Exchange Gives Military Students Chance to Score $4,500 in Back-To-School Survival Kits

Exchange Gives Military Students Chance to Score $4,500 in Back-To-School Survival KitsDALLAS – Military students headed back to school this fall can score one of 10 Back-To-School survival kits in the Army & Air Force Exchange Service and Procter & Gamble’s Back-To-School sweepstakes.

Authorized shoppers 18 and older can visit from Aug. 1 through Aug. 30 and submit a photo showing how their student is preparing to go back to school to win their share of $4,500 in prizes. Ten winners will each receive a $200 Exchange gift card, a backpack and products from Procter & Gamble including everyday essentials such as Aussie shampoo, Olay body wash, Puffs tissue and more.

“Entering this sweepstakes is the ultimate way to prep for the new school year,” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Kevin Osby, Exchange senior enlisted advisor. “The Exchange is excited to reward 10 lucky winners and help them start the school year off right. These prizes are too cool for school!”

Honorably discharged Veterans who have confirmed their eligibility to shop online can enter too. Veterans can visit to learn more. Department of Defense and Coast Guard civilians and retirees can also enter.

No purchase is necessary to win, and entrants need not be present to win. Winners will be selected on or about Sept. 9.

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Since 1895, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (Exchange) has gone where Soldiers, Airmen, Guardians and their families go to improve the quality of their lives by providing valued goods and services at exclusive military pricing. The Exchange is the 54th-largest retailer in the United States. 100% of Exchange earnings support military communities. In the last 10 years, your Exchange benefit has provided $3.5 billion in earnings for critical military Quality-of-Life programs. The Exchange is a non-appropriated fund entity of the Department of Defense and is directed by a Board of Directors. The Exchange is a 50th Anniversary Vietnam War Commemorative Partner, planning and conducting events and activities that recognize the service, valor and sacrifice of Vietnam Veterans and their families in conjunction with the United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration. To find out more about the Exchange history and mission or to view recent press releases please visit our website at or follow us on Twitter at


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