting grant applications for 2011. The Shutterfly Foundation will award a $10,000 grant to 10 non-profit organizations. Comprised of Shutterfly employees, the Shutterfly Foundation's mission is to help non-profit organizations that support families or children in need. Non-profits interested in learning more can go to The deadline for grant applications is June 1, 2011. In 2010, the Shutterfly Foundation awarded $10,000 grants to a total of 10 non-profit organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, and Maricopa County, Arizona, whose programs shared Shutterfly's mission to share life's joy. Grant winners from Mecklenburg County, North Carolina included A Child's Place, Special Olympics and United Family Services. Grant winners from, Maricopa County Arizona included Arizona Quest for Kids, Turn a New Leaf and Youth at Risk. Grant winners from San Francisco Bay Area included Family Supportive Housing, Girls for a Change, Music for Minors and Peninsula Bridge. “Many non-profits are struggling to keep up with the needs of the people they serve. The Shutterfly Foundation is honored to do our part in helping families and children in need receive necessary support from non-profits that work to make the world a better place,” said Doug Galen, senior vice president, business and corporate development and executive sponsor of the Shutterfly Foundation. “We are proud to support non-profit organizations that are making a positive impact on the communities where our employees live and work.” The Shutterfly Foundation 2011 grant cycle is open, accepting applications from non-profit organizations operating in the following communities: San Francisco Bay Area operating programs in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Maricopa County, Arizona The application deadline is June 1, 2011 and grant notifications will be sent in September 2011. For more information or to apply, please visit About Shutterfly Founded in 1999, Shutterfly, Inc. is an Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service. Shutterfly provides high quality products and world class services that make it easy, convenient and fun for consumers to preserve their digital photos in a creative and thoughtful manner. Shutterfly's flagship product is its award-winning photo book line, which helps consumers celebrate memories and tell their stories in professionally bound coffee table books. Shutterfly was recently named one of the top 25 Best Midsized Companies to Work For by the Great Place to Work Institute. More information about Shutterfly (NASDAQ:SFLY) is available at Shutterfly and are trademarks of Shutterfly, Inc. ShutterflyGretchen Sloan,