Press Releases Feb 17, 2010

Shutterfly Foundation Announces 2010 Grant Cycle

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb 17, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Shutterfly, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFLY), the leading Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service, today announced that the Shutterfly Foundation is now accepting grant applications. The Shutterfly Foundation is comprised of Shutterfly employees with a mission to help non-profit organizations that support families and children in need in the San Francisco Bay Area, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, and Maricopa County, Arizona, where Shutterfly has operations. Non-profits interested in learning more can go to The deadline for grant applications is April 2, 2010.

In 2009, the Shutterfly Foundation awarded $10,000 grants to eight non-profit organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area and Charlotte, North Carolina, whose programs supported Shutterfly Foundation’s vision. Winners included the following organizations in San Francisco Bay Area: Community School of Music and Art, Family Connections, National Alliance for Mental Illness, Reading Partners and SPARK, as well as the following organizations in Charlotte, North Carolina: Light Factory, Children’s Theater of Charlotte and Right Moves for Youth.

“The Shutterfly Foundation is thrilled to begin our third year of grant funding,” said Doug Galen, senior vice president, business and corporate development and executive sponsor of the Shutterfly Foundation. “We are proud to partner with and support non-profit organizations that are making a difference in the communities where our employees live and work.”

“In the words of Marian Wright Edelman, ‘you really can change the world if you care enough.’ Thank you to the Shutterfly Foundation for caring about young people and for supporting Right Moves for Youth,” said Tayuanee Dewberry, executive director of Right Moves for Youth of their 2009 grant award. “Together, we’re changing lives.”

The Shutterfly Foundation 2010 grant cycle is open and is currently accepting applications from non-profit organizations operating in the following communities:

  • San Francisco Bay Area operating programs in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties
  • Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
  • Maricopa County, Arizona

The application deadline is April 2, 2010 and grant notifications will be sent in June 2010. For more information or to apply, please visit

About Shutterfly

Founded in 1999, Shutterfly, Inc. is an Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service. Shutterfly provides high quality products and world class services that make it easy, convenient and fun for consumers to preserve their digital photos in a creative and thoughtful manner. Shutterfly’s flagship product is its award-winning Photo Book line, which helps consumers celebrate memories and tell their stories in professionally bound coffee table books. More information about Shutterfly (NASDAQ:SFLY) is available at Shutterfly and are trademarks of Shutterfly, Inc.

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