Get Curious and Help Kids with Kohl’s Cares Books, Plush Toys and Backpack for Just $5 Each

  Get Curious and Help Kids with Kohl’s Cares Books, Plush Toys and Backpack
  for Just $5 Each

    100 percent of the net profit supports children’s health and education
                            initiatives nationwide

Business Wire

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. -- July 9, 2013

Kohl’s Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) is inviting children and families across
the country to indulge in playful curiosity while giving back to their
communities with the latest Kohl's Cares® cause merchandise program. Now
through the end of September, Kohl’s offers exclusive hardcover editions of
timeless Curious George® books, including Curious George’s First Day of
School, Curious George’s Dinosaur Discovery, Curious George and the Puppies,
Curious George Visits the Zoo, and Curious George Goes Camping, along with
coordinating plush toys, a backpack and note cards for just $5 each. Kohl’s
also offers two great cookbooks, Kids Treats and Taste of Home: The Busy
Family Cookbook, perfect for meal planning on busy evenings. Since the
program’s inception in 2000, the Kohl’s Cares philanthropic program has raised
more than $231 million for children’s health and education programs in local
communities across the country.

Young readers will be thrilled to embark on new adventures with Curious
George, the lovable, mischievous primate and his trusty companion, the man in
the yellow hat. Customers will be proud to support the program knowing Kohl’s
donates 100 percent of the net profit to children’s health and education
initiatives nationwide.

Kohl’s Cares Cause Merchandise for Kids

  *Curious George’s First Day of School and Curious George plush: Get ready
    to head back-to-school with Curious George, the perfect monkey for the job
    of teacher’s helper, until his curiosity gets the best of him!
  *Curious George’s Dinosaur Discovery and Dinosaur plush: Journey with
    Curious George as he visits a dinosaur dig and searches high and low for
    dinosaur bones in hopes of making a big discovery!
  *Curious George and the Puppies and Puppy plush: Join Curious George as he
    visits an animal shelter and gets himself in a heap of trouble once he
    discovers the antics of a number of playful puppies.
  *Curious George Visits the Zoo and Kangaroo plush: Children will go bananas
    when Curious George snatches his favorite food from the zoo keeper, but
    ultimately redeems himself by lending a helping hand.
  *ONLINE EXCLUSIVE - Curious George Goes Camping and Moose plush: Explore
    the great outdoors with Curious George as he wanders his way through the
    woods and, ultimately, into some mischief on his first camping trip.
  *GREAT BACK-TO-SCHOOL ITEM - Curious George Backpack: Kids won’t have to
    monkey around with figuring out how to carry all their school supplies
    with the Curious George backpack. A must-have item for kids as they head
    back to the classroom!
  *GIFT IDEA FOR TEACHERS - Curious George Note Cards: Looking for a fun and
    affordable gift for a new teacher? Check out the beautifully illustrated
    Curious George note cards for just $5.

Kohl’s Cares Cause Merchandise for Grown-Ups

  *Kids Treats and Taste of Home: The Busy Family Cookbook – With
    back-to-school right around the corner, ease into the fast pace of school
    night routines with two great books! Whip up delicious, hassle-free,
    family meal recipes from Taste of Home: The Busy Family Cookbook and take
    the stress out of meal planning. And keep kids coming back for more with
    great recipes from Kids Treats that are sure to please everyone’s taste

In addition to the merchandise program, Kohl's Cares® features a scholarship
program, which recognizes more than 2,300 young volunteers each year with
scholarships and prizes; the Associates in Action program, which encourages
associate volunteerism and has donated more than $63 million to youth-focused
nonprofit organizations to date; a hospital partner program that supports more
than 160 partners nationwide; and fundraising gift cards for schools and
youth-serving nonprofit organizations. For more information, visit

Curious George and related characters, created by Margret and H. A. Rey, are
copyrighted and trademarked by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
and used under license. Licensed by Universal Studios Licensing LLLP. All
rights reserved.

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 operates1,155stores in 49 states. In
support of the communities it serves, Kohl’s has raised more than$231million
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
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