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Media Alert: Kohl’s Department Stores, Nationwide Children’s Hospital Announce Program Gift

Kohl’s Cares grants $218,814 for safety and injury prevention for central Ohio children


Columbus, OH - 9/6/2013

WHAT:

Kohl’s Department Stores check presentation to Nationwide Children’s Hospital at the Home & Garden Show and Holiday Fest

WHO:    

The gift supports the K.I.S.S. program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, which supports injury prevention and safety education programs. Since 2000, Kohl’s has donated more than $3 million to Nationwide Children’s Hospital through Kohl’s Cares®.

WHEN:

1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7

WHERE:

Ohio Expo Center (Ohio State Fairgrounds) - 717 E. 17th Ave., Columbus

VISUALS:
•    On stage with HGTV’s Cousins on Call
•    Kids’ activities: pumpkin decorating, prize wheel
•    Kohl’s and community volunteers
•    Kohl’s Associates presenting an oversized $218,814 check to hospital executives


About Kohl’s

Based in Menomonee Falls, Wis., Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) is a family-focused, value-oriented specialty department store offering moderately priced, exclusive and national brand apparel, shoes, accessories, beauty and home products in an exciting shopping environment. With a commitment to environmental leadership, Kohl’s operates 1,155 stores in 49 states. In support of the communities it serves, Kohl’s has raised more than $231 million for children’s initiatives nationwide through its Kohl’s Cares cause merchandise program, which operates under Kohl's Cares LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Kohl's Department Stores Inc. For a list of store locations and information, or for the added convenience of shopping online, visit www.Kohls.com, join the discussion on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/kohls) or Twitter (http://twitter.com/Kohls), or get inspired on Pinterest (http://pinterest.com/kohls/) and Instagram (http://instagram.com/kohls).

Media Contact: Brian Harman, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 614-425-3405

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