Ross Stores Donates to American Red Cross Napa Chapter to Support Earthquake
DUBLIN, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014
DUBLIN, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Ross Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROST)
announced today that it is making a $25,000 cash donation to the American Red
Cross Napa Chapter. This donation will help the Red Cross provide services
such as food, shelter, relief supplies and support to people affected by
disasters like the recent earthquake in California.
Michael O'Sullivan, President and Chief Operating Officer, commented, "Ross
Stores is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, and we are committed to
helping our neighbors and nearby communities that were impacted by this
earthquake. Our thoughts go out to all those who suffered losses as a result
of this disaster."
About Ross Stores:
Ross Stores, Inc. is an S&P 500, Fortune 500 and Nasdaq 100 (ROST) company
headquartered in Dublin, California, with fiscal 2013 revenues of $10.2
billion. The Company operates Ross Dress for Less^® ("Ross"), the largest
off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the United States with 1,194
locations in 33 states, the District of Columbia and Guam as of August 2,
2014. Ross offers first-quality, in-season, name brand and designer apparel,
accessories, footwear and home fashions for the entire family at everyday
savings of 20% to 60% off department and specialty store regular prices. The
Company also operates 144 dd's DISCOUNTS^® in 13 states as of August 2, 2014
that feature a more moderately-priced assortment of first-quality, in-season,
name brand apparel, accessories, footwear and home fashions for the entire
family at everyday savings of 20% to 70% off moderate department and discount
store regular prices. Additional information is available at
About The American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to
victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches
skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports
military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit
organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American
public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org
or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.
Contact: Connie Wong
Director, Investor & Media Relations
SOURCE Ross Stores, Inc.
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