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Saba Partners with Operation Homefront to Assist Military Families

OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AMS Health Sciences dba "Saba," one of Americas' leading companies in the field of health and nutrition, today announced a partnership with Operation Homefront.  With a $100,000 donation to Operation Homefront, Saba will join with the national nonprofit in its work of providing emergency financial and other assistance to the families of service members and wounded warriors.

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"Our partnership with Operation Homefront expands our reach and offers us more flexible ways to help our military families," said Dhamendra Lachman, owner of Saba.  "We are grateful to each member of our Saba family and customers for their support in enabling us to make this contribution.  This is a small token of our appreciation to our service members and their families for their dedication, commitment, and sacrifices they make to keep our future safe.  We ask our Saba family and customers for their continuous support to help Saba make a meaningful impact on the lives of all our military families."

Clark Bartram, spokesman for Saba, a former Marine and popular fitness celebrity, noted that many of Saba's distributors are either active or former military and some have even benefited from the services of Operation Homefront.

"We're very excited to have the support of Saba and are grateful for their commitment to military families," said Jim Knotts, President & CEO of Operation Homefront.  "Many Americans want to show their support for our military, but don't know how.  Saba is demonstrating to its customers and Americans everywhere its dedication to our men and women in uniform."

Customers can support Saba's partnership with Operation Homefront by purchasing specially-marked bottles of Saba products featuring the Operation Homefront logo available throughout 2014.

About Saba:  Saba is produced by AMS Health Sciences ("AMS"), a privately owned company that began operations in 1988.  AMS develops and distributes nutritional, weight management and personal care products, and distributes its products through a network marketing program with a mission to make positive differences to every person who we do business.  For more information on Saba, go to www.Sabaforlife.com.

About Operation Homefront:  A national nonprofit, Operation Homefront leads more than 4,500 volunteers with nationwide presence who provides emergency and other financial assistance to the families of service members and wounded warriors. Operation Homefront has met more than 750,000 needs of military families since its inception in 2002.  Accredited by the Better Business Bureau and holding an "A" rating from the American Institute of Philanthropy, nationally, 95 percent of total donations to Operation Homefront go directly to programs that provide support to our military families.  For more information, go to www.OperationHomefront.net.

SOURCE Operation Homefront

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