Tanger Outlet Center in Branson Makes Donation to Fight Breast Cancer
Branson, MO 12/9/10 – The Tanger Outlet Center in Branson raised and is donating $64,939.00 for the battle against breast cancer on December 15th at 2:00 p.m. at The Tanger Outlet Center. During this season of hope and giving, Tanger is proud to make this donation to Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks which is a resource for individuals and families in our local area impacted by breast cancer.
“It takes all of us working together with a common focus and determination to beat this terrible disease,” stated Steven B. Tanger, President and Chief Executive Officer for Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. “I am proud of our Tanger Team members in Branson for their continued hard work in fighting breast cancer.”
Tanger’s 2010 PinkStyle Campaign ran September 15th – October 25th with funds being raised through the sale of the popular Tanger Pink Card. For a $1 donation to local breast cancer beneficiaries, Tanger customers received a special pink card that provided 25% bonus savings at participating, partnering Tanger stores.
In addition to the sale of Pink Cards, Tanger Outlets in Branson raised money through their annual 5K Run/Walk held on September 25.
With its primary mission to help save lives, Tanger’s Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign creates awareness for the importance of early detection and helps raise the money necessary to support ongoing breast cancer research. Tanger’s campaign also helps fund many important programs and facilities designed to improve the quality of life for breast cancer patients.
As part of its annual PinkStyle Campaign, Tanger Outlets in 22 states topped the $1 million mark in funds raised for the cause, for the third consecutive year. Since 1994, Tanger has donated $9.2 million to fight breast cancer nationally.
The Tanger Outlet Center in Branson features 65 brand name and designer outlet stores. The Tanger Outlet Center is conveniently located at 300 Tanger Blvd., just off Highway 76, 2 miles west of Highway 65.
About Tanger Factory Outlet Centers
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc., (NYSE:SKT), is a publicly-traded REIT headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina that presently operates and owns, or has an ownership interest in, a portfolio of 33 upscale outlet shopping centers in 22 states coast to coast, totaling approximately 10.2 million square feet leased to over 2,100 stores operated by more than 375 different brand name companies. More than 160 million shoppers visit Tanger Outlet Centers annually. For more information on Tanger Outlet Centers, call 1-800-4 TANGER or visit the company’s web site at www.tangeroutlet.com.