GREAT RIVER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Long Island based Clearette Electronic Cigarette Company has unloaded the e-cigs and loaded up one of their trucks with toys for the children at St Jude Children’s Research Hospital and local churches. Nationally branded Clearette, one of the countries fastest growing electronic cigarette companies, has also made a cash donation to aid the children.
Clearette’s Marcus Becker said “It is with pleasure that we share our success. As with any large organization, several of our employees have been personally affected by cancer. It is our intention that this is only the beginning of our involvement.”
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering research and treatment of children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. Ranked one of the best pediatric cancer hospitals in the country, St. Jude is the first and only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center devoted solely to children.
Clearette’s electronic cigarette products are part of one of the fastest growing categories in retail; total US sales are approaching two billion dollars in 2013. Electronic cigarette companies and health advocates contend that they are carcinogen free and a healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes.