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April 28, 2016: Update Your Enrollment in the Kroger Community Rewards Program on Behalf of PLACES

This past year, you, our generous supporters, have supported our efforts just by registering your Kroger Plus Card online. The Kroger Community Rewards Program has dedicated $4 million this year to assist local charitable organizations starting May 1, 2016 to April 30, 2017. 

If you would like to support PLACES, it’s time to complete your annual enrollment or re-enrollment in this program.

Beginning immediately, you can support PLACES at no cost to you by simply registering or re-registering your Kroger Plus Card through Kroger Community Rewards online by selecting PLACES, #81996, as your charity of choice.

Beginning May 1, 2016, PLACES will begin earning a percentage of your purchases (the funds will be used to offset the rising cost of services provided to PLACES residents, clients and tenants).

Following are instructions so you can register your Kroger Plus Card and identify PLACES as your charity of choice.

If you have any questions, please contact Kathy Nickell at 937.461.4300.

Thank you for your support of PLACES and its mission.

Instructions:
1. Go to www.krogercommunityrewards.com
2. Sign in to your existing www.kroger.com account using your email address and password (or create a new kroger.com account if you do not have one).
3. Click on Enroll Now.
4. Under Find Your Organization, select PLACES as your organization to support by typing 81996 or PLACES.
5. Under Select Your Organization, select PLACES.
6. Click Enroll to complete your enrollment.

Remember:
» Purchases will not count for PLACES unless your Kroger Plus Card is registered and you have selected PLACES as your organization to support on the Kroger Community Rewards page.
» If you use your phone number at the register, call 800.576.4377 and select option 4 to get your Kroger Plus card number.
» Kroger Plus Card members must swipe their registered Kroger Plus card, or use the phone number related to their registered card, for each purchase to benefit PLACES.

News Archive:

December 9, 2015: PLACES supporters donate $13,525 to help residents, clients and tenants enjoy a happier holiday

November 5, 2015: SLP client Stephanie says, ‘I am a work in progress’

September 14, 2015: For Mental Health Awareness Week, October 4-10, NAMI Presents National Day of Prayer on October 6, 2015

September 13, 2014: PLACES Dedicates 25th Anniversary Commemorative Walkway at Gascho Gardens

May, 2014: Update Your Enrollment in the Kroger Community Rewards Program on Behalf of PLACES

January 16, 2014: LISW, is New Director of Client Services at PLACES

December 12, 2013: PLACES to Build 25th Anniversary Commemorative Walkway

September 2013: PLACES Opens its Largest Housing First Program Yet

April 1, 2013: Keep Your Support Coming–Renew Your Annual Kroger Community Rewards Registration!

December 6, 2012: Homeless Persons' Memorial Service to be Held at Courthouse Square, Dayton, at noon December 2

August 8, 2012: PLACES to Open Its Fourth Housing First Facility

July 27, 2012: 36 Residents Will Benefit from Repairs, Improvements to Four PLACES Adult Care Facilities

July 23, 2012: The Colorado Tragedy: What Families Are Asking

May 7, 2012: On-Site Pharmacy at South Community Makes Medication Compliance Easier and More Convenient for PLACES Clients and Tenants

May 1, 2012: Shop at Kroger so PLACES Can Earn 4% Cash Back – at No Cost to You

March 6, 2012: New PLACES Website Raises Awareness about Mental Health Disorders

Sept. 12, 2011: PLACES Receives a $5,000 Grant from CareSource Foundation

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