Donating Candy Canes for Extreme Makeover

Bryan, OH - November 2012: For the second year in a row, Spangler Candy is honored to be a part of one of television's most heartwarming shows - "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition".

"The Zdroj Family from Smithville, TX" episode will premiere Monday, December 3, 2012 (8:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.

"Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," which aired for nine seasons on ABC, transformed the lives of thousands of deserving families. "EM:HE" also put a spotlight on causes that touched these families, ranging from the treatment of serious illnesses to the importance of foster care & adoption, helping struggling veterans to campaigning against texting while driving and building coalitions to end bullying. Celebrities including First Lady Michelle Obama, Elton John, Robin Williams, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Keith Urban, Mariah Carey, Glenn Close, Tyler Perry, Mary J Blige, Carrie Underwood, David Duchovny, Kobe Bryant, Magic Johnson, Usher, KISS, Rihanna, Jessica Alba and Derek Jeter are among the many who "got on the bus" over the years to join the show. In addition, the series won multiple Emmys for Outstanding Reality Program, received six Emmy nominations, won two People's Choice Awards and an NAACP Image Award, in addition to many other honors. The children of the "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" families have always been an integral part of the popular show. Spangler Candy is proud to participate and help celebrate the season of giving by sharing one of America's most iconic Christmas candies.

Spangler Candy makes 2.7 million candy canes a day from traditional peppermint candy canes to branded Jelly Belly®, Smarties® and Dum Dums® candy canes.

About ABC-TV's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"
"EM:HE" is produced by Endemol USA. David Goldberg is Chairman, Endemol North America. The series is executive-produced by Brady Connell & George Verschoor. This program airs in HD with 5.1 audio, and carries a TV-PG parental guideline.

About Spangler Candy Company
In business since 1906, Spangler Candy's line of quality confections includes Dum Dums®,
Saf-T-Pops®, Circus Peanuts and Marshmallow Treats, Spangler® Candy Canes, and Valentine, Easter, Halloween & Christmas candies.

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