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17-Jul-2018

31st Annual Bob’s Discount Furniture Golf Outing Raises $635,000
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced that its 2018 golf outing raised $635,000 for children’s charities. The money will benefit organizations selected by Bob’s Discount Furniture’s Charitable Foundation, including the Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters, Camp Rising Sun, Family & Children's Aid, The Jimmy Fund, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, and Cardinal Cushing Centers.


23-Oct-2017

Bob’s Discount Furniture Announces Grand Opening of New Headquarters in Manchester, CT.
Bob’s Discount Furniture, the leading furniture retailer dedicated to untouchable values, today announced the opening of its new headquarters and corporate campus on Tolland Turnpike in Manchester, CT.


18-Oct-2017

Bob’s Discount Furniture Enters Los Angeles Market with Six Store Openings Scheduled for 2018
Bob’s Discount Furniture, the leading furniture retailer dedicated to untouchable value, today announced the opening of six new stores in the Los Angeles market. The furniture retailer will be cutting the ribbon on February 15, 2018 at its new locations in Baldwin Park, Huntington Beach, LA-Mid-Town, Long Beach, West Hills and Valencia. These six new stores will be Bob’s first on the West Coast.


18-July-2017

30th Annual Bob’s Discount Furniture Golf Outing Raises $628,000 for Local Children’s Charities
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced that its 2017 golf outing raised $628,000 for local Connecticut children’s charities. The money will benefit organizations carefully selected by Bob’s Discount Furniture’s Charitable Foundation, including the Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters, Family & Children’s Aid, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, and Camp Rising Sun, a camp for children who have been diagnosed with cancer.


14-Jan-2017

Bob’s Discount Furniture Celebrates 4th Year of Partnership with Autism Speaks
Bob’s Discount Furniture, the leading furniture retailer dedicated to untouchable value, today announced it will continue its partnership with Autism Speaks to enhance lives and accelerate solutions for individuals with autism and their families. Over the past four years, Bob’s has contributed $350,000 to Autism Speaks through sponsorships, Café Collections for a Cause, and gift card donations. Bob’s has pledged over $125,000 this year alone.


21-April-2017

New York City FC names Bob’s Discount Furniture Official Furniture Store
New York City FC has partnered with Bob’s Discount Furniture, the leading furniture retailer dedicated to untouchable value, making Bob’s the official furniture store of the Club. As part of the partnership, Bob’s will help fans digitally engage with the Club they love by sponsoring a fan-favorite social media series, now called the “NYCFC Play of the Month Presented by Bob’s Discount Furniture.” Bob’s will also receive stadium assets for all locally broadcast regular season home matches and have a presence on the Club’s website and digital newsletter. NYCFC adds to Bob’s robust list of professional team official sponsorships.

6-Dec-2017

Bob’s Discount furniture continues Reach Out and Read campaign at New Hampshire hospital
Bob’s Discount Furniture visited Elliot Hospital in Manchester, New Hampshire on Monday, November 28 to read Oh, the Things You Can Do that are Good for You! by children’s author Tish Rabeto patients as part of its year-long partnership with Reach Out and Read. Dressed up as the Cat in the Hat, two members of the Bob’s Outreach team read the story from the hospital’s Patient Entertainment Center.

16-Nov-2017

Bob’s Discount Furniture Donates $86,000 to Hunger-Relief Organizations
In celebration of the upcoming holidays, Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced a donation of $86,000 to food pantries and hunger-relief programs within its markets throughout the northeast, mid-Atlantic and midwest. An organization near each of the 76 Bob’s Discount Furniture stores, three distribution centers and seven future store locations will receive a $1,000 donation from the furniture retailer.

21-July-2017

29th Annual Bob’s Discount Furniture Golf Outing Raises over $600,000 for Local Children’s Charities
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced that its 2016 golf outing raised over $600,000 for local Connecticut children’s charities. The money will benefit organizations carefully selected by Bob’s Discount Furniture’s Charitable Foundation, including the Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters, Family & Children’s Aid, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, and Camp Rising Sun, a camp for children who have been diagnosed with cancer.

27-Jun-2016

Bob's Discount Furniture Partners with March of Dimes for Donation to NICU
Bob’s Discount Furniture is teaming up with March of Dimes to donate to the NICU Family Support Program at the Connecticut Children’s NICU at the University of Connecticut Health Center on June 27, 2016. The furniture retailer will be presenting a check to the hospital on behalf of the March for Babies top fundraising team, the Kahn family. The family participated in the annual walk, to continue their healing process and honor the recent loss of their son, Noah. Born at just 23 weeks, Noah weighed 1 pound and 4 ounces, allowing Laura and Adam Kahn to spend just 13 short hours with their son. Along with the donation to the NICU, the Kahn family will be receiving a gift card to Bob’s Discount Furniture. The other top 19 fundraising teams from the March for Babies will also be receiving gift cards to the furniture store.

29-Sept-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Launches 10th Annual Celebrate the Arts Contest
Bob’s Discount Furniture today kicked off its 10th annual Celebrate the Arts contest. From Thursday, October 1 through Saturday, October 31, schools can enter to win a $25,000 cultural grant to support their arts programs. Led by the Bob’s Discount Furniture Outreach team, the contest aims to generate awareness and support of fine arts and cultural programs to help maintain visual, creative, and performing arts in schools.

2-Sept-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Opens Newest Store in Wyomissing, PA
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced the opening of its store in Wyomissing, PA. The company will host grand opening celebrations beginning Thursday, September 3 and continuing through Monday, September 7, 2015. Adding more than a dozen new stores in the past two years, Bob’s now has 63 stores in 11 states across the East Coast and Mid-Atlantic regions. A grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony will take place Thursday, September 3 at 9:45 a.m. and will feature an appearance by Cathy Poulin, spokesperson and public relations director at Bob’s Discount Furniture. Guests will have the opportunity to meet Philadelphia Eagles alumni players Fred Barnett and Sean Landeta, and enter for a chance to win a pair of Philadelphia Eagles 2015 season tickets. Additional activities, including face painting and balloon clowns, will take place throughout the long weekend.

5-Aug-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Celebrates Grand Opening of Newest Store in Harrisburg, PA
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced it will be hosting a grand opening ceremony on Saturday, August 8, 2015 for its new store in Harrisburg, PA. Bob’s will celebrate the new location by contributing a total of $10,000 to local charitable organizations and schools, including the Joshua Group and Holy Family Elementary School. After opening more than a dozen new stores during the past two years including four new locations in May 2015, Bob’s will now have 62 stores in 11 states across the East Coast and Mid-Atlantic regions, with additional expansion planned for 2016.

21-May-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Celebrates Four New Store Openings by Donating $50,000 to Local Charities and Schools
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced the opening of four new stores in the Greater Pittsburgh and Baltimore areas. Bob’s will celebrate the four new locations by contributing over $50,000 to local charitable organizations and schools. Additionally, Bob’s announced the relocation of its Seabrook, N.H. store. After opening more than a dozen new stores during the past two years, Bob’s will now have 61 stores in 11 states across the East Coast and Mid-Atlantic regions, with additional expansion planned for 2016.

1-April-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Donates $40,000 to Special Olympics
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced that it is donating $40,000 to the Special Olympics in support of athletes training across the Mid-Atlantic and New England region, a $10,000 increase from Bob’s donation in 2014. Half of this year’s contribution to Special Olympics comes from the company’s Bob’s Outreach program, which supports schools and children-related charities, while the other half is made possible by customer contributions to collection jars located in the cafes found in every Bob’s store, which offer free refreshments (including gourmet coffee, ice cream, cookies and candy) to all Bob’s shoppers.

20-March-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Donates $5,000, and Provides Volunteers to Help the Annual Channel 3 Kids Camp Telethon
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced it is donating $5,000, and supplying a group of volunteer employees to answer phones and help with this year’s annual Channel 3 Kids Camp Telethon. The live fundraising event is scheduled for broadcast on Saturday, March 21, from 6-9 a.m. during the morning news on Hartford’s WFSB TV Channel 3.

2-March-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Kicks Off $10,000 Reach Out and Read Sponsorship With Cat in the Hat Author at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center School
In celebration of National Read Across America Day and the 111th birthday of Dr. Seuss author Theodor Seuss Geisel today, Bob’s Discount Furniture is partnering with Reach Out and Read to launch “Rocking the Road to Read with Bobs Outreach,” a new year-long initiative to increase early literacy by bringing smiles and books to local children’s hospitals.

2-March-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Teams Up with Blue Bell to Provide Mattresses and Box Springs Valued at Nearly $20,000 to New Jersey Housing Project
Many cities across the U.S. are grappling with chronic homelessness caused by a lack of affordable housing. But one New Jersey community is taking steps to address the problem head-on, with help from Bob’s Discount Furniture and the largest U.S. King Koil mattress licensee Blue Bell Mattress Co. Inc.

17-Feb-2015

High School Students Donate 23,500 lifesaving units of blood through Bob’s $250,000 High School Heroes Scholarship Program
High school students in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York are helping maintain the community blood supply by donating more than 23,500 lifesaving units of blood so far this school year. Students have three more months left in the academic year to make a meaningful difference for hospital patients and aim to win a scholarship from the Bob's Discount Furniture $250,000 High School Heroes Scholarship Program. The Bob’s High School Heroes Scholarship Program recognizes students who make exceptional contributions to the American Red Cross blood donation program in their schools, and helps encourage young people to become involved by helping patients in need.

11-Feb-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Announces Plans for two new Pittsburgh Stores
Bob’s Discount Furniture plans to continue expanding its fast-growing Pennsylvania retail operations by opening two stores in the Pittsburgh area during this year’s second quarter. The Connecticut-based furniture retailer has leased spaces for a new store in Robinson Township, 12 miles west of Pittsburgh, and at another location in Monroeville, located 15 miles east of the city.

10-Jan-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Celebrates Three New Philadelphia-Area Store Openings by Donating $30,000 to Local Charities and Schools
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced it will contribute $30,000 to charitable organizations and schools in the Greater Philadelphia area to celebrate the opening of its three newest furniture stores there. Scheduled for grand openings on February 12, these stores will bring Bob’s high-quality, affordable home furnishings to a wider audience of area residents, while adding 92 new jobs to the local economy.

9-Jan-2015

Bob’s Discount Furniture Donates $45,000 to Save the Children
Bob’s Discount Furniture today announced it is donating $45,000 to the Save the Children Federation, whose nutrition, healthcare, education and emergency response programs give millions of children each year a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm.