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Press Release December 11, 2007

Press Release

December 11, 2007

CareersUSA® - Partners With Toys for Tots

Boca Raton, FL —To help children to enjoy a happy holiday season, CareersUSA, a national staffing firm, has designated its offices as drop-off locations for the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program. Branch offices in Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware are participating. Please stop by your local CareersUSA office to drop off a new, unwrapped toy for the Toys for Tots program.

For locations and/or directions, please call:

Boca Raton, 561-981-8200
Miami, 305-374-7800
Ft. Lauderdale, 954-423-3333
West Palm Beach, 561-242-0000
Orlando, 407-894-7700

Atlanta, 404-352-2400

New Jersey
Cherry Hill, 856-667-0700

Newark, 302-737-3600

Baltimore, 410-539-6000
Pikesville/Owings Mills, 410-580-2700

Philadelphia, 215-561-3800
Feasterville, 215-357-4500
Exton, 610-594-7700

Norristown, 610-279-4351
Springfield, 610-328-4400.

About Toys for Tots
Toys for Tots began in 1947 when Major Bill Hendricks, USMCR and a group of Marine Reservists in Los Angeles collected and distributed 5,000 toys to needy children. The idea came from Bill's wife, Diane. In the fall of 1947, Diane handcrafted a Raggedy Ann doll and asked Bill to deliver the doll to an organization, which would give it to a needy child at Christmas. When Bill determined that no agency existed, Diane told Bill that he should start one. The 1947 pilot project was so successful that the Marine Corps adopted Toys for Tots in 1948 and expanded it into a nationwide campaign. That year, Marine Corps Reserve units across the nation conducted Toys for Tots campaigns in each community in which a Marine Reserve Center was located. Marines have conducted successful nationwide campaigns at Christmas each year since 1948.

About CareersUSA
For 26 years, CareersUSA, a leading national staffing firm headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla., has provided exceptional temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire staffing services to businesses in a wide-range of industries, while offering exciting career opportunities to skilled professionals throughout the country. CareersUSA and Marilyn J. Ounjian, the firm's founder and chief executive officer, have received numerous accolades over the years, including: being named a regional finalist for the 2007 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, winning six top diversity business awards in 2006 by, being named 2005 Business and Business Woman of the Year by the South Florida Business Journal, and being recognized as one of the Fastest Growing Private Companies by Inc. magazine. To learn more about this award winning staffing firm, visit

Scott Heinbach
Director of Corporate Communications
(561) 995-7000

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