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Cypress to Cap Employee Giving Campaign for Second Harvest Food Bank With Celebrity-Judged Film Festival at Dec. 17 Event in San Jose | Cypress Semiconductor

Cypress to Cap Employee Giving Campaign for Second Harvest Food Bank With Celebrity-Judged Film Festival at Dec. 17 Event in San Jose

Last Updated: December 17, 2010

·         Celebrity Film Festival Judges Include Former 49ers Keena Turner, Dennis Brown and Eric Wright; Singer Manuel Romero; Award-Winning Meteorologist Pete Giddings

 

·         Event Will Include Large Donation Presented by Cypress founder and CEO T.J. Rodgers to Second Harvest Food Bank CEO Kathy Jackson

 

·         Cypress Vying for 20th Consecutive Title as Food Bank’s Largest Per-Capita Corporate Donor

 

 

SAN JOSE, Calif., December 16, 2010 -- Cypress Semiconductor Corporation will wrap up its 20th annual corporate fundraising campaign for the Second Harvest Food Bank with a celebrity-judged employee film festival on Friday, December 17 at 1:30 p.m. at its San Jose campus.

 

This event will feature several short, employee-made films, along with unique physical challenges between company VPs. Cypress has been the largest per-capita corporate donor to the Second Harvest Food Bank for 19 consecutive years, and hosts dozens of employee activities each fall, pitting internal departments against each other to see who can raise the most money for the food bank.

 

WHAT:             Cypress celebrity-judged film festival and large cash donation by Cypress to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San MateoCounties

 

WHERE:           Cypress Semiconductor Corp.; 198 Champion Court (near

First St.
and Tasman); San Jose

 

VISUALS:             Large check presentation (1:45 p.m.)

·         Entertaining physical challenges between Cypress VPs (2:30 p.m.)

·         Photo opps with CEOs and celebrities (throughout the event)

 

AGENDA:           1:30    Start of Celebrity-Judged Film Festival Event

                          1:40    Remarks from Cypress EVP and SHFB board member, Norm Taffe

                          1:45    Check presentation to Second Harvest Food Bank CEO Kathy Jackson

                          1:48    Video screenings begin

                          2:00    Physical challenges with VPs

                          2:45    Entertainment by comedian Tim Lee and singer Manuel Romero

 

CONTACT:        Ed Rebello                                            Jodi Engle

                        Cypress Semiconductor Corp.                 PRx Inc.

                        408-545-7665                                         408- 205-8456

                        ewr@cypress.com                                 jodi@prxinc.com

 

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