Jeff Perry, store manager of Belk at Providence Marketplace in Mt. Juliet, presented the check to local United Way officials.
“We’re pleased to present this contribution on behalf of Belk, Inc. and our store to benefit the local United Way agencies that serve our community,” said Perry. “This contribution represents one of our core values at Belk, which is to be involved in our communities and to give back in ways that will make a positive difference in the lives of our associates and customers. We’re proud of the outstanding volunteer efforts of our associates in supporting United Way and many other charities and nonprofit organizations in this community.”
Belk, Inc., a private department store company based in Charlotte, N.C., is the home of Modern Southern Style, with 293 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and growing digital presence. Belk is a portfolio company of Sycamore Partners, a private equity firm based in New York. Belk and belk.com offer a wide assortment of national brands and private label fashion apparel, shoes and accessories for the entire family, along with top name cosmetics, a wedding registry and a large selection of quality merchandise for the home.
Belk offers many ways to connect via digital and social media, including Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Google Plus, and provides exclusive offers, fashion updates, sales notifications and coupons via email or mobile phone text messages. Customers can also download the latest Belk mobile apps for the iPad, iPhone or Android.