Tickets are available now from participating McKinney nonprofits and go on sale at Belk on Friday Oct. 28. In 2010, the Charity Sale raised over $9 million for participating nonprofits.
Each Charity Sale ticket gives customers $5 off their first purchase during the event, including cosmetics and fragrances, and 20-70% off throughout the store. Shoes will be 25% off, 60% off fine jewelry, 25% off kids, watches, handbags, dresses, juniors and the list goes on and on. List located here (add www) belk.com/charitysale.
Over 30 groups are participating in the McKinney area including: American Cancer Society
American Red Cross – McKinney
Boys & Girls Club of Collin County
Meals on Wheels
Community Food Pantry of McKinney
Junior League of McKinney
Manegait Therapeutic Horsemanship
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
Habitat for Humanity – McKinney Restore
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2150
On Saturday Nov. 5 from 6-10 a.m. all Belk stores will welcome shoppers to take advantage of this unique opportunity to “save money to raise money.”
Belk Charity Sale, the four-hour, semi-annual in-store shopping event, offers an excellent opportunity for customers to support local charities while taking advantage of special discounts of 20-70 percent off on purchases during the event.
“Belk is committed to being involved in our communities and supporting causes important to our customers,” said Jessica Graham, vice president, communications and community relations at Belk. “Each Belk Charity Sale offers us the opportunity to reach thousands of nonprofits across our footprint and to help them raise much needed funds.”
In 2010 Belk’s Charity Sale raised more than $9.5 million for hundreds of participating charitable organizations.
On the morning of the Belk Charity Sale, the first 100 customers in each store will receive free Belk gift cards ranging in value from $5 to $100, and a chance to win one of three $1,000 Belk gift cards awarded company-wide. Each Charity Sale ticket gives customers $5 off their first purchase including cosmetics and fragrances, 25% off shoes, 60% off fine jewelry, 25% off kids, watches, handbags, dresses, juniors and the list goes on and on. (Full list located here www.belk.com/charitysale)
Are you ready to buy your Belk Charity Sale tickets? Purchase them directly from participating non-profit organizations now—charities get to keep 100 percent of profits from each $5 ticket they sell. Beginning Friday, Oct. 28 tickets may also be purchased at Belk stores with all revenues from in-store ticket sales equally divided among participating charities and schools in each local store. For more information about Belk Charity Fall 2011, please contact your Belk store.