Jo-Ann Rewards Teachers with Savings Event

Teacher Appreciation Days are Saturday, January 17, through Monday, January 19

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 11:27 am EST

Dateline:

HUDSON, Ohio
"Teachers spend a great deal of resources preparing their classrooms and gathering supplies for students, and many times they have to reach into their own packets to do so"

HUDSON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the leading fabric and craft specialty retailer in America, is celebrating the invaluable work of teachers with a special Teacher Appreciation Days savings event.

Teacher Appreciation Days take place Saturday, January 17, through Monday, January 19, at all Jo-Ann stores, and all qualifying teachers can take advantage of significant savings on a wide variety of craft supplies and classroom decor items.

Teachers will receive 25 percent off all purchases throughout the event; some exclusions do apply. To qualify for the discount, teachers must present current teacher identification and state-issued photo identification upon checkout.

“Teachers spend a great deal of resources preparing their classrooms and gathering supplies for students, and many times they have to reach into their own packets to do so,” said Justin Nelson, manager of customer relationship management for Jo-Ann. “Jo-Ann has made a commitment to supporting teachers through our everyday Teacher Rewards program and partnership with the Kids In Need Foundation. Teacher Appreciation Days are a symbol of our commitment to and appreciation of America’s educators for the work they do.”

Throughout the year, teachers enrolled in the Jo-Ann Teacher Rewards Program receive 15 percent off their total purchases every day; some exclusions do apply. To enroll in the program at a local Jo-Ann store, visit Guest Services or ask a Team Member for assistance. Teachers can also sign up online at Joann.com/teacherrewards.

To learn more about the Kids In Need Foundation and how Jo-Ann partners with it to help ensure each child is prepared to learn, visit Joann.com/corporate-giving.html.

For more products, projects and inspiration for the classroom, home and beyond, visit your local Jo-Ann store or Joann.com.

About Jo-Ann Stores, LLC

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the nation’s leading fabric and craft retailer with locations in 49 states, was founded in 1943 as a single retail store. Today, approximately 850 Jo-Ann stores across the country provide consumers all the fabrics, craft supplies and inspiration they need, conveniently under one roof. For additional information, visit Joann.com. To make creative connections, visit Joann.com/community.

Contact:

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
Margaret Skinner, Director, Corporate Communications, 330-463-6705
margaret.skinner@joann.com