Contact: Jonny Rose

(954) 753-8000

jonny.rose@wholefoods.com

Luciana Salamé

(305) 573-0658

luciana@brustmancarrinopr.com

WHOLE FOODS MARKET® – CORAL SPRINGS CELEBRATES
14 YEARS OF GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

Saturday, September 15 & Sunday, September 16, 2012

 

Join Whole Foods Market – Coral Springs as it celebrates its 14th anniversary in Coral Springs on Saturday, September 15 and Sunday, September 16, 2012. The two-day celebration titled 14 Years of Giving Back will include fun, interactive activities for customers of all ages and chances to win prizes beginning at noon to 4 p.m. Schedule of activities follows:

Saturday, September 15

  • Customers have one spin at a prize wheel for a chance to win a Whole Trade gift basket.*

  • Kids can take pictures with Wade – the Whole Trade Banana!

  • Customers can meet past recipients of charitable events such as 5% Day and Donate Your Dime and have the chance to nominate a charity of their choice.

  • 2 pm: Kid’s Club – Terrariums with Tammy for the first 20 kids (ages 16 and under) who register at customer service. 

  • 3 pm: “The Voice of Coral Springs” contest. Team Members compete by imitating announcements of the man behind the voice of Whole Foods Market Coral Springs. The winning Team Member gets to choose the store’s next 5% Day beneficiary.

 

Sunday, September 16

  • Sampling of products throughout the store.

  • Prize registrations throughout the store – customers receive an entry form at the front of the store and select a prize to enter to win.*

  • Representatives from America’s Moms for Soldiers will collect non-perishables and toiletries for care packages to be sent to soldiers, marines and airmen serving overseas. 

  • 2 pm: Cake cutting honoring Lisa Boccard from Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund.

In the past, the following organizations have benefitted from various fundraising efforts at Whole Foods Market – Coral Springs: KidSafe Foundation, In Jacob’s Shoes, Horses & The Handicapped, Abi’s Place, Veterans in Need Foundation, Grateful Paws, Sawgrass Nature Center, Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund, JAFCO, SOS Children’s Villages – Florida, Kids of Love and more.

*No purchase necessary. See store for Official Rules.

 

Whole Foods MarketCoral Springs is located at 810 University Drive. Telephone: (954) 753-8000.

 

About Whole Foods Market®

Founded in 1980 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (wholefoodsmarket.com, NASDAQ: WFM), is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America’s first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named “America’s Healthiest Grocery Store” by Health magazine. The company’s motto, “Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet”™ captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, Team Member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company’s more than 64,000 Team Members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 15 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2011, the company had sales of more than $10 billion and currently has more than 315 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.