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January 17, 2009 (San Diego) — Pacific Sportswear & Emblem Company has created a line of Chargers hats, t-Shirts and silicone “charity” wristbands with the “BELIEVE” message to keep sports fans’ spirit alive in San Diego.


A percentage of the sale of each “BELIEVE” item will benefit the Copley Family YMCA, which primarily serves children, teens and families in the low income community of City Heights.

“My goal is to sell enough hats, shirts and wristbands to be able to write a check to the Copley Family YMCA for $5000,” said Rich “The Hat Man” Soergel, Pacific Sportswear & Emblem President. “If that happens, we will have met our goal as a small business doing our best to support a very good cause and keeping the spirit and momentum in San Diego alive!”

Rich “The Hat Man” Soergel’s company has been authorized to produce the brand by a good friend who came up with the “BELIEVE” logo. Pacific Sportswear is offering hats in navy, powder blue and pink, T-shirts in powder blue as well as a powder blue charity wristband, all with the “BELIEVE” logo.

“BELIEVE” Hats, Shirts and Wristbands are available at www.BelieveSanDiego.com and currently, the company is looking to work with a retail partner to carry these items as well.

For more information about the Copley Family YMCA, visit www.copley.ymca.org or call (619) 283-2251 for more information.

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