TransPerfect Raises $20,000 for American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer”

Employees and Clients Come Together in New York to Walk in Support of
the Fight Against Breast Cancer

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–For the third consecutive year, TransPerfect took part in the American
Cancer Society “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” walk to
raise awareness and funds in an effort to help create a world free from
the pain and suffering caused by this disease. In communities across the
nation, TransPerfect committed to helping the Society fund
groundbreaking breast cancer research, provide free, comprehensive
information and support, and help people take steps to reduce their
breast cancer risk or find it early when it’s most treatable.

“Together, TransPerfect and the American Cancer Society are committed to
finishing the fight against breast cancer,” said Liz Elting, Co-CEO at
TransPerfect. “Our employees are proud to form a team to help the
American Cancer Society achieve their vision of a world without breast

TransPerfect Co-CEO Phil Shawe added, “By joining with ACS, TransPerfect
is supporting those in our community who are battling the disease,
remembering those we’ve lost, and investing in the most effective
cancer-fighting organization in the nation.”

The “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” program is the largest
network of breast cancer awareness events in the nation, uniting nearly
300 communities to celebrate breast cancer survivors, pay tribute to
loved ones lost, and raise funds to end breast cancer.

To find out how you can join TransPerfect’s Making Strides Against
Breast Cancer team and support their efforts to end breast cancer
forever, contact
or visit

About the American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of 2 million
volunteers saving lives in every community. As the largest voluntary
health organization, the Society’s efforts have contributed to a 23
percent decline in cancer death rates in the U.S. since 1991, and a 50
percent drop in smoking rates. We’re finding cures as the nation’s
largest private, not-for-profit investor in cancer research, ensuring
people facing cancer have the help they need and continuing the fight
for access to quality health care, lifesaving screenings and more. For
more information, to get help, or to join the fight, call us anytime,
day or night, at (800) 227-2345 or visit

About TransPerfect

With annual revenues of more than $500 million, TransPerfect
is the world’s largest privately held provider of language
and technology
. From offices in 90 cities on six continents, TransPerfect
offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide.
More than 3,000 global organizations employ TransPerfect’s GlobalLink®
Product Suite to simplify management of multilingual content. With an
unparalleled commitment to quality and client service, TransPerfect is
fully ISO
and EN
certified. TransPerfect has global headquarters in New York,
with regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong. For more
information, please visit our website at


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