Herberger’s joins in national fund-raiser

Herberger’s in Grand Junction joined in a national Community Days event that raised more than $4.3 million for a variety of nonprofit groups that participated in the spring benefit.

Nationwide, more than 7,500 groups sold savings booklets for a $5 donation and kept the proceeds. Since 1999, Community Days events have raised a total of more than $125 million.

“We are committed to supporting our local communities, and we are thrilled with the result from the Spring 2015 Community Days event,” said Kathryn Bufano, president and chief executive officer of the Bon-Ton Stores, which operates Herberger’s.

In Grand Junction, Herberger’s is located in the Mesa Mall at 2424 U.S. Highway 6 & 50.