WHAT: Sears, Roebuck and Co. donated 1,000 pillows and pillow cases from West Point Stevens and Spring Basic Bedding to the Durango Shelter assisting the American Red Cross in local relief efforts for residents dislocated by wild fires. WHERE: The pillows and pillow cases were needed to aid displaced families staying at the American Red Cross Shelter at Bayfield High School in Bayfield, Colo. BACKGROUND: In 2001, Sears, its employees and The Sears-Roebuck Foundation contributed more than $46 million in funding and merchandise to community organizations across the country. Sears' employees have volunteered more than 1.1 million hours to local organizations over the past two years. For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact Peggy Palter, Sears Media Relations at 847-286-8361.
PRNewswire -- June 21
SOURCE: Sears, Roebuck and Co.
Web site: http://www.sears.com/