Conn's, Inc. Renews Community Relations Program With Focus On Local Heroes
Conn's Cares connecting children with heroes in their communities throughout 2017
The Conn's Cares "Heroes Among Us" campaign will visit select schools
across the company's 13-state footprint in 2017, featuring presentations
from community heroes that will deliver positive and important messages
to students. The premiere event was held on
As part of the "Heroes Among Us" events, Conn's will make a cash donation to the participating hero agencies and donate store products to support the host schools. Conn's associates will volunteer at each event to distribute superhero capes to the students as well as a fun and interactive hero activity book, which will also be made available in all Conn's HomePlus retail locations.
"Every child deserves an opportunity to succeed," said
Conn's first introduced the Conn's Cares philanthropic program in 2015
with a children's literacy focus that extended through 2016. During that
time, Conn's, Inc. hosted reading parties at schools across the country
where employees gave out 45,000 new books at a value of nearly
About Conn's, Inc.
Conn's is a specialty retailer currently operating more than 110 retail
locations in Alabama,
Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, New
Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and
The Company's primary product categories include:
- Furniture and mattress, including furniture and related accessories for the living room, dining room and bedroom, as well as both traditional and specialty mattresses;
- Home appliance, including refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers, dishwashers and ranges;
- Consumer electronics, including LED, OLED, Ultra HD, and internet-ready televisions, Blu-ray players, home theater and portable audio equipment; and
- Home office, including computers, printers and accessories.
Additionally, Conn's offers a variety of products on a seasonal basis. Unlike many of its competitors, Conn's provides flexible in-house credit options for its customers in addition to third-party financing programs and third-party lease-to-own payment plans.
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