FULTON, NY Ã¢â‚¬â€œ BurkeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Home Centers is doing its part to help the United Way of Greater Oswego County reach its goal for the agencyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s 2009 / 2010 annual campaign.
Chuck Handley of BurkeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Home Centers recently presented the United Way with a donation for the agencyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Donor Incentive Program.
The program offers those who donate to the United WayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s 2009 / 2010 annual campaign the opportunity to win special prizes as an incentive for supporting the United Way.
Those pledging a minimum donation of $1 per week for one year will be automatically entered into the drawings.
Those wishing to do still have time to pledge, as the drawings for the prizes will be help in April.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“We have had a good response to our incentive program this year and thanks to our partnerships with a number of area business we are offering our supporters the opportunity to win some great prizes. With many workplace campaigns still active, I would like to remind everyone that there is still time to pledge and become eligible for the drawings,Ã¢â‚¬Â said resource development director for the United Way Lois Luber. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Those pledging a minimum donation of $1 per week for one year to the United WayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s 2009 / 2010 campaign through their workplace payroll deduction will be automatically entered into the drawings, which will be held in April. These incentives are a nice way for us to do something for our donors and hopefully increase the number of first time pledges.Ã¢â‚¬Â
BurkeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Home Centers have donated five $50 gift cards good either their Oswego or Fulton locations.
The gift cards are be among the following prizes that donors will be eligible to win:
- Five $100 gift cards to Bosco & Geers Food Store in Oswego courtesy of Eagle Beverage.
- Five $100 gift cards to CanaleÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Restaurant in Oswego courtesy of Planned Results, Inc.
- Five $50 gift cards from BurkeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Home Centers in Oswego and Fulton
- A $100 gift card to Bosco & Geers Food Store in Oswego courtesy of Theresa Himes.
- Six one-month memberships from Stability Fitness in Oswego
- A ladies Citizen Eco-Drive Watch courtesy of DuForeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Jewelers in Oswego
- New York Mets and Syracuse Chiefs tickets courtesy of Bond, Schoeneck & King
- Gas Cards courtesy of StewartÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Shops of Oswego County
Ã¢â‚¬Å“We are pleased to be able to offer these prizes to our donors and are appreciative of the support we have received from those who have provided the prizes,Ã¢â‚¬Â added Luber.
Those interested may also register by visiting www.oswegounitedway.org
For more information, call 593-1900.