Cintas Donates T-Shirts to United Way
CINCINNATI, April 8, 2008 — Cintas Corporation (Nasdaq: CTAS) is pleased to have donated 1,000 T-shirts to the United Way of
Greater Cincinnati's Live United campaign. The T-shirts were distributed during the organization's Leaders and Legends luncheon held April 8, 2008, at the Duke Energy Center. The remainder of the T-shirts will be distributed by the United Way to volunteers.
"The United Way has a tremendous impact on the Greater Cincinnati area, and we are proud of the partnership we have shared for many years," said Scott Farmer, CEO of Cintas Corporation. "It's a reflection of our corporate culture and our commitment to the community," he added.
Robert C. Reifsnyder, president, United Way of Greater Cincinnati, said he welcomes the relationship with Cintas.
"Cintas has been wonderful to the United Way, not only with donations, but more than that, with the thousands of volunteers it has provided over the years," Reifsnyder said. "We are thrilled about the donations of T-shirts today and look forward to working with Cintas for many years to come."
Cintas participates in the United Way's fundraising campaign annually. Cintas employee-partners at the corporate headquarters in Mason contributed a total of $189,919 to the recent fundraising drive and have raised more than $1 million during the past five years.
About Cintas Corporation:
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Cintas Corporation provides highly specialized services to businesses of all types. Cintas designs, manufactures and implements corporate identity uniform programs, and provides entrance mats, restroom supplies, promotional products, first aid and safety products, fire protection services and document management services to approximately 800,000 businesses. Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol CTAS, and is a Nasdaq-100 company and component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. The Company has achieved 39 consecutive years of growth in sales and earnings to date.
Figure 1: Cintas employee-partners pause for a picture with United Way of Greater Cincinnati president Robert C. Reifsnyder at the Leaders and Legends luncheon, April 8, 2008. 1st row (L to R): L. Parsons, B. Pearl, S. Culp 2nd row: B. McCauley, W. Elmlinger, R. Reifsnyder, C. Johnson, J. Grady-Heard, E. Sanchez-Geraci, H. Trainer
Figure 2: T-shirts donated by Cintas Corporation were displayed on the chairs at the Leaders and Legends luncheon, April 8, 2008, at the Duke Energy Center.