Reaching Out Has Its Reward Press Release

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Jim Jakubek – President                                              Date: September 10, 2007
Reach Out ABILITIES Services, Inc.

Reaching Out has its Reward!

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Opening a checking account just became charitable with the launch of SunTrust Bank’s fundraiser “My Cause” for nonprofit organizations. Reach Out ABILITIES Services is one of the causes helped through this program.

From now until October 12, anyone opening a SunTrust personal or business checking account will receive a Visa® Check Card. By making a purchase with your card with between now and November 15, SunTrust will donate $100 to Reach Out in your honor. ”

As a special thank you to donors, Reach Out will reward gift-givers with $50 for helping us,” Jim Jakubek, president of Reach Out said. “We encourage you to help us spread the word about this promotion to your friends, family, and personal and business contacts.

As the name implies, ‘My Cause’ allows you to contribute to a charity of your choice. “For this reason we appreciate your continued support and are thankful you would consider a donation to our organization.”

Here’s how to sign up for My Cause:

  1. Go to your nearest SunTrust branch and open any type of checking account between now and October 12. Request a SunTrust Visa® Check Card, and make a purchase with it by November 15, 2007.
  2. After opening the checking account, please visit This Web site will provide you with a redemption form and a chance to designate our organization as the recipient of the $100 donation. You can also call 1-866-266-2802 to complete your form via phone. You must submit the completed redemption form by November 15, 2007. 3.  All donations will be mailed by December 31, 2007.

If you have any questions about the promotion or would like more information, please visit

This fundraiser is part of a larger project by Reach Out ABILITIES, to raise funds for the continuation and expansion of Reach Out Magazine, an “infotainment website” with  information and entertainment resource, for people with disABILITIES, both physical and mental.

About Reach Out ABILITIES

Since 1992, Reach Out Magazine has been bringing people together through an online magazine, chat forums, message boards, website links and personal advertising, for the purpose of encouraging those with disABILITIES to become independent by networking with others who have been successful, and using camaraderie to share stories, and lend helping hands. Visit to become part of this growing network, for people with disABILITIES.

For an alternative ordering method contact Jim Jakubek at 954-985-0319. Reach Out ABILITIES Services, Inc. is a nonprofit tax-exempt organization and the parent company to Reach Out Magazine.

About SunTrust

SunTrust operates 1,685 retail branches and 2,533 ATMs in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.