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About NPSI

For over 30 years, the National Professional Salon Industry (NPSI) has been committed to supporting the critical and life-saving work of the doctors and researchers of City of Hope. Founded in 1981 by Jack Stork of Chicagoland Hairdressers Magazine and Sandra Garfield of h•a•i•r international, it’s a tradition of caring that unites executives, professionals and colleagues from all over the country and every segment of the salon industry.

The Spirit of Life® Award gala holds a tradition of recognizing and honoring an outstanding leader for his or her contribution to business and community, recognizing an individual for their worthy efforts but also provides an opportunity for the industry as a whole to unite in a common effort for City of Hope.
 
This year's Spirit of Life Honoree, Steve Goddard, President, Founder of Pravana has chosen to direct funds raised during his campaign Rock the Cure toward City of Hope’s cutting-edge research.
 
 
 
Join the Industry Centennial Challenge — City of Hope's Industry partners are joining together in a cross-industry fundraising campaign in honor of City of Hope's centennial. Click to learn more.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
 
Saturday July 11, 2015
Honoring
Steve Goddard, Pravana
Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
 
 
Recent Events
Monday, October 27, 2014
José Eber Patient Hair Pampering Day
City of Hope Campus
Duarte, CA
 
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Spirit of Life Gala, Celebrating Cures
honoring
Harlan Kirschner, The Kirschner Group
Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
Event Photos >>
Tribute Journal >>
 
January 24, 2014
City of Hope Campus Tour with Harlan Kirschner
 
Saturday July 13, 2013
Spirit of Life Gala
honoring
Reuben Carranza, Chief Executive Officer
Wella, the Salon Professional Division of P&G, North America
Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
 
Monday, October 21, 2013
José Eber Patient Hair Pampering Day
City of Hope Campus
Duarte, CA
 

National Professional Salon Industry Volunteer Leadership

President
Harlan Kirschner President, The Kirschner Group
 
 
Committee
Reuben Carranza President R+Co, Luxury Brand Partners
Deborah Carver President & CEO, Creative Age Publications
Bobbi Foster-Kelly AVP Education/Artist Network, REDKIN/Pureology
John Heffner CEO, Drybar
Eric Z Horn Director, Business Development Professional Beauty Association
Eddie Jhin COO, Jinny Beauty
Sara Jones General Manager, Joico
Jim and Cheryl Markham Owners, Colorproof Evolved Color Care
Rhoda Olsen CEO, Great Clips
Steve Orzel Partner Brand Merchandising, Salon Centric
Sandy Ovington Divisional Merchandise Manager, Ulta
Pat Parenty President, L’Oreal USA Professional Products Division & SalonCentric
George Schaeffer Founder, OPI Inc.
Paul  Schiraldi General Manager, Matrix USA
Nick Stenson Beauty Expert, JC Penney Salons and Matrix
Mary Van Praag General Manager, OPI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Past Honorees
The National Professional Salon Industry Council is comprised of executives who help raise funds for City of Hope through a number of events. Past Spirit of Life Award honorees have included:

Harlan Kirschner
The Kirschner Group, Inc.
Bob Peel Jr.
Peel's Salon Services
 
Reuben Carranza
Luxury Brand Partners
 
James Emiliani
Emilini Enterprises
 
George Schaeffer
OPI Inc.
 
Emmett and Beth Hickey
Spa Specialists Representatives
 
Sara Jones
Joico
 
Ann Mincey
Redken
 
Eva Graham
NIOXIN Research Laboratories Inc.
 
Jan Arnold
CND
 
Jim and Cheryl Markham
PureOlogy
Ray Mager
L'Oreal
 
John Heffner
CND
 
Carmen DePasquale
DePasquale Companies
 
Bob Peel Sr.
Peel's Salon Services
 
Leo Passage
 
 

2015 Campus Tour with Steve Goddard

For over 30 years, the National Professional Salon Industry has been committed to supporting the critical and lifesaving work of the doctors and researchers of City of Hope. It’s a tradition of caring that unites executives, professionals and colleagues from all over the country and every segment of the industry.
 
Honoree Campus Tour
FRIDAY, JANUARY 23, 2015
10:00 AM
Spirit of Life Fountain
Lunch will be served at 12:15 PM
City of Hope
1500 East Duarte Road
Duarte, California
 

Fundraising Tools

Everyone can help raise funds for City of Hope and be a part of the fight against cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS. Join other beauty professionals across the country by setting up your own personalized fundraising page.

Running a marathon or 10K? Want to dedicate your birthday to finding a cure for cancer? Want to create a fundraising page in memory of a loved one? Or host a fundraiser at your salon? Set up your page today!
 
Create an Online Fundraiser
Create your own Online Fundraising Campaign and support the NPSI Annual Fundraising Efforts.
 
Visit www.crowdrise.com/cityofhopesalon and select “SET UP your fundraiser”
 
Host a Fundraiser at Your Salon - Submit a Pledge Form
If you are hosting a fundraiser in your community please fill out the Pledge Form and submit to City of Hope. The form needs to be submitted prior to any official fundraising event. Once received, a digital “fundraising toolkit” with template materials to help you get started will be emailed to you.
 
STEP 2: Create your Online Personal Fundraising Page
Visit  www.crowdrise.com/cityofhopesalon and select “SET UP your fundraiser”. Ask your clients, friends and family to donate online and you can see real-time updates on your fundraising progress.
 
Tools To Help You Get Started
 
Contributions May Be Sent To
City of Hope, Attn Salon Industry
1500 Duarte Rd.
Durate, CA 91010
Please do not mail cash. Convert all cash into a money order and/or check made out to City of Hope – Salon Industry.
 
Share With Us!
We want to hear about your success! Please send us a summary and pictures from your event. We want to share your success story with others across the country. Send all summary’s and pictures to acourtney@coh.org
 
We Are Here To Support You! Questions?
Andrea Courtney
Coordinator - National Professional Salon Industry
626-218-7110
 

National Professional Salon Industry

About NPSI

For over 30 years, the National Professional Salon Industry (NPSI) has been committed to supporting the critical and life-saving work of the doctors and researchers of City of Hope. Founded in 1981 by Jack Stork of Chicagoland Hairdressers Magazine and Sandra Garfield of h•a•i•r international, it’s a tradition of caring that unites executives, professionals and colleagues from all over the country and every segment of the salon industry.

The Spirit of Life® Award gala holds a tradition of recognizing and honoring an outstanding leader for his or her contribution to business and community, recognizing an individual for their worthy efforts but also provides an opportunity for the industry as a whole to unite in a common effort for City of Hope.
 
This year's Spirit of Life Honoree, Steve Goddard, President, Founder of Pravana has chosen to direct funds raised during his campaign Rock the Cure toward City of Hope’s cutting-edge research.
 
 
 
Join the Industry Centennial Challenge — City of Hope's Industry partners are joining together in a cross-industry fundraising campaign in honor of City of Hope's centennial. Click to learn more.

Events

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
 
Saturday July 11, 2015
Honoring
Steve Goddard, Pravana
Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
 
 
Recent Events
Monday, October 27, 2014
José Eber Patient Hair Pampering Day
City of Hope Campus
Duarte, CA
 
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Spirit of Life Gala, Celebrating Cures
honoring
Harlan Kirschner, The Kirschner Group
Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
Event Photos >>
Tribute Journal >>
 
January 24, 2014
City of Hope Campus Tour with Harlan Kirschner
 
Saturday July 13, 2013
Spirit of Life Gala
honoring
Reuben Carranza, Chief Executive Officer
Wella, the Salon Professional Division of P&G, North America
Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
 
Monday, October 21, 2013
José Eber Patient Hair Pampering Day
City of Hope Campus
Duarte, CA
 

Volunteer Leadership

National Professional Salon Industry Volunteer Leadership

President
Harlan Kirschner President, The Kirschner Group
 
 
Committee
Reuben Carranza President R+Co, Luxury Brand Partners
Deborah Carver President & CEO, Creative Age Publications
Bobbi Foster-Kelly AVP Education/Artist Network, REDKIN/Pureology
John Heffner CEO, Drybar
Eric Z Horn Director, Business Development Professional Beauty Association
Eddie Jhin COO, Jinny Beauty
Sara Jones General Manager, Joico
Jim and Cheryl Markham Owners, Colorproof Evolved Color Care
Rhoda Olsen CEO, Great Clips
Steve Orzel Partner Brand Merchandising, Salon Centric
Sandy Ovington Divisional Merchandise Manager, Ulta
Pat Parenty President, L’Oreal USA Professional Products Division & SalonCentric
George Schaeffer Founder, OPI Inc.
Paul  Schiraldi General Manager, Matrix USA
Nick Stenson Beauty Expert, JC Penney Salons and Matrix
Mary Van Praag General Manager, OPI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Past Honorees
The National Professional Salon Industry Council is comprised of executives who help raise funds for City of Hope through a number of events. Past Spirit of Life Award honorees have included:

Harlan Kirschner
The Kirschner Group, Inc.
Bob Peel Jr.
Peel's Salon Services
 
Reuben Carranza
Luxury Brand Partners
 
James Emiliani
Emilini Enterprises
 
George Schaeffer
OPI Inc.
 
Emmett and Beth Hickey
Spa Specialists Representatives
 
Sara Jones
Joico
 
Ann Mincey
Redken
 
Eva Graham
NIOXIN Research Laboratories Inc.
 
Jan Arnold
CND
 
Jim and Cheryl Markham
PureOlogy
Ray Mager
L'Oreal
 
John Heffner
CND
 
Carmen DePasquale
DePasquale Companies
 
Bob Peel Sr.
Peel's Salon Services
 
Leo Passage
 
 

Campus Tour Photos

2015 Campus Tour with Steve Goddard

For over 30 years, the National Professional Salon Industry has been committed to supporting the critical and lifesaving work of the doctors and researchers of City of Hope. It’s a tradition of caring that unites executives, professionals and colleagues from all over the country and every segment of the industry.
 
Honoree Campus Tour
FRIDAY, JANUARY 23, 2015
10:00 AM
Spirit of Life Fountain
Lunch will be served at 12:15 PM
City of Hope
1500 East Duarte Road
Duarte, California
 

Get Involved

Fundraising Tools

Everyone can help raise funds for City of Hope and be a part of the fight against cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS. Join other beauty professionals across the country by setting up your own personalized fundraising page.

Running a marathon or 10K? Want to dedicate your birthday to finding a cure for cancer? Want to create a fundraising page in memory of a loved one? Or host a fundraiser at your salon? Set up your page today!
 
Create an Online Fundraiser
Create your own Online Fundraising Campaign and support the NPSI Annual Fundraising Efforts.
 
Visit www.crowdrise.com/cityofhopesalon and select “SET UP your fundraiser”
 
Host a Fundraiser at Your Salon - Submit a Pledge Form
If you are hosting a fundraiser in your community please fill out the Pledge Form and submit to City of Hope. The form needs to be submitted prior to any official fundraising event. Once received, a digital “fundraising toolkit” with template materials to help you get started will be emailed to you.
 
STEP 2: Create your Online Personal Fundraising Page
Visit  www.crowdrise.com/cityofhopesalon and select “SET UP your fundraiser”. Ask your clients, friends and family to donate online and you can see real-time updates on your fundraising progress.
 
Tools To Help You Get Started
 
Contributions May Be Sent To
City of Hope, Attn Salon Industry
1500 Duarte Rd.
Durate, CA 91010
Please do not mail cash. Convert all cash into a money order and/or check made out to City of Hope – Salon Industry.
 
Share With Us!
We want to hear about your success! Please send us a summary and pictures from your event. We want to share your success story with others across the country. Send all summary’s and pictures to acourtney@coh.org
 
We Are Here To Support You! Questions?
Andrea Courtney
Coordinator - National Professional Salon Industry
626-218-7110
 
Event Details
SAVE THE DATE
Saturday, July 11, 2015
Honoring
Steve Goddard, Pravana
Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
 
Registration information coming soon
Contact Us
Andrea Courtney
Coordinator
626-218-7110
acourtney@coh.org
 
 
NPSI News on Give Hope
Income Tax Deduction Rules
Event Tickets: The amount of your contribution, which is deductible for income tax purposes, is limited to the excess of your contribution over the value of goods received. The value, which is nondeductible, is a per person rate - check event information for amount. Tribute journal contributions and donations are 100% donation to City of Hope.
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Diabetes Resources
City of Hope is committed to the philosophy of healing the whole person throughout treatment and recovery from cancer. We offer a wide range of educational and support services for patients, their loved ones, and the community.
 
Mission Statement
City of Hope is transforming the future of health. Every day we turn science into practical benefit. We turn hope into reality. We accomplish this through exquisite care, innovative research and vital education focused on eliminating cancer and diabetes.