Press to Support Vital McHenry County Nonprofit with 4th of July Fundraiser

Jun 28, 2006 | Woodstock, IL


Low-cost, premier Internet Service Provider (ISP) , headquartered in Woodstock, IL., continues in its corporate tradition of community support with a Fourth of July fundraiser for McHenry County rehabilitation services provider Adult & Child Rehab Center. parent company Other World Computing will donate the use of its auxiliary building parking lot on the night of July 4 to offer people attending Woodstock's fireworks celebration a chance for premier parking directly next to the event site in Emricson Park. Donations of $5 per car will go directly to Adult & Child Rehab. also is the sponsor of the fireworks display this year.

"We are always happy to support organizations like Adult & Child Rehab that provide much needed services to people from all walks of life," said Other World Computing Logistics Manager Larry O'Connor, Sr. "The folks at Adult & Child Rehab Center are committed to the community, and we can appreciate that, as is committed to providing the top economical Internet choice for Woodstock and McHenry County." provides high quality, cost-efficient Internet service on a national basis, and is considered the premier Internet provider for Woodstock and McHenry County residents and businesses by offering unmatched family-friendly SPAM blocking and national service standards at special hometown discounts for local residents.

Volunteers will collect donations at the Other World Computing lot, located at 665 W. Jackson, on the Fourth of July starting at 7 p.m. and continuing until the lots fills. All proceeds will go directly to Adult & Child Rehab, a non-profit agency that provides physical rehabilitative services to adults and children in McHenry County regardless of ability to pay.

Coinciding with the July 4 celebration, is offering a special discount for new Woodstock-based subscribers. Standard prices starting at $6 a month are less than half of other national Internet providers. For details on the special DSL and Dial Up pricing visit, email, or call toll free (800) 869-9152.

Parent company Other World Computing is McHenry County's leading technology employer as ranked by McHenry County Business journal.


About OWC

Other World Computing (OWC), founded in 1988, is dedicated to helping Mac and PC enthusiasts do more and reach higher. We believe in sustainability – OWC solutions are genuinely built to last, go the distance, and enable users to maximize the technology investment they have already made. OWC's operation provides leadership in business sustainability, with its headquarters among the first in the world awarded LEED Platinum certification. OWC features an award-winning technical support team and an unparalleled library of step-by-step DIY and informational videos. From the home desktop to the enterprise rack, the corporate backup to secure medical data, the recording studio to the motion picture set, and beyond, there should be no compromise. That is why OWC is here.

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