Sponsored by MillerCoors, the St. Jude Halloween Promotion began in 1992 when St. Jude regional offices introduced the “Cool Ghoul” Halloween pinup to local beer distributors. MillerCoors launched this unique fundraising promotion to the MillerCoors family network. In the first year, more than 40 MillerCoors distributors nationwide participated in the program and raised $174,000. Since its inception, the St. Jude Halloween Promotion has raised more than $83 million for St. Jude.
Casey’s General Store has participated in the St. Jude Halloween Promotion for 14 years. Since becoming a partner, Casey’s has raised more than $6.4 million for the kids of St. Jude. Casey’s General Store was established in 1959 in Des Moines, Iowa. Through the years, Casey’s has become more than just a convenience store. Their success can be attributed to clean stores, restrooms and the friendly employees who pride themselves in customer service.
Price Chopper has been a St. Jude supporter for more than 19 years. During that time, Price Chopper raised more than $1.2 million for St. Jude. Based in Schenectady, New York, the Golub Corporation owns and operates 128 Price Chopper grocery stores in New York, Vermont, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The American-owned, family-managed company prides itself on longstanding traditions of innovative food merchandising, leadership in community service and cooperative employee relations. Golub’s more than 24,000 teammates collectively own 52 percent of the company’s privately held stock, making it one of the nation’s largest privately held corporations that is predominantly employee-owned.
Since partnering with St. Jude in 2009, EZ Mart has raised more than $450,000. It is the mission of E-Z Mart to provide customers with quality products and services in a friendly, convenient manner while enhancing the lives of the entire team. E-Z Mart is now one of the largest privately held convenience store chains in the nation, with nearly 300 locations
Since becoming a national partner in 2009, Houchen’s Industries has raised nearly $500,000 for the kids of St. Jude. Save-A-Lot is one of the nation’s leading extreme value, carefully selected, assortment grocery chains, operating nearly 1,200 value-oriented stores in all types of neighborhoods. The grocery store network spans from Maine to California, serving more than 4 million shoppers each week.
Since the partnership began in 2009, Palm Beach Tan has raised more than $400,000 for St. Jude patients. Palm Beach Tan opened its first tanning salon in 1990 and aspires to offer our customers a wide range of choices—in locations, membership levels, tanning and skin care products and equipment. Every Palm Beach Tan salon offers state-of-the-art UV and sunless tanning equipment from leading manufacturers, along with a wide choice of tanning programs.
Petland has participated in the St. Jude Halloween promotion since 2009, and has raised over $280,000. They believe that pets make life better. Their retail stores around the globe offer birds, fish, reptiles, small animals, puppies and kittens, including registerable breeds, crosses and mixed breeds from the community.
For the past seven years, Five Below has partnered with St. Jude and raised more than $1.8 million for the kids of St. Jude. Five Below is a publicly traded company that offers extreme values on thousands of trend-right products for teens and pre-teens. They offer an assortment of merchandise that includes everything from sports, games, fashion accessories, bath and body, candy and beverages, room décor and storage, stationery and school supplies, books, iPhone accessories, novelty and gag items, seasonal items and more all between $1 to $5.