Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Common Threads Partners with Aïda Phillips PR LLC for Upcoming Benefit Event

For Immediate Release- Common Threads announced today the partnership with Aïda Phillips PR LLC to raise awareness of the organization in the Miami community.
Common Threads is a non-profit organization that teaches low-income children to cook wholesome and affordable meals, because they believe that through hands-on cooking classes, they can help prevent childhood obesity and reverse the trend of generations of non-cookers, while celebrating cultural differences and the things people all over the world have in common.
Common Threads began out of the love of family and good food, two basic ingredients that link all people of this world together. 
Public Relations specialist Aïda Phillips has been tapped in for her experience in both the media relations and corporate relations realms to collaborate with Mimi Chacin, Miami Program Manager, in the coordination of the first annual Common Threads Fundraising Event – World Festival Miami
“We are thrilled to establish a name for ourselves in the Miami community and our organization is pleased to have Aïda Phillips on board to reach our goal.” said Linda Novick O’Keefe, Executive Director for Common Threads Organization based in Chicago. “We feel that everyone should have the opportunity to create a healthier meal for their families, and we are confident that the Miami market is perfect to implement our mission.” 
Common Thread’s 1st Annual World Festival Miami will take place at The Palms Hotel & Spa on November 1st and will feature local celebrity Chefs.  

For more information about how to sponsor the event or for interviews please contact Aïda Phillips at or call (305)785-6039.

About Common Threads
Based in Chicago, IL, The Common Threads mission is to educate children on the importance of nutrition and physical well-being, and to foster an appreciation of cultural diversity through cooking. We help bridge cultural boundaries and strengthen our global family by teaching children about their similarities and differences in the warm comfort of the kitchen: Through the simple process of preparing and sharing a nutritious meal, children who participate in our programs learn to connect with their bodies, their neighbors, and their world in bite-sized lessons.
About Aïda Phillips PR LLC
Aïda Phillips , President and founder of Aïda Phillips PR LLC. A Bilingual public and media relations professional with over 15 years experience in Event Marketing, Media Relations and Promotions fields. Capabilities include experimental programs, grass roots events, sampling, sponsorships, endorsements, couponing and on-site retail programs and overall media relations and public relations efforts including media training and on-camera experience. Present clients include: Castrol Oil/4 Diaz Vargas, Paulo Quevedo-actor, Geraldine Zivic-actress, Patricia De Leon-actress, Claudia Cervantes-actress, Chef Ze Carlos Jimenez, Unconscious Creations Inc., Angie Escamilla -StileMilla Stylist to the Stars. Past clients include:GM (Chevy), U.S. Navy, Alltel, Farmers Insurance, Ford Motor Company (Ford Dealer Diversity Dealer Development, Ford Breast Cancer Awareness Program), Zubi Advertising, TJ Maxx and Payless Shoe Source ,Chivas Regal, BMW, Nestlé (Frothé, Nescafé, Stouffers, Aguas Frescas, Kerns from Libby’s), TXU (Utilities Co. in Texas), Inside Property and Lifestyle Connections, Acción USA (non-profit lending firm for small businesses), DaimlerChrysler, Continental Airlines, Kmart and Corona. 
A graduate of la Universidad de la Comunicación, Mexico City with a master’s in Advertising and a minor in Public RelationsA board member of Institute of Child And Family Health Inc. since 2008; Femmfesionals since 2009 

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