New York, NY (January 17, 2012) — This February, Saks Fifth Avenue will give 5% of all registered purchases made with a Saks Fifth Avenue credit card back to charity. The donations will benefit certain local organizations, keeping support within eachSaks Fifth Avenue store’s immediate community.
“Saks Fifth Avenueis committed to our local communities. We appreciate our customers’ charitable involvement and look forward to giving back locally with this exciting and newly implemented national program,” Steve Sadove, Chairman and CEO, Saks Incorporated, said.
Customers may select which local charity fromSaks Fifth Avenue’s roster they wish to allocate their 5% contribution. Registration is one simple step at point of sale linking the customer account with their chosen charity.
Saks Fifth AvenueRichmondhas partnered with the following charities from February 1 to 29, 2012:TheRichmondSPCA The Central Virginia FoodBank The Children’s Museum of Richmond
Saks Fifth AvenueRichmondis located in theStony PointFashionPark, 804.320.6960.
Saks.com will also be supporting the program, with 5% of online purchases made using a registered Saks credit card, being donated to St. Jude Children’sResearchHospital.
About Saks Fifth Avenue
Saks Fifth Avenue, one of the world’s preeminent specialty retailers, is renowned for its superlative American and international designer collections, its expertly edited assortment of handbags, shoes, , jewelry. cosmetics and gifts, and the first-rate fashion expertise and exemplary client service of its Associates. Today, Saks operates 46 full-line stores in 22 states, 2 licensed stores in the Middle East and 2 licensed stores inMexico City,61 Saks Fifth AvenueOFF 5TH stores and saks.com, the company’s online store.CONTACT: Eleanor Banco Saks Fifth Avenue 212.451.3954 [email protected]