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Ocean State Job Lot’s “Educator Deal Days” for teachers, TODAY – Aug. 23




Ocean State Job Lot’s “Educator Deal Days” Gives Teachers Gift Cards Equal to 40% of their Purchase of $20.00 or More

Special offer from region’s premier closeout retailer available to all educators, school management and support personnel August 17th through August 23rd   

Ocean State Job Lot (OSJL), a leading discount closeout retailer headquartered in Rhode Island with stores throughout New England, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, is pleased to announce the return of “Educator Deal Days” at all store locations from August 17th through August 23rd.

All educators, teachers, school management and school support personnel who are registered Job Lot Insiders, are eligible to participate in this promotion. During the promotion, participants will receive a Crazy Deal® Gift Card equal to 40% of their purchase when they spend $20.00 or more at Ocean State Job Lot. (For example, spend $50.00 and receive a $20.00 Crazy Deal Gift Card with your purchase).To obtain the Crazy Deal Gift Card, customers must present proper photo identification- at checkout.

“Every year, educators purchase supplies out of their own pocket needed for their students and classrooms, sparing no expense while putting our children’s needs first,” said Curtis Corl, Chief Marketing Officer, Ocean State Job Lot. ‘Educator Deal Days’ is our way of showing appreciation for teachers and educators who help children grow to their fullest potential to become successful members of the community.”

This promotion is in-store only and does not apply to Ship-to-Store purchases. The promotion may not be combined with any other discount, offer or promotion, including but not limited to advertised sale items, Crazy Deals®, Insider coupons, and Insider Exclusive Deals. There are no rainchecks. Merchandise credit and Crazy Deal Gift Cards cannot be used as a form of tender during this promotion. Limited product exclusions apply, including Ocean State Job Lot gift cards, third party gift cards, clearance items, propane tanks and refills, beer and wine, and live plants and flowers. Offer may not be applied to past purchases. All warranty and return rules apply.

About Ocean State Job Lot:

Founded in 1977, Ocean State Job Lot (OSJL) is a growing, privately held discount retail chain with 152 stores in New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, approximately 5,600 employees, and annual sales exceeding $800 million. OSJL Shoppers find an ever-changing array of brand name, first quality merchandise at closeout prices, including household goods, apparel, Pet supplies, seasonal products (holiday, gardening, patio, pool, and beach supplies), and kitchen pantry staples at a fraction of their typical price. The company was named a four-time “Best Employer” by Forbes® Magazine*, a three-time US Best Managed Company by Deloitte, and a two-time winner of the Inspiring Workplaces in North America Award. *Ocean State Job Lot is not affiliated with Forbes®.

The Ocean State Job Lot Charitable Foundation has a long History of philanthropic leadership, supporting numerous causes, including feeding the hungry, helping the homeless, assisting veterans and Military families, aiding animal rescue, caring for children, advancing Healthcare, supporting the arts, and promoting learning. The Foundation’s operational, administrative, and overhead expenses are covered by Ocean State Job Lot, not the Foundation, ensuring that 100% of every dollar raised through the Foundation goes directly to helping those in need.

Ocean State Job Lot is headquartered in the Quonset Point Business Park at 375 Commerce Park Road, North Kingstown, RI 02852.  Phone: (401) 295-2672; Website:

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