East County News Service
August 31, 2023 (El Cajon) -- Pacific Emblem Company, a 35-year-old custom manufacturer of patches, emblems and wristbands, is stepping up in a big way to help raise money for the fire victims on Maui. The company’s goal is to raise $50,000 or more through its special site, www.MauiStrong.help and donate to the Hawaii Community Foundation (referred to as the Maui Strong Fund).
100% of the money raised will be donated (after the cost of goods, employees, and shipping, which is free for the public.
The company has ties and friends on the Hawaiian Islands and wanted to do something to help as much as possible.
“My heart hurts for all those on Maui who lost their lives, homes, and businesses and I had to do something to raise desperately needed funds for the residents,” said Rich Soergel (aka Dr. Patch) at the helm of Pacific Emblem Company.