Kohl's is donating profit from books, toys to Western Baptist hospital | Community Spirit
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - Kohl's in Paducah is donating 100 percent of their net profit from its $5 books and plush toys to the Western Baptist Hospital Foundation.
The profits will go to children's health and education opportunities through the foundation.
Since 2000, Kohl's stores have turned the $5 merchandise into more than $150 million to help make a difference in childrens' lives.
“We are very excited about this partnership with Kohl’s,” said Laurie Latham, director of the Western Baptist Hospital Foundation. “The funds generated through this program will help improve the health of the children in the region.”
The foundation raises money to help the hospital buy medical equipment, enhance hospital facilities and expand patient services.
Books and toys by Eric Carle will be featured now through April.
For more information on the foundation, you can call them at 270-575-2871.
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