Books-A-Million Customers Raise More Than $100,000 For Salvation Army

Books-A-Million, Inc. (Nasdaq/NM: BAMM) today announced that it has collected more than $100,000 in donations from customers during its annual holiday campaign. 100% of the money donated will go to the Salvation Army units that are local to BAM! stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia.

“BAM! is very proud that through the generosity of our customers we were able to help those in need this holiday season,” said Terrance G. Finley, President and Chief Operating Officer, Books-A-Million, Inc.

“Books-A-Million continues to be a valued partner of The Salvation Army as we strive to build stronger communities and serve those in need. We are extremely grateful for the generosity of Books-A-Million and its customers in support of our mission,” stated Major Sam Henry, Divisional Commander of The Salvation Army’s Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi Division.

Books-A-Million customers and associates have a long tradition of aiding The Salvation Army’s efforts during its annual holiday drive and also in the aftermath of natural disasters throughout the United States and the world.

About Books-A-Million, Inc

Books-A-Million, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading book retailers and sells on the Internet at The Company presently operates 252 stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia. The Company operates large superstores under the names Books-A-Million, BAM!, Books & Co. and 2nd & Charles and traditional bookstores operating under the names Bookland and Books-A-Million. The common stock of Books-A-Million, Inc. is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol BAMM. For more information, visit the Company’s corporate website at

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