|[November 21, 2012]
Jo-Ann to Support Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts via In-Store Donations
HUDSON, Ohio --(Business Wire)--
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the leading fabric and craft specialty
retailer in America, in partnership with the American Red Cross, will be
collecting monetary donations now through February 1, 2013, to benefit
the American Red Cross - 2012 Hurricane and Other Related Storm Fund.
Collection boxes will be located at the registers in every Jo-Ann store
across the country to support the relief efforts dedicated to Hurricane
"Hurricane Sandy and the subsequent damage affected millions of
Americans - many of them part of the Jo-Ann family as Team Members,
loved ones or customers," said Tom Williams, senior vice president,
human resources for Jo-Ann. "Being the best fabric and craft store for
our communities, especially in times like these, is at he core of our
corporate vision. We hope our efforts will help those affected as they
continue to rebuild."
You can help people affected by disasters like Hurricane Sandy by making
a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. To find your
local Jo-Ann and join the effort, visit the store locator: bit.ly/JoAnnLocator.
About Jo-Ann Stores, Inc.
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the nation's largest fabric and craft
retailer with locations in 49 states, was founded in 1943 as a single
retail store. Today, approximately 790 Jo-Ann stores across the country
provide consumers all the fabrics, craft supplies and inspiration they
need, conveniently under one roof. For additional information, visit Joann.com.
To make creative connections, visit Joann.com/community.
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