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Bloomingdale's 13th Annual' Love Where You Live' Charity Event

Bloomingdale’s will host Love Where You Live on Thursday, October 20 and 21, 2009 from 10am-10pm in its three area locations: Chevy Chase, Tysons Corner and White Flint.  Dedicated to supporting six of the Washington, D.C. area’s prominent non-profit organizations, this charity event features live entertainment, fashion events, culinary demonstrations, incredible discounts, and more, as well as focuses on giving back to the community.  This year’s charities include Autism Speaks, U.S. Dream Academy, National Capital Area of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Junior League of Washington, Family Support Center and Choral Arts Society.

Participating non-profit charities will be selling event tickets on October 20th and 21st for $10 each, with all ticket sales directly benefiting these organizations.  In addition, when guests present their tickets the day of the event, they will earn an additional $5* for the organization from which they purchased their ticket.  Tickets entitle the holder to a 15%-20%** savings on purchases made throughout the day at Bloomingdale’s stores, and in addition, all entertainment and events associated with Love Where You Live are complimentary to attendees.

“Love Where You Live is an event of which we are extremely proud.  Raising awareness of and much needed dollars for non-profit organizations that help support our local communities is a focus of Bloomingdale’s, and this event in Washington is a great example of these efforts,” said Anne Keating, Senior Vice President, Public Relations.

*One ticket per person presented at the door will constitute the additional $5 donation.

**Limited exclusions apply.  Discount is determined by total amount spent with a Bloomingdale’s charge card.

Bloomingdale's is America's only nationwide, full-line, upscale department store and a division of Macy's, Inc. It was founded in 1872 and currently operates 41 stores in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Illinois, Minnesota, Georgia, Florida, Nevada, and California.  In addition, in 2010 Bloomingdale’s opened its first international location in Dubai and will open four US outlet stores. Be sure to follow Bloomingdale's on Facebook (www.facebook.com/bloomingdales) or Twitter (www.twitter.com/bloomingdales), and for more information, or to shop any time, visit www.bloomingdales.com.