OTTAWA, ONTARIO - (Marketwired - Dec. 20, 2013) - On December 23, 2013 ONLY, Giant Tiger will make a $5 donation to the charity of your choice, making giving as easy as clicking a mouse.
Visit the Giant Tiger Countdown to Christmas Calendar online on December 23, pick one of the four pre-selected charities and Giant Tiger will make a $5 donation on your behalf, up to a combined total of $20,000 for all four charities. The calendar can be found at facebook.com/gianttiger and at gianttiger.com
The charities benefitting from this day of online giving are; Habitat for Humanity Canada, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Red Cross and the Children's Wish Foundation. Limit one selection per user so get your friends involved and support this great initiative to raise funds for these charities.
This initiative is part of Giant Tiger's Countdown to Christmas Calendar, making counting down the days to Christmas more fun and rewarding than ever.
Giant Tiger Stores Limited donates over 2 million dollars annually to over 700 organizations and associations across Canada. Giving back is not just what we do at Giant Tiger, it's who we are!
Giant Tiger has been a proud Canadian company since…… FOREVER!
In 1961, Giant Tiger Stores Limited opened its first store in Ottawa. The business was started with a very simple idea - keep the cost of operation low and sell a large volume of merchandise at everyday low prices. It is the adherence to this idea that has allowed Giant Tiger to grow to over 200 stores.
In 1968, another simple idea was incorporated into the Giant Tiger formula - franchising! Today most of our stores are franchised so our valued customers will be better served by having the owner in the store. Giant Tiger franchise owners become members of the community, sharing community concerns and serving community needs. Giant Tiger also helps to bring communities together. In 2012, Giant Tiger donated more than $2 million to more than 700 local associations and charities across Canada.
Giant Tiger offers a large assortment of casual clothing and footwear for the entire family including many of the latest fashion items at the lowest possible price. The identical quality and fashion items offered by major chain stores are sold at Giant Tiger often at remarkably lower prices. In addition, Giant Tiger provides everyday needs for families in groceries, confectionery, pet food, cleaning supplies, housewares, stationery, toys and health and beauty products.
Giant Tiger checks out as Canada's low price Giant with our low prices every day, Ad Match Guarantee, Clawbacks throughout the store and our no time limit return policy. For more information about the company, please visit www.gianttiger.com, join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gianttiger or follow us on Twitter @GTboutique and on Four Square Giant Tiger Stores.
Giant Tiger, a proud Canadian company since… FOREVER! #CanadaPROUD
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Giant Tiger is the leading Canadian owned family discount store, committed to providing on trend family fashions, groceries and everyday needs.