Macy’s helps local charity raise funds and awareness to support semi-pro/minor league football.
BINGHAMTON, NY – (June 01, 2014) - Macy’s and the American Football Association invite customers to participate in Macy’s ninth annual national “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event on August 23, 2014. Macy’s “Shop For A Cause” is a unique one-day-only shopping event created to support local charities’ fundraising efforts, and has helped raise more than $44 million for charities across the country since 2006. Customers can participate in this year’s event by purchasing shopping passes from the American Football Association now.
“Macy’s is committed to giving back, both nationally and to our local communities,” said Martine Reardon, Macy’s chief marketing officer. “For the last eight years, Macy’s ‘Shop For A Cause’ program has provided our customers and associates a unique opportunity to show their support and give back to their local community organizations, while also enjoying great savings at Macy’s.”
Macy’s has provided the American Football Association with shopping passes to sell for $5 each. The American Football Association will keep 100 percent of every shopping pass it sells. The more shopping passes sold, the more money the American Football Association will raise!
By purchasing a shopping pass from the American Football Association, customers support the association’s causes, while enjoying a day of spectacular discounts, entertainment and special events at Macy’s. Pass holders will receive special discounts on most regular, sale and clearance purchases all day, but some exclusions apply.