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Bulldog Community Discount Program Strengthens Relationship Between Town and Gardner-Webb

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Students, Faculty and Staff Show ID for Savings at Local Businesses

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.—A new program at Gardner-Webb highlights the ongoing relationship of the University and the Boiling Springs community. The Bulldog Community Discount Program increases awareness of local businesses while encouraging the campus community to support them.

“We are very excited to be able to offer this discount program to the faculty, staff and students of Gardner-Webb that will allow for us to promote the businesses in Boiling Springs,” said Vice President for Student Development and Dean of Students, Lesley Villarose. “We are looking forward to the continued growth of this program with our town partners.”

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Beginning Monday, March 7, students, faculty and staff will simply show their Gardner-Webb ID, and receive 10 percent off at the following business:

  • Campus Pizzeria, 101 S. Main St.
  • Snack Shop, 103 S. Main St.
  • The Quik Snak, LLC, 131 N. Main St.
  • Bakeology, 131-1 E. College Ave.
  • Glow Clothing, 131 E. College Ave.
  • Papa John’s, 307a E. College Ave.
  • Magnolia Mill, 108 N. Main St.

These discounts are available at Tropical Sun Tanning, 123 N. Main St.:

  • $30/month
  • $15/week
  • $5/visit
  • $0.15/minute

Businesses who would like to participate in the discount program may contact Lesley Villarose at [email protected] or call (704) 406-2081.

Gardner-Webb University is North Carolina’s recognized leader in private, Christian higher education. A Carnegie-Classified Doctoral/Professional University, GWU is home to six professional schools, 14 academic departments, more than 80 undergraduate and graduate majors, and a world-class faculty. Located on a beautiful 225-acre campus in Boiling Springs, N.C., Gardner-Webb prepares graduates to impact their chosen professions, equips them with the skills to advance the frontiers of knowledge, and inspires them to make a positive and lasting difference in the lives of others. Ignite your future at

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