Recently, ACE Cash Express, Inc., a leader in retail financial services, and NetSpend Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTSP) an innovator in General Purpose Reloadable (GPR) prepaid debit card services, announced a large donation to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. The sum of $522,643 will assist the foundation in its mission of saving lives through early detection and providing mammograms to those in need.
ACE Cash Express and NetSpend have been aggressively marketing their “Pink” ACE Elite Visa prepaid card to their valued customers. With every cardholder purchase transaction, a percentage is goes to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. In 2010, that sum equaled $522,643.
Jay Shipowitz, President and CEO of ACE commented:
“ACE Cash Express is proud to partner with the National Breast Cancer Foundation and contribute to the fight against breast cancer. By providing this card to our customers, we are not only offering them a better way to manage their money, but we are also supporting an organization that is important to our associates and our customers.”
Janelle Hall, founder and CEO of the National Breast Cancer Foundation added:
“We are proud to partner with ACE Cash Express and NetSpend through their Pink prepaid debit card. Through this innovative partnership, great leadership and hard work, ACE Cash Express is one of our top four corporate contributors, for which we are very grateful.”