In honor of National Nurses Week and the American Nurses Association’s Nurses Month, some of our favorite vendors are giving away free and/or discounted merchandise to nurses, doctors, first responders and other front line workers. Keep scrolling to see if your favorite vendor is on the list!
Academy Sports + Outdoors Discount: Through May 25, Academy Sports + Outdoors is offering a 10% discount to nurses, military veterans and other first responders and healthcare professionals, both in stores and online.
Amazon Nursing ebooks: Amazon offers a selection of free Kindle books for nurses.
BACH Virtual Fitness Classes: BACH, an at-home private training company, is offering free online fitness classes to nurses, essential workers and people who have lost their jobs nationwide due to the pandemic. Nurses can email founder Joe Bach at Joe@bebach.com for a free membership that will extend beyond Nurses Week.
BP Discounted Gas: BP is offering one-time codes to nurses and other healthcare responders for a 50 cent per gallon discount at their next fill up at BP and Amoco stations.
Cicis Pizza: Get a large specialty pizza at participating Cicis Pizza locations for just $5.99 from May 5-10.
Cinnabon: Cinnabon has traditionally offered free cinnamon rolls for nurses during National Nurses Week. Offers may vary by location.
Circle K Beverage: Through June, participating locations of the convenience store chain Circle K are giving a free hot or iced beverage to nurses and other healthcare workers and first responders with a valid ID.
Corner Bakery Café Coffee: Through May 8, nurses and other healthcare professionals with a valid ID can get a free hand-roasted coffee, to take out or dine in, where available, at participating Corner Bakery Cafe locations.
Crocs: Crocs is donating free pairs of Crocs, which are commonly used by nurses, to healthcare workers on the front lines during the coronavirus pandemic.
El Pollo Loco: Starting May 6th through May 12th, the community can nominate a hardworking nurse by tagging them on Facebook and Instagram. Chosen daily and by random selection, El Pollo Loco will surprise nurses and their families on their social channels with a limited-edition National Nurses Week gift card for the family to enjoy a meal together at home. The company is also offering National Nurses Week gift cards to send to a special someone who deserves a hot meal.
H&R Block Tax Preparation: Through the month of May, H&R Block is offering free state and federal tax return preparation services to nurses and other front line workers. Upload a valid badge or medical ID, and H&R Block will waive tax prep fees.
HSN discount: Nurses can get $10 off $20 when they make their first HSN purchase.
Ike’s Love & Sandwiches Discount: Healthcare workers who show an ID will get 50% off an in-store takeout order on May 6.
Jamba Juice: From May 6 to May 13, whenever you buy a smoothie or bowl for delivery on the Jamba app or jamba.com, Jamba will donate a smoothie to a nurse or other essential worker, including doctors, teachers and mail carriers. You can nominate a specific nurse or other front line worker for a freebie on Jamba’s ‘Whirld of Good’ website, which will be live on May 6.
Krispy Kreme Donuts: The popular doughnut chain is giving away a dozen original glazed doughnuts for nurses on Monday, May 11. According to their website, the company has been providing health care workers with a free dozen doughnuts every Monday since March 30 for National Doctors’ Day through National Nurses Week (May 6-12). Just go to a Krispy Kreme drive-thru, show us your employer badge and collect your doughnuts.
Lovesac Discount: Through May, Lovesac is offering a 40% discount to nurses and other front line workers.
Mrs. Fields Cookies: Mrs. Fields is offering 25% off its Heroes Collections cookie tins with the promo code THANKS to honor nurses and other front line workers. The tins can be delivered to your local hospital, doctor’s office or other medical location.
Nurse Mystery Box: NurseDeals.com is giving away 20 of their ‘Nurse Mystery Boxes,’ valued at $149. In past years, the boxes have included personalized nursing gear such as t-shirts, stethoscopes and badge holders.
Outback Steakhouse: Get 10% off your meal with a valid ID. The Australian-themed chain restaurant is giving nurses 10% off their orders with the restaurant’s ongoing “Heroes Discount,” which has no expiration date.
Sheetz: The eatery is offering a free coffee to nurses, hospital workers and paramedics through June 1. Learn more about free coffee offer from Sheetz.
Skechers Discount: Skechers is offering a 30% discount on shoes for nurses and other essential workers through May 31, 2020.
Snickers Bar: Part of their “Send a Snickers from Home” campaign, you can submit the essential worker’s phone number on the website and the person will receive a free Snickers egift card redeemable at Walmart. Plus, for every bar sent, Snickers will also make a donation to support first responders through Operation Gratitude. Send a Snickers bar to a nurse.
Starbucks: Nurses and other front line workers can get a free tall brewed coffee, hot or iced, from Starbucks through the month of May.
Subway Sandwich via Postmates Donation: Through May 10, for every Subway order of $15 or more made through Postmates, Subway will donate a 6-inch sub to nurses and other healthcare workers.
TalkSpace Therapy: TalkSpace is offering a free month of online therapy to nurses and other healthcare workers.
Vacation Home Stay: Better Vacations is offering free stays in their vacation homes in Las Vegas and Indianapolis to nurses, from now until May 15. “We want to thank our front line medical staff who are continuing to work countless hours, are traveling to support other hospitals, and who are putting the lives of others before their own,” the company said.
Verb Energy Bars: During Nurses Week, healthcare workers nationwide can text 415-915-8372 to get Verb energy bars delivered to their door, free of charge.
Verizon Discount: Verizon is now expanding its ‘Those Who Serve Plan Discount’ to nurses and teachers. Qualifying new or existing Verizon customers can get unlimited plans for as low as $30 per month for four lines, as well as Fios 200mbps internet for as low as $34.99. Find more information here.
Waterloo Sparkling Water Giveaway: From May 6 to May 12, Waterloo Sparkling Water is giving away 500 free 8-pack and 12-pack case coupons to nurses and other healthcare workers.You can comment on Waterloo’s Instagram and Facebook pages for a chance to win the free cases. You can also tag a nurse to enter them in the giveaway.
Yogurtland Discount: Some Yogurtland locations are offering discounts on batches of individually packaged cups that can be sent directly to a hospital or medical office. Through June 23, use promo code ONLINE10 to get $10 off online catering orders of $50 or more, and use promo code SPRING25 to get $25 off online catering orders of $100 or more. Yogurtland discounts are applied when ordered through the ezCater platform.