Shoe Carnival campaign nets $49,300 for tornado relief

Shoe Carnival campaign nets $49,300 for tornado relief

July 25th, 2011 by Lisa Denton in Life Entertainment

TORNADO RELIEF A recent Shoe Carnival campaign to raise funds for areas affected by the April 27 tornadoes brought in more than $49,300 in contributions for the American Red Cross Alabama Tornado Relief Fund. Shoe Carnival president and CEO Mark Lemond said the company "sent funds regularly [throughout the campaign] to help ensure that the Red Cross had the funds immediately." Cash donations from customers were accepted at store locations in Georgia, South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, Arizona and Central and Eastern Tenne