MAKING EVEN MORE MILITARY WISHES COME TRUE
Overwhelming interest inspires Sears to extend the
Heroes at Home Wish Registry deadline
WHO: Sears is pleased to announce that due to overwhelming interest in the Heroes at Home(sm) Wish Registry they have extended the deadline for military families to participate so that even more wishes can be fulfilled this holiday season.
Eligible military members and their families can register for the Sears Heroes at Home Wish Registry by visiting www.sears.com/wish. To be eligible for the program, a member of the family must be serving on active duty.
WHAT: The Heroes at Home Wish Registry, one of a number of Sears Holdingsâ€™ programs supporting the military and their families, enables Searsâ€™ customers to thank Americaâ€™s military heroes for the sacrifices they make for our country. Through the Heroes at Home Wish Registry, Sears continues its long-standing tradition of support of the military, and especially their families, whose sacrifices also deserve much recognition and reward.
WHERE: Eligible military members and families can visit www.sears.com/wish and register for the program.
Registration is first come first serve, and opened at 6:00 a.m./CT on Thursday, Oct. 22.
Between Nov. 2 and Dec. 31, 2009, Sears will invite America to donate to the Heroes at Home Wish Registry which will provide military families with a Sears gift card.
WHY: The Heroes at Home program provides support to service members, veterans and their families. Sears Holdings spearheaded nationwide fundraising efforts over the past year and has raised more than $16 million through Heroes at Home for several military programs. Heroes at Home has helped hundreds of military families across America and the Wish Registry continues Sears Holdingsâ€™ support of the men and women who serve our country.
CONTACT: To find out more about Searsâ€™ Heroes at Home Wish Registry, visit www.sears.com/wish. For more information on the Wish Registry please contact Carolyn Goldberg (firstname.lastname@example.org) or 212-367-6947.