Dufault said she is especially excited about the Sam's Club faithfulness to Fall River. Sam's Club has a longstanding commitment to give back to the communities it serves, and the new Fall River club is no different. Associates from the new club have selected several local organizations to receive $25,000 in grants from the Walmart Foundation. A few of the recipients include:
- AKA New Bedford
- B.M.C. Durfee High School of Fall River
- Citizens for Citizens, Inc.
- Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School
- Fall River Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry
- Fall River Fire Department
- Greater Fall River Re-creation
- Greater Fall River Partners for a Healthier Community
- Seven Hills Behavioral Health
- Steppingstone Incorporated
- Boys and Girls Club
- Fall River Police
- We Love the Children Fund
Exciting products, new pharmacy among amenities
The new Fall River Sam's Club benefits a wide range of shoppers seeking quality, selection and value. Sports fans will immediately notice the vast electronics department featuring the biggest and best in high-definition televisions. Busy parents and those who love to cook will find an expansive array of everyday needs including fresh produce, quality meats and home meal solutions, while office supplies, vending machine snacks and paper goods prepare small business members for success. Additional benefits for small business owners include early shopping hours, personal shopping through Click 'n' Pull®, truck load savings, and access to quality items most often used by foodservice businesses, restaurant owners and caterers.
The Fall River club will also have a full-service pharmacy where members and the public can take advantage of great savings on medications they use every day.The Sam's Club pharmacy is open to members and the public, featuring $4 and $10 generic prescriptions and extraordinary savings on branded prescriptions. Additionally, Sam's Club offers an optical department, free monthly health screenings and Healthy Living Made Simple magazine to help members take charge of their health through preventative measures. The new club will also debut a Sam's Club Hearing Aid Center, offering premium technology in hearing aid and personal listening devices alongside the care of a certified audiologist. Special offers to be available for Grand Opening As a part of the Grand Opening, Sam's Club will offer special savings on a number of outstanding items Thursday, Oct. 24, including*:
- A VIZIO 60-inch class SMART LED HDTV for $888.
- $80 off a Dell 15.6-inch Notebook.
- A Magnavox 32-inch class LED HDTV for $219.88.
- $30 off a Fujifilm XP60 bundle that includes an SD card and camera case.
- Fresh beef ribeye steak for $7.98 per pound.
- Olive Garden Signature Italian Dressing – two-pack for $6.98.
- Live lobsters steamed to order for $3.99 per pound.
- Local Item: Poblano Farm Salsa – choose any three for $11.54.