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'Shop for a Cause' at Macy's
'Shop for a Cause' at Macy's

ATLANTA -- Macy's department store has announced the return of its Shop for a Cause charity event.

Now in its sixth year, this unique one-day fundraiser has distributed more than $38 million to charities across the country since 2006.

Shop for a Cause 2011 will take place in stores and online on Saturday, Aug. 27. Some select stores will also participate on Friday, Aug. 26.

"Macy's is committed to giving back to our local communities," said Martine Reardon, Macy's executive VP of marketing. "We are proud to offer our customers an easy way to make a positive difference while enjoying great savings at Macy's."

By purchasing a shopping pass to the event, customers can support their favorite causes while enjoying a day of discounts, entertainment and other special events.

Macy's stores began selling the passes on Saturday, Aug. 20.

Metro Atlanta Macy's locations include:

* Cumberland Mall
1300 Cumberland Mall, Atlanta (Vinings)

* Greenbriar Mall
2841 Greenbriar Parkway, Atlanta (Cascade)

* Lenox Square
3393 Peachtree Road, Atlanta (Buckhead)

* North DeKalb Mall
2144 Lawrenceville Highway, Decatur

* Northlake Mall
4800 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta (Brookhaven)

* Perimeter Mall
4300 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Atlanta (Dunwoody)

* South DeKalb Mall
2731 Candler Road, Decatur

* Southlake Mall
1500 Southlake Mall, Morrow