French luxury skincare brand, L’Occitane en Provence, is sponsoring the World Riderz organization on their mission to raise awareness of chronic kidney disease and raise money for research around the world. Led by Stephane Etienne, a 35-year-old father shaken when his son Ilhan was born with severe kidney disease. His ordeal motivated him into action and along with his friend, Paul Torriero, on a bike journey that has taken them to 9 countries, beginning in Sydney and Ending in France, spreading the word and gathering support.
Just a few days a ago, L’Occitane held a fundraiser at their Flatiron store in NYC to show
their continued support while in New York. 15% of the days proceeds were donated to the fight
against chronic kidney disease. Guest were able to indulge in L’Occitane’s products that benefit
the mind and soul, while also learning about the admirable mission of the World Riderz to do the
same in their own way. Be sure to check out the World Riderz cause to learn more about what they do and how you may be able to help.
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