Submitted by: Target Corporation
Categories: Philanthropy & Corporate Contributions
Posted: May 12, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST
May 12 /CSRwire/ - Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today announced that Target Stores and Mervyn's California together have donated $15,000 to the American Red Cross to help victims of this week's fire in Los Alamos, N.M.
Other Target and Mervyn's donations include:
1,000 Helping Hugs plush bears by Target for children at shelters;
Socks, underwear and T-shirts by local Target and Mervyn's stores to area firefighters;
Clothing, non-perishable foods and diapers by local Target and Mervyn's guests and team members to local shelters;
Gift certificates by local Target and Mervyn's stores for guest merchandise, such as board games.
Target Corporation operates large-store general merchandise formats, including discount stores, moderate-priced promotional and traditional department stores. The company currently operates 1,252 stores in 45 states. This includes 921 Target stores, 267 Mervyn's stores and 64 Department Stores.
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