LOAVES & FISHES PARTICIPATES IN MACY’S NINTH ANNUAL “SHOP FOR A CAUSE”
Macy’s helps local charity raise funds and awareness to provide hot and nutritious meals to our low-income community.
Macy’s and Loaves & Fishes invite customers to participate in Macy’s ninth annual national “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event on August 29, 2015. 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 Loaves & Fishes 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.”
Your donations will support hunger relief in our community while enjoying a day of spectacular discounts, entertainment and special events at Macy’s. Shopping Pass holders will receive special discounts on most regular, sale and clearance purchases all day, but some exclusions apply.
For more information about Macy’s “Shop For A Cause,” visit macys.com/shopforacause. To purchase a shopping pass from Loaves & Fishes, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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About Loaves & Fishes
Mission: Loaves & Fishes Family Kitchen commits to providing no cost, hot nutritious meals and support services in a dignified, safe and caring environment. We offer services to all in need, with a special emphasis on families, seniors and the homeless.
Vision: Loaves & Fishes Family Kitchen aims to serve as many struggling individuals as possible with a focus on geographical areas of greatest need.
The organization was founded to fill a compelling community void: low-income families’ need for free, nutritious, hot food. Loaves & Fishes began with a simple meal of fish and bread for 11 adults and 15 children in February, 1980. Today Loaves & Fishes is one of the most respected and well-known safety net providers in Santa Clara County, serving and delivering over 4,000 prepared meals a week at multiple locations as far south as Morgan Hill and as far north as Palo Alto. In 2015 we will serve over 150,000 meals to those in need.