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Bob’s Discount Furniture Partners with the Washington Redskins and the Greater Washington Urban League to Donate Furniture to First-Time Homeowners
Bob’s Discount Furniture, together with the Washington Redskins, presented four deserving families with furnishings for their new homes and tickets to the Redskins preseason game.
Bob’s Discount Furniture Recognized for Sustainability Practices
Bob's Discount Furniture was recently recognized as a leader in sustainability by both the environmental-impact non-profit Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) and the National Wildlife Federation (NWF).
Bob’s Discount Furniture Brings New Meaning to Its “Discount”
Omni-channel retailer, Bob's Discount Furniture, announces an ambitious new brand campaign designed to shed light on how the company creates and offers accessible value for its customers. As the retailer, now boasting 119 furniture stores from coast to coast, continues to expand beyond its humble Connecticut roots, it faces the misperception that the word “discount” in its brand name indicates “cheap” alternatives to better made furniture.
Bob’s Discount Furniture Announces Partnership with Operation Homefront
Bob's Discount Furniture announces a new corporate partnership with Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit that serves America’s military families. Through this partnership, Bob’s will support Homes on the Homefront, the Back to School Brigade, and other Operation Homefront programs designed to help build strong, stable, and secure military families.
Bob’s Discount Furniture Donates $72,000 to Special Olympics
Bob’s Discount Furniture continues its ongoing support of Special Olympics through its successful Café Collections for a Cause campaign. Throughout the months of January through March, Bob’s raised $72,000 via collections in stores across the country, which were then matched by the company.
Bob’s Discount Furniture Continues Expansion Into New Markets Throughout 2019
Bob’s Discount Furniture, one of the fastest growing furniture retailers in the country, celebrated seven store openings across the United States in the first quarter of 2019. Adding more than 20 new stores since February 2018, Bob’s now boasts 111 retail locations in 18 states throughout the East Coast, West Coast, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest regions.
Bob’s Discount Furniture Delivers a $25,000+ Bedroom Furniture Donation to The Teen Project for Vera’s Sanctuary for Women
Bob’s Discount Furniture has partnered with The Teen Project, a non-for-profit serving at-risk, homeless, and sex-trafficked young women, to furnish all bedrooms at the new Vera’s Sanctuary for Women. As part of this partnership, Bob’s has donated over $25,000 worth of furniture and bedding to the five-house haven for young women between the ages of 15 and 21.
Bob’s Discount Furniture Launches Augmented Reality App in Partnership with Marxent
Bob’s Discount Furniture, one of the fastest growing furniture retailers in the country, today announced the launch of their new shopping app with Augmented Reality (AR) visualization for iOS
Bob’s Discount Furniture Hosts Bed Zone Bash at Gillette Stadium with New England Patriots
Bob’s Discount Furniture and the Patriots hosted an incredible event for 200 children in need at Gillette Stadium on Monday, August 13th. The children, ages 8 to 13 from Lynn and Salem, were surprised by the grand unveiling of 200 Bob-O-Pedic Patriots-themed beds, one bed for each child.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.