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The Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk Launches "Shop Pink & Save"

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THE OUTLETS AT LOUISIANA BOARDWALK            LAUNCHES “SHOP PINK & SAVE”
Bonus Card Proceeds to Benefit the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against             Breast Cancer Walk During October’s National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

BOSSIER CITY, LA The Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk, the popular outlet shopping, dining and entertainment destination serving the Shreveport-Bossier City marketplace, announces today the launch of Shop Pink & Save, a month-long fundraising effort to benefit the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk.  Shop Pink & Save will take place throughout October’s National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 1 shoppers will be able to visit Guest Services to make a $10 donation.  In turn, they’ll receive a Shop Pink & Save Bonus Card entitling them to exclusive savings of 25 percent off a single item (one-time use only), among other special offers, at participating merchants, restaurants and entertainment venues including:
• Banana Republic Factory Store
• Dress Barn
• Gold Toe
• Hooters
• Kay Jewelers Outlet
• Kitchen Collection
• Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt
• Maurices
• rue21
• Wet Seal
• Wilson's Leather Outlet

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“We’re grateful to both the Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk and its Shop Pink & Save merchants for their support in fighting breast cancer with the launch of this innovative fundraising program,” said Community Events Specialist Rachel Stern of the American Cancer Society.  “The much-needed funds Shop Pink & Save raises will be used to help those affected with breast cancer in our local Shreveport-Bossier City community.”
“We’re pleased to join the fight against breast cancer while offering our shoppers a host of additional savings opportunities.  We thank our generous merchants for their participation -- they know advocating for women’s health never goes out of style.” said Ashley Davis, marketing director, the Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk.”
The Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk offer shoppers access to leading designer and top name brands such as Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Coach Factory Store, Banana Republic Factory Store, Gap Outlet, Wilson’s Leather Outlet and Nike Factory Store, among many more, which offer savings of up to 65 percent off regular retail every day.  For a complete list of Shop Pink & Save participating stores, please visit www.louisianaboardwalk.com.
ABOUT THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.  Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the American Cancer Society has regional and local offices throughout the country that support 11 geographical Divisions and ensure we have a presence in every community.  Our Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk is a powerful and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about steps we can take to reduce the risk of getting breast cancer, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society lead the fight against this disease with groundbreaking breast cancer research, information and support 24-7, and access to mammograms for women who need them.  Together with our millions of supporters, the American Cancer Society (ACS) saves lives and creates a world with less cancer and more birthdays by helping people stay well, helping people get well, by finding cures, and by fighting back.
ABOUT THE OUTLETS AT LOUISIANA BOARDWALK
Proudly serving the Shreveport-Bossier City marketplace, The Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk features a robust collection of more than 60 outlet stores, dining establishments and entertainment venues on a 550,000 site overlooking the Red River.  The popular destination’s tenant roster includes leading brand-names such as Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Banana Republic Factory Store, Gap Outlet, Haggar Clothing Co., Carter’s, The Children’s Place, Fossil, Wilson’s Leather Outlet and Nike Factory Store, among many more, where shoppers save up to 65 percent off regular retail prices every day.  Restaurants and recreation locations include Buffalo Wild Wings, Joe’s Crab Shack, Saltgrass Steakhouse and Regal Cinema.  Please visit www.louisianaboardwalk.com for more information including a complete store directory, driving directions, store sale updates and special event information.
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