Thursday, September 17, 2009

{GIVEAWAY: $25 Macy's G/C} Macy’s and Feeding America “Come Together” To Fight Hunger



Macy’s has launched COME TOGETHER, an innovative awareness and fundraising campaign that aims to feed 10 million people suffering from hunger. COME TOGETHER invites the public to rally around the cause by hosting special dinners in their homes and asking their guests to pledge a donation to Feeding America. In return, Macy’s will match these donations dollar-for-dollar until the total goal of 10 million meals is reached.

To get involved the public may participate in three ways Host, Give and Shop.

» HOST- Friends and families across the country can host dinner parties from casual to formal, send invitations and manage party details including themes and recipes on www.macys.com/cometogether. In lieu of bringing traditional host gifts, guests are suggested to make a donation to Feeding America.

» GIVE – Donate $1 directly at any Macy’s register, one dollar provides dinner for seven.

» SHOP - Macy’s customers can shop for the cause and get special savings in-store on October 17, when Macy’s hosts a national Shop For A Cause day. A portion of the $5 in-store ticket sales will benefit Feeding America.


On top of the 10 million meals Macy’s is also donating 1 meal for every Twitter follower they get up to 35,000 followers!!!

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staceyk said...

i would invite my church friends because they all want to do good

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Mommy Daisy said...

I would invite friends and family who are always lending a hand to help other people. I know they would be great to help a good cause like this.

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I would invite my family, friends and neighborhood. : )

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I would invite my family and my husband's family so we could all get to know each other better.

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I work at a group home for people with autism... I'd invite all of my charitable and people-loving coworkers.
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I'd like to invite my families and friends!

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Karen said...

I would invite some people I know that have moved in with relatives because they lost their home, which several families are actually doing for them. It gives them a chance to get "out" at no cost, and their host family a chance to have some space.

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shopannies said...

I would invite several church friends and have a great time

Anonymous said...

I would go to the homeless. I hate there being hungry people in the world...

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Amber said...

I would invite Oprah, Michelle Kwan and lots of other fun guests!
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Mami2jcn said...

I would invite family members who live in other states.

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I would invite people with money to help the cause such as Oprah Bono Bill Gates etc. con5459(at)gmail(dot)com

Anonymous said...

Each Thanksgiving we invite various people to dinner. Often those in financial hardship, the homeless, and try to do our best to give throughout the year!

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Lostinthemission said...

I would have the biggest party I could. I would want to invite every compassionate person I know to help out!
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Stephanie said...

At least one big name to attract people to give money - like Bono, then anyone else I could think of.
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mverno said...

emerald he would know how to feed everyone that is needy mverno@roadrunner.com

ohstac said...

I would invite all my high school friends over so we could take a trip down memory lane!

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panicxduh said...

My pastor!
he gives alot to our community
and he would bring alot of hope to the hungry::

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Kacy said...

I would invite local celebrities to increase attendance and therefore increase donations.

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Sharon said...

I have several friends who are out of work at the moment so they would be my first choice. And then there are my girlfriends who are always there to support me.

blabla3269 said...

I would invite my family and friends

MOMFOREVERANDEVER said...

would invite friends and family- we had a dinner for the troops where they brought things for the trooops we sent out and we sent out a truckload so this I know would be great

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I would invite all my family and friends.
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Sarah S said...

I would invite our closest friends - they are all kind, generous people.

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Rebecca Graham said...

I would invite my neighbors because they all want to do good things for people.

Hil'Lesha said...

I would invite the local homeless. =)

peg42 said...

I would invite my brother and sister in law and another couple that are our best friends. I would invite these two couples, because they are all very giving people. They often get involved in charity work and are always thinking of others.
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1agordon said...

I'd invite my town because we are a small community who can get things done.

randio said...

I'd invite the homeless people in our town as the honored quests. Then I'd invite my church, which is full of loving & giving members, my friends & family, & all the people I know that have money that they would like to donate!

Sandra K321 said...

I would invite the parents of my son's soccer team because we all get along so well and they are always willing to help out.

clynsg said...

I would invite the families of my grandson's Boy Scout troop--they are accustomed to getting together for good causes.

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buzzd said...

I would invite friends and family that are always helping others and volunteering in the community.

cdziuba said...

I would invite my best friends, family, and close neighborhood friends. All of these people are altruistic and god.

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Amber said...

I would invite positive world leaders, teachers, and positive role models of the world to come together and fight hunger and hopefully try to come up with a plan to end hunger for the future. Thanks!

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penguin28 said...

I would invite people in my community who are advocates for erasing hunger in our nearby city because it starts with helping people around you.

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I would invite members of different community organizations so we could brainstorm ideas.

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sphinx63 said...

I would invite the leaders of my local food pantry, so we could discuss the problem. Thanks!

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momznite said...

I would plan the guest list with a particular friend who has experienced poverty, has connections to a local shelter, and also knows a lot about food.

Erica C. said...

I would provide the money I'd use on the party and donate it to a homeless shelter so that they can have a nice dinner.

Grace Wong said...

I would invite invite my school's Hunter Action Against Hunger Club because they're the ones who understand this the most.

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barbara said...

I'd invite, Bill Gates, Anjelina Joli, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, and J.K. Rowlings because they all have tons of money.

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Anonymous said...

I would invite my friend Larry who already works tirelessly with the homeless! He always has great ideas on how to help the hungry!

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Peggy said...

I would invite my family and there are many of my girlfriends that would love to help! We get together just to help often!
It will be a fun evening
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allysona said...

i would invite my family and my adpted family of kids , we would love to do something like this. i teach my family to try to do a good deed every day

clc408 said...

I'd invite my good friends because they are all caring, giving people. Thank you!

hminnesota said...

I will invite kids from orphange.

April said...

I would invite all my family since we're all such good people and what to spread that good to others.

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I would invite people that I know who are having a hard time financially.

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I would invite my whole extended family because I am related to a bunch of very giving people who would love to do something good!

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marthajane said...

I would invite my husband's 10 brothers and sisters - and spouses!

denise said...

I'd invite all my family and friends, and some of my mentors and teachers.
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llinda29 said...

I would invite the mayor to raise awareness

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I would invite friends and family since I know they are charitable people.

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I would invite friends, family, & musicians in the area(I live in the Nashville area).

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CherylS22 said...

I would invite my extended family & friends to a tailgate dinner because I know that they are loving, giving people and will support the cause.
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Tonya said...

If I were the host I would invite all my family & friends because they are nice people who are willing to help.

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I'd invite my friends & family because they are all caring, giving people. Thank you!

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Shel said...

If I had a dinner party I'd invite my neighbor next door in addition to all my family. My neighbor is on a limited income and I worry that she doesn't eat as well as she should be.

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I would invite Angelina Jolie because she is always doing amazing things to help others.

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I would invite all the homeless in my county.
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Mia J. said...

I would invite my neighbors and other members of my community that would want to help out and maybe Bill Gates because he has a lot of money and is a wonderful philanthropist.

Claire said...

I would invite a ton of celebrities/philanthropists. Money to spare! ;)

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Amy said...

I'd invite Oprah, because we all know she has money to burn! :)

Rachel said...

I would invite everyone I knew. I am a starving artist, was a starving student, and I work at a center for ask-risk youth. I know lots of people who could use a hot, cooked, comforting meal.

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roseh2o19 said...

I would invite Julia Child - since she's dead it wouldn't cost me anything

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i'd invite my friends and family

Nicole D. said...

If it was to benefit the hungry, I would invite the hungry! People visiting my church's food pantry.

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I would invite as many influential people as possible--politicians, celebrities, and other public figures--to help spread the word as prominently as possible.

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My friends and family. I surround myself with people who are giving of themselves, their efforts and their time :)

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Brangelina, of course...

Okay, all kidding aside, I too, would invite family, friends, and acquaintances I thought would have a valid interest in helping.

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heaventrees said...

I would invite the directors of the local Second Harvest charity because they do such a good service to the hungry of our city.

Anonymous said...

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I would invite my husband's family.
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Angelins, Oprah and Bill Gates- but I'd tell them to focus on the USA and feed the hungry HERE AT HOME.

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Alia said...

No I wont be hosting a dinner party, sorry.
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I would invite family, friends and our local churches to join together to fight hunger. trinitygsd at yahoo dot com

Randominities said...

I would have a 'lunch' at my work and hope that we could raise money.

Kyra said...

I'd invite people who were hungry obviously.
Either those I know who are toeing the poverty line and barely feeding themselves or those homeless that I see every day on my way to work.

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I would invite my friends and family as well as the local media since all could do a part in helping.

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Melanie said...

Well, this may not be the answer your looking for but..

I would invite the hungry.
We have so many homeless people that live in my city that could benefit from a warm meal.
Just the other day, 5 kids were found living by themselves in a
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I would simply invite my family and friends because they are kind and generous and always have a place in their heart for others. Thanks!
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I would invite the cast of Biggest Loser so they could show off their newly learned eating habits!

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