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Annual fundraiser a success

Published: Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

Clubs to benefit from fundraiser

STERLING – Bon-Ton stores have raised more than $436,000 in donations through its partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

The Give the Gift of a Great Future Campaign ran from Nov. 29 to Dec. 24.

Customers were given the opportunity to purchase a $7 plush teddy bear or make a $3 donation at any Bon-Ton store, including Bergner’s in Sterling, and online, with 100 percent of the net proceeds donated to Boys & Girls Club of America.

The company also donated $1 for every holiday greeting card shared on Facebook.

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