Ross Dress For Less Helps Local Kids Learn

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In-store giving campaign provides funds to the Boys & Girls Club of Sweetwater County

SWEETWATER COUTNY — Every year, nearly four million young people are served by Boys & Girls Clubs. To celebrate these extraordinary efforts, Ross Stores, Inc. announced its partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America with a four-week program called, “Help Local Kids Learn.”  Customers were able to make a monetary contribution at the Rock Springs Ross Dress for Less location during checkout to be donated to the Boys & Girls Club of Sweetwater County this past February. 

The Rock Springs Ross Dress for Less and local shoppers came together to raise $2,608.77 for the Boys & Girls Club of Sweetwater County’s PowerHour program.  PowerHour helps club members age 6-18 achieve academic success by providing homework help, tutoring and high-yield learning activities and encouraging members to become self-directed learners. 

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Campaign facts:

  • Ross Stores, Inc. invited 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 benefit local Boys & Girls Clubs 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 Stores

Ross Stores, Inc. is an S&P 500, Fortune 500 and Nasdaq 100 (ROST) company headquartered in Dublin, California, with fiscal 2017 revenues of $14.1 billion. The Company operates Ross Dress for Less® (“Ross”), the largest off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the United States with 1,483 locations in 38 states, the District of Columbia and Guam as of November 3, 2018. 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 237 dd’s DISCOUNTS® in 18 states as of November 3, 2018 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.