Media Alert: Kohls Department Stores, Nationwide Childrens Hospital Announce Program Gift

September 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

About Nationwide Children's Hospital

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-18 list of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric healthcare systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of nearly 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.4 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded freestanding pediatric research facilities. More information is available at NationwideChildrens.org.