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Monday, 08 February 2016

Every year, nearly 4 million young people are served by Boys & Girls Clubs. To celebrate these extraordinary efforts, Ross Stores, Inc. announced that it is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) with a three-week program called, “Help Local Kids Learn.”  Beginning Feb. 7, Ross Dress for Less customers in Garden Grove and Santa Ana can make a monetary contribution at checkout to be donated to Boys & Girls Clubs of Garden Grove this February. 

 

Ross Dress For Less to Help Local Kids Learn in the Garden Grove Community

In-store giving campaign to provide funds for Boys & Girls Clubs of Garden Grove

 

Every year, nearly 4 million young people are served by Boys & Girls Clubs. To celebrate these extraordinary efforts, Ross Stores, Inc. announced that it is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) with a three-week program called, “Help Local Kids Learn.”  Beginning Feb. 7, Ross Dress for Less customers in Garden Grove and Santa Ana can make a monetary contribution at checkout to be donated to Boys & Girls Clubs of Garden Grove this February. 
 
“Ross Stores, Inc. supports charitable organizations that help empower young people in the communities we serve,” said Gary Cribb, executive vice president, Stores and Loss Prevention for Ross Stores, Inc. “In the month of February, we invite our Ross Dress for Less customers to join us in donating to the Power Hour program at local Boys & Girls Clubs to help kids thrive in school and beyond.” 
 
“The Ross Dress For Less campaign helps the Club on multiple fronts, not just limited to much needed financial support, but also in assisting to spread awareness of the vital programs and services we provide, as well as the progressive outcomes we strive to help deliver every day,” explains Mark Surmanian, Executive Director for Boys & Girls Clubs of Garden Grove.  “It is companies like Ross that really step up to make a difference and take ownership of the idea that it requires working together to be able to solve some of the most vital issues facing our youth and their families.” 
 
Campaign facts:
  • Ross Dress for Less invites customers to give at the register during the month of February to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of America
  • 100% of proceeds raised at each store will benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of America
  • Every $3 donation helps provide one hour of homework help for a Club youth
  • $15 helps keep a kid safe after school today               
 
ABOUT ROSS
Ross Stores, Inc. is an S&P 500, Fortune 500 and Nasdaq 100 (ROST) company headquartered in Dublin, California, with fiscal 2014 revenues of $11.0 billion. The Company operates Ross Dress for Less® (“Ross”), the largest off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the United States with almost 1,300 locations in 34 states, the District of Columbia and Guam. Ross offers first-quality, in-season, name brand and designer apparel, accessories, footwear and home fashions for the entire family at savings of 20% to 60% off department and specialty store regular prices every day. The Company also operates approximately 170 dd’s DISCOUNTS® in 15 states that feature a more moderately-priced assortment of first-quality, in-season, name brand apparel, accessories, footwear and home fashions for the entire family at savings of 20% to 70% off moderate department and discount store regular prices every day. Additional information is available at www.rossstores.com.
 
ABOUT BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF GARDEN GROVE 
For more than 50 years, Boys & Girls Clubs of Garden Grove (BEGREATgardengrove.org) has changed and saved lives, enabling young people to achieve great futures as productive, caring, responsible citizens. Striving to help children “BE GREAT”, Boys & Girls Clubs plays an integral role in its community by providing children hope and opportunity through school age, family support, and community outreach programs.
 
BGCGG serves 6,500 young people daily at 60 sites, from “Diapers to Diplomas,” ages 24 months-18 years old, with programs in character & leadership, education & career, the arts, health & life skills, and sports, fitness & recreation. In addition, BGCGG expands its services to over 17,000 families annually through 5 family support programs to ensure that the needs of the whole child are met. These programs include Family Campus Preschool, Early Learning Programs, School Based Counseling Program, ARCHES (Access to Resources for Children's Health, Education and Support) Program, and FYOP (Family & Youth Outreach Program). 
 
LOCAL BOYS & GIRLS CLUB CONTACT:
Rachelle Gillerman
Director of Resource Development & Marketing
(714) 530-0430 x1921
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