CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 30, 2017--
Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN):
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WHO & WHAT
The American Red Cross of Chicago and Northern Illinois is partnering
with Groupon and WGN-TV for a “Sending Hope- Disaster Relief” telethon
drive on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017. The
drive will be held at Groupon’s offices at 600 W. Chicago Avenue. WGN-TV
will be sharing live interviews and stories from 6 a.m - 7 p.m.
explaining more about the Red Cross mission. All the money raised during
the telethon will help the Red Cross continue to help people prepare
for, respond to and recover from disasters of all kinds.
WHEN & WHERE
600 W. Chicago Ave.
Monday, Dec. 4, 2017
6:00 a.m - 7:00 p.m LIVE on WGN-TV
broadcasting from Groupon
The Red Cross is dependent on the generosity of the American public for
donations to provide immediate relief and support to victims of
disasters. Help people affected by disasters large and small on Dec. 4
by visiting wgntv.com/redcross
or calling 312-448-2020.
Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) is building the daily habit in local commerce,
offering a vast mobile and online marketplace where people discover and
save on amazing things to do, see, eat and buy. By enabling real-time
commerce across local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products
and live events, shoppers can find the best a city has to offer.
Groupon is redefining how small businesses attract and retain customers
by providing them with customizable and scalable marketing tools and
services to profitably grow their businesses.
To download Groupon's top-rated mobile apps, visit www.groupon.com/mobile.
To search for great deals or subscribe to Groupon emails, visit www.groupon.com.
To learn more about the company's merchant solutions and how to work
with Groupon, visit www.groupon.com/merchant.
About the American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois:
The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois serves 9.5 million
people in 21 counties in Northern Illinois including Boone, Bureau,
Carroll, Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Jo
Daviess, LaSalle, Lake, Lee, McHenry, Ogle, Putnam, Stephenson,
Whiteside, Will and Winnebago. The American Red Cross shelters, feeds
and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about
40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives;
provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members
and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that
depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to
perform its mission. For more information, please visit us at redcross.org/il/chicago
or visit us on Twitter at @ChicagoRedCross.
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Joy Squier | Chief Communications Officer
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