Massage Envy Spa Glendale Acknowledged For Excellence By The Glendale Latino Association


Glendale, California — February 17, 2011– Thursday, February 24th The Glendale Latino Association is hosting a luncheon at the Embassy Suites Los Angeles – Glendale at noon to honor Glendale businesses for their excellence in business and in service to the Glendale community. This year, Massage Envy Spa of Glendale will be awarded the prestigious “Business of the Year.”


According to Amada Navarrete, President of The Glendale Latino Association, Massage Envy Spa of Glendale was chosen, “…because of their commitment to the community. Andrew [Garsten] and Helen [McDonagh] are exemplary business owners who understand and value the community they serve. They are particularly supportive of our mission to provide scholarships to excelling students.”


Massage Envy Spa of Glendale regularly hosts fund raising mixers for GLA and has donated generously to their scholarship fund. This year, McDonagh has created a special “Health and Wellness Scholarship” to be awarded to a Latino student continuing his or her education in the field of wellness.


“Both Andrew and I believe very strongly in higher education, and are grateful for this wonderful opportunity to assist The Glendale Latino Association in creating that possibility for Glendale’s young people. We’re honored to be named their Business of the Year for 2011,” said McDonagh.


About Massage Envy Spa- Glendale: Since opening their doors in 2005, Andrew Garsten and Helen McDonagh have held fast to their intention to be an oasis of wellness and sustainability for the surrounding Glendale community. The business owners donate over $20,000 per year to local charities and schools.


About The Glendale Latino Association: The Glendale Latino Association brings together businesses and professionals, promotes activities that improve education, and provides scholarships to local students who have demonstrated educational excellence and extraordinary citizenship.