Donations will be matched with discounts from store
The “Season of Wishes” holiday campaign at Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHOS) continues with “A Very Merry Santa Sale”, December 13-24, at the Sears Hometown Store of TAFT. Customers who donate $5 to Make-A-Wish® upon checkout will receive an extra five percent off almost everything storewide or an fifteen percent off appliance purchases over $499 with your Sears card.
“With the support of our customers, Sears Hometown Stores will be able to help more children with life-threatening medical conditions experience the powerful, and oftentimes, life-changing impact of a fulfilled wish,” said Ronika Nand , store manager of Sears Hometown Store of Taft .
Since partnering with Make-A-Wish in 2014, Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores have raised more than $4.1 million for the wish granting organization.
The “Season of Wishes” holiday campaign invites customers to any of the 1,012-plus Sears Hometown Store, Sears Outlet Store, Sears Home Appliance Showroom and Sears Appliance & Hardware locations nationwide to make incremental donations of $2, $5 or $10 in support of the campaign before December 31. Sears Hometown & Outlet Stores, Inc. will donate 100 percent of customer donations to Make-A-Wish. For more information, visit wish.org.
Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
According to a 2011 U.S. study of wish impact, most health professionals surveyed believe a wish-come-true has positive impacts on the health of children. Kids say wishes give them renewed strength to fight their illness, and their parents say these experiences help strengthen the entire family.
Headquartered in Phoenix, Make-A-Wish is one of the world's leading children's charities, serving children in every community in the United States and its territories. With the help of generous donors and more than 33,000 volunteers, Make-A-Wish grants a wish somewhere in the country every 34 minutes. It has granted more than 300,000 wishes since its inception in 1980; more than 15,300 in 2016 alone. Visit Make-A-Wish at www.wish.org to learn more.