Exchange Shoppers Can Win Thousands in Laundry Money

MEDIA CONTACT: Chris Ward
MEDIA ADVISORY: 13-045
RELEASE DATE: July 24, 2013

DALLAS – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service and Proctor and Gamble have teamed up to give five Exchange shoppers the opportunity to “clean up” to the tune of $1,500 in the “Free Tide for a Year” sweepstakes.

From July 26-Aug. 29, authorized shoppers can enter at Exchange stores worldwide for the opportunity to win one of five $1,500 Exchange gift cards.

“With summer upon us and the kids out of school, what parent couldn’t use a little extra spending money for laundry supplies or other necessities from the Exchange?” said the Exchange’s Senior Enlisted Advisor Chief Master Sgt. Tony Pearson. “It’s as simple as visiting your local Exchange and filling out an entry form.”

Entrants must be 18 years of age or over and the winners will be announced on or about October 4.

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The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is a joint non-appropriated fund instrumentality of the Department of Defense and is directed by a Board of Directors which is responsible to the Secretaries of the Army and the Air Force through the Service Chiefs of Staff.  The Exchange has the dual mission of providing authorized patrons with quality merchandise and services at competitively low prices and generating non-appropriated fund earnings as a supplemental source of funding for military morale, welfare and recreation programs. To find out more about the Exchange history and mission or to view recent press releases please visit our Web site at http://www.shopmyexchange.com.

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For more information or to schedule an interview with an Exchange representative please contact Chris Ward, 214-312-2714 or wardchr@aafes.com.