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FundScrip announces American Eagle Outfitters as new participating retailer

FundScrip (powered by Fundstream Inc.) has announced today that American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) and their subsidiaries have joined the FundScrip catalogue of participating gift card retailers. FundScrip groups can look forward to introductory donations of 4% from AEO, aerie® and 77 Kids® gift cards. Regular donations will be 3%.

"We're very pleased to welcome American Eagle Outfitters as well as its subsidiaries, aerie® and 77 Kids®, as participating retailers,” said Peter Gaty, director responsible for content partnerships at Fundstream, "The American Eagle Outfitters Foundation continues to create positive change in youth development and environmental conservation through various international charity partnerships as well as customer engagement initiatives and for that reason, FundScrip is pleased to extend AEO’s long-standing charitable initiatives within our gift card fundraising program."

The FundScrip program allows not-for-profit organizations, cultural groups, schools and sports teams the opportunity to raise money by purchasing gift cards at face value from leading retailers and FundScrip will donate a percentage back to the group.

About FundScrip

FundScrip is a Canadian fundraising program operated by Fundstream Inc. that asks supporters of your group to pay for their everyday purchases (i.e., groceries, gas, gifts and household items) and gifts with gift cards bought through the FundScrip program. Supporters can choose gift cards from over 150 retailers across Canada. Typically a group of 50 supporters can raise $18,000 per year. Visit www.fundscrip.com for more information.

About About American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., through its subsidiaries, (“AEO, Inc.”) offers high-quality, on-trend clothing, accessories and personal care products at affordable prices. The American Eagle Outfitters® brand targets 15 to 25 year old girls and guys, with 937 stores in the U.S. and Canada and online at www.ae.com. aerie® by american eagle offers Dormwear® and intimates collections for the AE® girl, with 158 standalone stores in the U.S. and Canada and online at www.aerie.com. The latest brand, 77kids® by american eagle®, is available online at www.77kids.com, as well as at 21 stores across the nation. The 77kids brand offers “kid cool”, durable clothing and accessories for kids ages zero to 14. AE.COM®, the online home of the brands of AEO, Inc. ships to 77 countries worldwide.