Tag Archives: Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer

Tea Garden

Trend Reporter Liz takes us, color by color, through Winter 2011. The line between dream and reality is erased with this fantastical floral. Foliage and copious petals will cover every available surface this season, think florals growing out of control. We’ve put blushing pink and orange posies on a neutral grey ground giving these make-up […]

Send in the comic relief

Heidi Floyd, Ambassador for the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer recently spoke at the impressive LWML biannual assembly, a meeting held to divide funds raised by the group among various charitable organizations for children. We invited her to share her experience with Inside Stitch. After speaking at a large convention for the Lutheran Women’s […]

Turn the Town Pink 2011

Throughout the month of May, the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer, in partnership with Lutheran Cancer Center, hosts Turn the Town Pink, a celebration of our shared commitment to battling breast cancer. With a contribution as low as $5, supporters can donate a ribbon in honor of a loved one as a visual reminder of what everyone […]

A Colorful Day in Charlotte

Our lady on the scene, Trend Reporter Liz, shares her experience at our recent consumer event, A Colorful Day: The Ultimate Vera Bradley Experience, held at the Westin in Charlotte, NC, on April 30. My job, as most would agree, is very fun. I have the pleasure of working with amazingly talented people to develop a […]

Why you should apply

When you ask, we love to answer. Often, we hear, “How can I work for Vera Bradley?” The truth is, we always have new positions opening up, and we would love to have you! The Vera Bradley Distribution Center, just one of our four locations in Fort Wayne, Indiana If basking in cotton quilted beauty […]

Tending to the task at hand

Heidi Floyd is the Development Ambassador for the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer, Vera Bradley’s philanthropic endeavor dedicated to funding The Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Research Laboratories at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. Below she shares her recent trip to Atlanta for a meeting of […]

One day; $150,000 for a cure

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Vera Bradley hosted its second-annual Foundation Day, October 9. This is a day where fans can contribute to finding a cure by doing what they already love to do … shopping! Along with a percentage of the day’s net proceeds, playful Foundation Shopper Totes in Twirly Birds Pink also added to […]

Visions, values and backstory

New members of the Vera Bradley team were invited to Visions and Values, a conversation with Barbara Bradley Baekgaard and Patricia R. Miller, our co-founders, and a small group of other new hires. Here were some of the best Q & A moments: With which historical figure do you most identify? Barbara: Sister Parish What is […]

A toast to Tickled Pink!

Even if pink isn’t your color, supporting a great cause looks good on everyone. Friday night, more than 500 women gathered at Vera Bradley Stonebridge to partake in a silent auction, and delicious offerings from 22 hospitality vendors at the 7th annual Tickled Pink, girls’ night out. Volunteers wearing Loves Me … aprons man the merchandise […]