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If you’re a first responder or healthcare worker fighting hard to keep people healthy during the coronavirus pandemic, you may want to start shopping at BJ’s Wholesale Club. They want to show you some serious love and appreciation with a pretty terrific freebie.

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First responders and healthcare workers can shop BJ’s without a membership every Sunday morning.

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Starting Sunday, April 19, all you first responders and healthcare workers can shop any BJ’s Wholesale Club from 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. during “Appreciation Hour.” All you need to do is show your work badge.

In order to accommodate Appreciation Hour for first responders, BJ’s is also adjusting their senior shopping hours for members age 60 and over. BJ’s senior hours will now be Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.


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You can also sign up for a free BJ’s membership and shop during regular hours.

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via BJ’s

BJ’s wants to show first responders and healthcare workers even more gratitude by offering a complimentary Inner Circle membership valid for four months. A yearly Inner Circle membership is normally $55.

Eligible workers can sign up at the member services desk at their local BJ’s wholesale club.


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