Exchange Shoppers Can Say ‘Hello Frisco’ in Latest Sweepstakes

DALLAS – This holiday season, Exchange shoppers have the chance to win a gift they’ll never forget – an all-expense paid trip for two to San Francisco, California.

Through Dec. 24, shoppers can enter to win airline tickets, two nights in a local hotel, a meal allowance and spending money for their trip as part of the Ghirardelli Chocolate San Francisco Getaway Sweepstakes.

“For one lucky Exchange shopper, this will surely be a holiday to remember,” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Sean Applegate, the Exchange’s senior enlisted advisor. “Two nights and three days of first-class treatment in one of the world’s famous cities – talk about kicking off 2016 in style.”

Authorized shoppers 18 and older are eligible enter the Ghirardelli Chocolate San Francisco Getaway Sweepstakes at The drawing will take place on or about Jan. 4. No purchase is necessary.

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For more information or to schedule an interview with an Exchange representative please contact Conner Hammett, 214-312-2714 or