Introduces 'Dad Libs' Sweepstakes Just in Time for Father's Day

Jun 15, 2010, 09:12 ET from American Greetings Corporation

CLEVELAND, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- One of the great things about celebrating Father's Day is the opportunity to share some of the funny stories you and dad have accumulated over the years. This year, those stories can help you to become a big winner with, an American Greetings Corporation (NYSE: AM) company, and its special "Dad Libs" sweepstakes. Participants just need to complete the special Father's Day inspired game to become eligible to win one of 50 $100.00 Gift Cards, and the opportunity to take home the grand prize: a $1,000.00 Gift Card.

Entering the special sweepstakes is easy and fun. Participants pick from six "dad-inspired" stories and create their own funny interpretation by filling in the blanks to complete the plot. To help share these witty creations, all entries can also be posted to Facebook.

The sweepstakes is a great chance to win something for yourself, or, in the spirit of the season, something for dear old dad.

"We were really excited to be able to launch the sweepstakes now because we know it can be challenging to find the perfect gift for dad," said Michael Waxman-Lenz, senior vice president and general manager of "Now consumers can have some fun by participating with our interactive game, and take their chance at winning a gift any dad will love. What could be better than that?"

All winners are selected by random drawing, and the contest runs through Sunday, June 20, with the grand prize winner being announced on June 21. For more information on the sweepstakes, click here (

And, with Father's Day just a few days away, remember that you still have time to pair up a fun e-card with an Gift Card to give dad a present he is sure to love. Click here for more information on this convenient and thoughtful gift idea.

About American Greetings Corporation

For more than 100 years, American Greetings Corporation (NYSE: AM) has been a manufacturer and retailer of innovative social expression products that assist consumers in enhancing their relationships. The Company's major greeting card lines are American Greetings, Carlton Cards, Gibson, Recycled Paper Greetings and Papyrus, and other paper product offerings include DesignWare party goods, American Greetings and Plus Mark gift-wrap and boxed cards. American Greetings also has the largest collection of electronic greetings on the Web, including cards available at through AG Interactive, Inc. (the Company's online division). AG Interactive also offers digital photo sharing and personal publishing at and and a one-stop source for online graphics and animations at In addition to its product lines, American Greetings also creates and licenses popular character brands through the American Greetings Properties group. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, American Greetings generates annual revenue of approximately $1.6 billion, and its products can be found in retail outlets domestically and worldwide. For more information on the Company, visit

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