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Feit Electric Partners with Autism Speaks and Home Depot for Autism Awareness Month
LED Filament Bulb that Lights Up Blue is Available at Home Depot to Support Autism Awareness Month
LOS ANGELES, CA. – 4/1/2021 – Feit Electric, a leading global lighting manufacturer and pioneer in energy-efficient lighting, partnered with Home Depot and Autism Speaks to support their mission in promoting solutions for the needs of individuals across the spectrum and their families throughout their lifespan.
In honor of Autism Awareness Month this April 2021, Feit Electric will “Light It Up Blue” with their A19/TB/LED filament bulb and will donate $100,000 to Autism Speaks regardless of sales. The “Light It Up Blue” bulb supports Autism Speaks in their vision of a world where individuals on the spectrum can reach their fullest potential. For more information about Autism Speaks, visit autismspeaks.org.
With a clear glass housing, the filament lights up blue when turned on and emits a beautiful vibrant glow. The Feit Electric Blue Clear Glass Blue LED Bulb is available for purchase at Home Depot.
The Blue Clear Glass Blue LED Bulb is a dimmable bulb that only uses 4.5 Watts of energy and has a lifespan of 20,000 hours or 18.3 years. This is an energy-efficient light bulb designed to have a classic look with the benefits of LED technology.
You too can show your support by doing one of the following:
- Light It Up Blue—Purchase a blue light bulb and install it in a visible area of your home such as a window or front porch.
- Make a donation
- Become a partner
For more information visit autismspeaks.org/get-involved.
About Feit Electric
Feit Electric is a leading global lighting and smart home brand. Since 1978, Feit Electric has embraced changes in the lighting industry as a family-owned business, including being one of the first to bring compact fluorescent lamps (CFL) and LED technologies to market. Through innovative design, supply chain expertise, and industry-leading technology, Feit Electric offers its customers a full portfolio of reliable lighting solutions including home décor lighting collections, light fixtures, smart and feature-rich high-performance lighting solutions as well as a full line of general household, specialty light bulbs in all shapes, sizes, and configurations. For more information, visit feit.com, and follow us on Twitter @feitelectricinc, Facebook @FeitElectric, Instagram @feitelectriclighting, LinkedIn, and YouTube for the latest information.