- Woodland Park School District
Beatrice Gilmore School receives $5,000 donation from new Burlington store
Burlington Stores, a major off-price retailer offering WOW deals on customers’ favorite brands for the entire family and home, through its partnership with the national non-profit organization, AdoptAClassroom.org, has donated $5,000 towards school supplies to Beatrice Gilmore School in Woodland Park in celebration of its new store now open in Pine Brook at 44 Route 46.
A representative from AdoptAClassroom.org contacted school administrators and helped to secure the donation for Beatrice Gilmore School, which will provide $5,000 in new supplies for teacher classrooms.
According to Principal Sharon Tomback, the teachers will have flexibility to use their allocations on items that will enhance their learning environment.
“On behalf of Beatrice Gilmore Elementary School, I would like to welcome the new local Burlington store and thank them and AdoptAClassroom.org for their generous donation to our school,” said Mrs. Tomback. “Our teachers are so excited to purchase the tools they need for their classrooms this year. We are thankful for the support we received from Burlington and AdoptAClassroom.org.”
Burlington is committed to supporting education through its partnership with AdoptAClassroom.org. Each time Burlington opens a new store, Burlington celebrates by adopting and funding a local school in their store community. The new Burlington store is now open at 44 Route 46, Pine Brook, and provides ‘wow- deals’ for the entire family and home.
About Burlington Stores, Inc.
Burlington Stores, Inc., headquartered in New Jersey, is a nationally recognized off-price retailer with Fiscal 2021 net sales of $9.3 billion. The Company is a Fortune 500 company and its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “BURL.” The Company operated 866 stores as of the end of the first quarter of Fiscal 2022, in 46 states and Puerto Rico, principally under the name Burlington Stores.
At Burlington, customers will be amazed to find their favorite brands and the latest trends at a fantastic value with fresh, seasonal items arriving regularly. The Company delivers savings at up to 60% off other retailers’ prices every day on a wide assortment of merchandise including everything for ladies, men, kids, baby, along with home décor. Shoppers are sure to discover amazing finds at wow prices in store every day. For more information about the Company, visit www.burlington.com.
AdoptAClassroom.org believes every child deserves the tools and materials they need to learn and succeed in school. The national, tech-based nonprofit connects donors and sponsors with PreK-12 teachers and schools to help equip more classrooms and students with school supplies.
Since 1998, AdoptAClassroom.org has raised $57 million and supported more than 5.8 million students across the U.S. The 501(c)(3) holds the highest 4-star rating from Charity Navigator and the highest transparency rating offered by GuideStar. For more information, or to make a donation, please visit www.adoptaclassroom.org.