West Caldwell, New Jersey - December 30, 2004 -- In response to the plight of the people of South Asia who were devastated by the tidal wave, Vitaquest International, Inc., a national nutritional supplement company, based in West Caldwell, NJ is making a major donation of vitamin supplements to mitigate the long term impact caused by this recent natural disaster.
Vitaquest International, Inc.'s division, Windmill Health Products is donating a large quantity of Windmill's Children Chewable multi-vitamins and Windmill brand adult multi-vitamins to Vitamin Angel Alliance, a non profit relief agency that is leading the supplement component of the national relief effort.
"Vitaquest has always been committed to having a beneficial impact on world health." said Keith Frankel, the President of Vitaquest International. "We've joined Vitamin Angels before in their efforts around the world. When we heard about the tsunamis and the devastation they caused, we responded immediately."
Windmill's products are sold in independent pharmacies, chain drug, mass market and food stores; as well as health food stores nationwide. Garden State Nutritionals, the largest custom manufacturer in the USA, also a division of Vitaquest is producing the Windmill products especially for the affected areas.
Vitamin Angel Alliance is a non-profit, non-sectarian organization dedicated to providing basic nutrition and fighting vitamin A deficiency childhood blindness around the world since 1994. Last year Vitamin Angels donated 16.2 million supplements to people in need in 45 countries around the world.
For further questions, please contact: Doreen Danko, Director of Marketing and Advertising, Windmill Health Products at 973-575-9200 ext. 406. or Vitamin Angel Alliance at: 805 565 9919 or on the web at: www.vitaminangel.org
Ph: 973-575-9200 ext. 406