Nominate a Child in Need for a Free Kid's Mattress Set from Ashley Furniture HomeStore

"A Hope to Dream" Program Aims to Provide Less-Fortunate Children with Cozy, Soft Beds

Oct 11, 2010, 12:23 ET from Ashley Furniture HomeStore

ARCADIA, Wis., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashley Furniture HomeStore ( proudly launches its A Hope to Dream program, which seeks to provide less fortunate children with comfortable mattresses for a good night's sleep. For every mattress purchased at participating locations, $5 will be donated to A Hope to Dream to provide beds to local children in need.

"Children are a vital part of a growing community. We believe by helping a child sleep well, they are poised to lead a healthier and more productive life," says Todd Wanek, President & CEO, Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. "A child's bed also provides a safe haven at night and most importantly, a place to dream."

Founded in 2010, A Hope to Dream is just one of the company's many philanthropic efforts. Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. and Ashley Furniture HomeStore retail stores contribute several millions of dollars annually to local and national charities.

Community members are encouraged to refer a child for consideration to receive a kids' mattress set. To nominate a child, complete a nomination form and a short essay (100 words or less) explaining why the child should be given the kids' mattress set. Applications may be picked up at participating locations or request an electronic application by emailing The applications will be judged on the basis of originality, need and expression of thought.

For more information about A Hope to Dream or to find participating stores, visit

About Ashley Furniture HomeStore

Ashley Furniture HomeStore, a top furniture retailer in the United States, delivers quality, affordable furniture to customers at 419 independently owned and operated locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Japan. Ashley Furniture HomeStore is an exclusive provider of furniture from Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc., the largest furniture manufacturer in the United States.

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