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The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Announces November 2014 Community Days Fundraiser For Local Non-Profit Organizations and the American Heart Association

September 2, 2014



Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) September 02, 2014

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: BONT), which operates under the Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Bergner's, Carson's, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's and Younkers nameplates, announces it will host the semi-annual Community Days events in all its stores on Friday, November 14 and Saturday, November 15 benefitting local organizations, as well as the American Heart Association. Organizations can sign-up now at http://www.communitydayevent.com. Leading up to Community Days, participating local 501c-3 organizations can sell coupon booklets to supporters in their communities and online, increasing awareness of the organization, raising funds and giving customers the opportunity to shop at Bon-Ton with exclusive discounts.

"We take pride in supporting our local communities here at Bon-Ton," said Steve Byers, Executive Vice President of Stores for The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. "Giving back is part of our culture and the semi-annual Community Days event gives our customers the opportunity to support local organizations while enjoying special discounts at Bon-Ton."

When an organization completes the online registration, they will receive a unique code that can be shared on the organization's website, via email and on social media platforms. Whether supporters purchase the $5 coupon booklet from an organization member or through the unique code, the organization will keep 100% of the donation.

Now through Saturday, November 15, customers can purchase the $5 coupon booklets in stores and online at http://www.bonton.com. Customers have the choice to donate to any participating organization or the American Heart Association. In return, the purchaser will receive a $10 off coupon, as well as a booklet that contains a 30% off shopping pass and over $500 in special coupons to use at any Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Bergner's, Carson's, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's and Younkers stores and online during the two day event.

The Community Days event in February 2014 raised over $4.5 million for thousands of local non-profit organizations and the American Heart Association. Additionally, since 1999, The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. has helped participants across the country raise over $166 million for their organization. For more information or to find participating organizations, visit http://www.communitydayevent.com.

About The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., with corporate headquarters in York, Pennsylvania and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, operates 272 department stores, which includes 10 furniture galleries, in 25 states in the Northeast, Midwest and upper Great Plains under the Bon-Ton, Bergner's, Boston Store, Carson's, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's and Younkers nameplates. The stores offer a broad assortment of national and private brand fashion apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as cosmetics and home furnishings. The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. is an active and positive participant in the communities it serves.

For store locations and information visit http://www.bonton.com. Join the conversation and be inspired by following Bon-Ton on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and the new fashion, beauty and lifestyle blog, #LoveStyle.

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