On Tuesday, October 22, 2013, Boscov’s Department Store will again host our
popular, FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS, a special day filled with fun and
fundraising, to benefit area non-profit organizations. In October, 2012 FRIENDS
HELPING FRIENDS day was a tremendous success, raising over $500,000 for service
organizations in communities with Boscov’s stores throughout Pennsylvania, New
Jersey, Delaware, New
York and Maryland.
We would like to invite your organization to join in the success of this year’s
FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS day
Boscov’s supplies the passes, signs, advertising and the free refreshments
served throughout the day in our store on Friends day. It is truly a terrific
opportunity for your group and its supporters. And it’s fun! For more information
and to participate please contact Jacqueline Paquet at (610) 370-3957 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every 501c and 170c1 non-profit organization is eligible to participate.
There is no cost or obligation to any participating organization. Your
organization will be supplied with $5 shopping passes, as many as you want, to
sell to friends, neighbors and family. Everyone who purchases a $5 Friends
Helping Friends pass receives a 25% discount shopping pass* for purchases made only on October 22, 2013. In
addition, they are eligible to win fabulous door prizes including shopping
sprees as well as valuable merchandise items. Your organization keeps the
entire $5 from every shopping pass sold.
Albright College Track & Field
Berks Agricultural Resource Network
Berks Bards, Inc.
Berks County Federation of Women’s Clubs
Berks Visiting Nurse Association
Berks Youth Chorus
Bern Evangelical Luthern Church
Breast Cancer 3-Day
College Manor Swimming Association
Faircheld "Feral Friends" Foundation
Fleetwood Area Baseball Association
Good Dog Adoption Agency
Church – Cabrini
Academy Early Learning Center
Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians
Leesport Lodge #141
Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Berks, Inc.
PA Workwear - Berks Counseling Center
PEO Philanthropic Education Organization
Polish - American Heritage Association
Robesonia Community Library
St. Anthony Rosary Society
The Friends of the Spring Township
Wernersville Public Library
Woman's Exchange of Reading
LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
Boscov’s is teaming up with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society during
the month of June. Purchase a paper pin-up at any register for $1.
go directly to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
WALK TO THE END OF CANCER.
We want your support. So do the 1 million Americans living with blood
today and help the Eastern PA Chapter make history by raising $1.9 million in
mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society® is to: Cure leukemia, lymphoma,
and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
PNC Field: Moosic, PA—September 21, 2013
Oakbourne Park: Westtown, PA—September
Coca-Cola Park: Allentown, PA—October
Bucks County Community
PA—October 19, 2013
The Art Museum at Eakins Oval: Philadelphia, PA—October
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Register today at www.lightthenight.org/epa or call
610-238-0360 ext. 6791 for information.
The Night, Eastern PA Chapter
*All Walks take place on Saturdays. Registration
opens at 4:30PM*
festivities include: Live music, kid’s entertainment,
ceremony, refreshments & more!
Boscov’s Berkshire supports the United Way of Berks County as it kicks off its READY, SET,
READ literacy program
months of June and July, Boscov’s East is collecting books to distribute to children in various Ready, Set,
Read programs. You can help local children build their reading
Thank you for donating
children’s books and helping kids become better readers!
- Choose a book or books from the reading list,
available at the Boscov’s Courtesy Desk.
- Purchase the book and drop it in one of our Page It Forward
collection bins by Wednesday, July 31st.
- Books will be sorted and delivered to kids and programs
working with kids.
CELL PHONE DONATIONS
and the 911 Cell Phone Bank have partnered to promote responsible cell
phone recycling and provide emergency communications to those in need.
who have used cell phones are encouraged to drop them off at the
Customer Service desk at any Boscov's location. Collected cell phones
will be sent to the 911 Cell Phone Bank for processing. In return, the
911 Cell Phone Bank will provide law enforcement in communities served
by Boscov's with free emergency cell phones for seniors and victims of
About 911 Cell Phone Bank:
911 Cell Phone bank is an initiative of The Charitable Recycling
Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. It was created
to provide an ongoing and readily available source of emergency cell
phones to meet unexpected and urgent needs of vulnerable residents in
communities nationwide. Since its inception, the 911 Cell Phone Bank
has generated more than 80,000 emergency cell phones for victim
services organizations nationwide.
Located at Boscov's Berkshire Courtesy Desk.
Please call (610) 779 -2000 for more information.