Oxygen Plus (O+), a leader in the development, manufacturing and marketing of portable, recreational oxygen for wellness-minded people worldwide, today announced a partnership with FlipGive, a web-based fundraising platform that combines the convenience of online shopping with online fundraising. Over the past 6 years, FlipGive has helped individuals and corporations across North America raise over $20 million for grassroots and charitable causes.
Oxygen Plus’s flagship product, the O+ Elevate Pack, will elevate schools, sports groups and local communities across North America as FlipGive’s newest offering. Whether it’s a hockey player raising money for new sports equipment, or a debate team student raising funds for travel, FlipGive fundraisers will earn $10 for their cause every time their supporters purchase an O+ Elevate Pack. Supporters receive an eVoucher from FlipGive.com or FlipGive.ca, which they redeem from Oxygen Plus’s website (OxygenPlus.com or OxygenPlus.ca).
Designed for healthy, active individuals of all ages*, Oxygen Plus’s active ingredient is 95% pure recreational oxygen, which is four times the amount of oxygen found in unpolluted, everyday air. Christine Warren, Oxygen Plus Founder, explains, “Olympic and professional athletes train and perform with supplemental oxygen to improve performance and speed up their recovery time between workouts(1). Our partnership with FlipGive is groundbreaking because it gives students and their families this same accessibility to oxygen that athletes have had for years.”
According to experts, sports science reveals that breathing supplemental oxygen helps to increase one’s energy levels, improve performance and reduce the buildup of lactic acid in the body. In addition to physical benefits, cognitive benefits of increasing oxygen intake include mental clarity and focus as well as improved reaction and recall time(2).
The excitement in teaming up with Oxygen Plus is shared by FlipGive’s CEO, Steve Croth. “Now athletes across North America can enhance their performance on and off the field simultaneously. By purchasing Oxygen Plus products, athletes fund the sport they love.”
To learn more about fundraising on FlipGive, watch the “How It Works” video on YouTube: http://youtu.be/6EdjqFhB8xE.
ABOUT OXYGEN PLUS, INC.
Elevating from their worldwide headquarters in Minnetonka, MN, U.S.A., Oxygen Plus, Inc. (O+) is leading the development, manufacturing and marketing of portable, recreational oxygen for wellness-minded persons worldwide. Elegant in style and available in a variety of refreshing flavors, O+ oxygen products offer the most oxygen per can volume than any other lightweight, recreational canned oxygen of comparable size on the market. The active ingredient is 95% pure oxygen. Just a few breaths helps revitalize, boost energy, increase alertness and mental clarity, and helps to alleviate the effects of altitude and a night on the town. Elevate your IQ at www.oxygenplus.com, and exhale with O+ on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and Instagram.
FlipGive combines the convenience of online shopping with the best of online fundraising, making it easier for people to raise money and for retailers to drive sales, acquire customers and improve communities. Fundraisers earn up to 50% for their school, sports team, or cause by shopping with Starbucks, Under Armour, Lowe’s, Costco, Schwan’s, Aldo, Indigo, Bench, and other retail partners. To start your fundraising campaign, visit flipgive.com. To become a FlipGive retailer, visit getflipgive.com.
* People with impaired heart or lung function or other medical conditions should consult with their physician prior to using O+ products. O+ products are for recreational, intermittent use only. Prolonged use is defined as uninterrupted intake for more than 8 hours. There are no side effects when O+ products are used as directed.
(1) Wilbur RL, Holm PL, Morris, DM, Dallam GM, Subudhi AW, Murray DM, Callan SD, “Effect of FIO2 on oxidative stress during interval training at moderate altitude,” Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 2004 Nov; 36 (11):1888-94.
(2) Scholey AB, Moss MC, Neave N, Wesnes K, “Cognitive Performance, Hyperoxia, and Heart Rate Following Oxygen Administration in Healthy Young Adults,” Physiology & Behavior, 1999 Nov; 67(5):783-9.