Macy's launches eco-awareness campaign

May 21, 2008 11:29:52 AM PDT
Macy's kicks off an Earth Day campaign to help educate, raise awareness and generate funds for parks across the country.Macy's customers are invited to join in the celebration of Earth Day with special giveaways and promotions.

The store is also offering customers a chance to purchase tickets for One Good Turn -- Macy's National charity-shopping event on April 26th and April 27th. All off the ticket proceeds will benefit the National Park Foundation.

Now by making a $5 donation at Macy's stores or online at, customers will receive a One Good Turn ticket -- a two-day in-store and online shopping pass -- or 20 percent off most clothing items and accessories merchandise, and 10 percent off most home items.

On April 26th, Macy's will celebrate the launch of Turn Over a New Leaf with eco-friendly merchandise, including a 100% natural cotton reusable tote bag.

The first 150 customers in each store will receive the cotton tote for free. The cotton tote bag will sell for $3.95 with $1 of the purchase price will directly benefit the National Park Foundation.

Customers can get involved in Macy's Earth Week celebrations through two additional activities -- a national online sweepstakes and an electronic field trip to Everglades National Park.

Make sure to check out the items being offered during this week's celebrations, including a sweepstakes grand prize of a new Ford Escape Hybrid car.

First, second and third place winners receive a trip for four to our national parks with air travel provided by Alaska Air and car rentals provided by Hertz and its Green Collection.

Enter to win by visiting