December 14, 2005

Contact: Jenny Savage (505) 272-3690; Denise Placencia (505) 277-4553

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thanks to a new partnership between the Children's Miracle Network and Florists' Transworld Delivery, the gift of flowers will bring a smile to not one, but two faces simultaneously.

Children's Miracle Network has teamed up with Florists' Transworld Delivery (FTC) to raise money for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals across the United States and Canada . Effective immediately, FTD will donate 15 percent of all online purchases to UNM Children's Hospital.

Interested shoppers should visithttp://www.cmn.org/ftd.php, and select Albuquerque (under New Mexico ) to begin browsing. FTD supplies a large selection of beautiful floral arrangements, fruit baskets, gourmet food gifts, and bath and beauty spa products in a variety of price ranges.

The Children's Miracle Network is the alliance of premier children's hospitals. Every year, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals provide 17 million children with state-of-the-art care, life-saving research and preventative education 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Founded in 1910, FTD is the largest floral company in the world. A leader in quality, artistry, and dependability, FTD connects approximately 20, 000 North American retail florists and supports an international floral delivery network of 50, 000 affiliated FTD florists in 154 countries.