IAVA & JCPenney To Give Away $200 JCPenney Gift Cards to Returning Vets

Great news for military veterans returning from service in Iraq and Afghanistan. J. C. Penney Company, Inc., and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America have teamed together for hte “Welcome Heroes” campaign, which will support veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan campaigns more than $1 million in apparel to help them start a civilian wardrobe. This is a great help for those who are looking to create a civilian wardrobe for their job search, or just looking for some recreational clothes.


J. C. Penny and IAVA Honor Returning Vets

How to win $200 in J.C. Penney gift cards

IAVA and J/C/ Penney are giving away 6,250 J.C. Penney gift cards to IAVA members in good standing in a random drawing. Here is the info you need to register for your chance to win:

  • Eligibility: This program is only open to those who served in Iraq or Afghanistan, and eligible veterans must first register for a free membership at IAVA.org.
  • Once you register, you must enter at: therucksack.org
  • Entry period is Oct. 20 through Nov. 20
  • 6,250 winners will be randomly selected and notified via e-mail.

The $200 in merchandise certificates will be e-mailed to the winners and they will be good for use toward the purchase of men’s or women’s apparel available at jcpenney or jcp.com.

You can learn more in the press release.

About IAVA. Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) is the country’s first and largest nonprofit, nonpartisan organization for veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and has more than 200,000 Member Veterans and civilian supporters nationwide. Its mission is to improve the lives of this country’s newest generation of veterans and their families.

About J. C. Penney Company, Inc. J. C. Penney Company, Inc., one of America’s leading retailers, operates over 1,100 jcpenney department stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, and the can be found online at http://www.jcpenney.com/

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Date published: November 18, 2011.

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