Father’s Day Council Sets Fundraising Goal

Stuart Goldblatt has ambitious goals for the Father's Day Council: $3.1 million for 2010.

Stuart Goldblatt has ambitious goals for the Father’s Day Council.

Goldblatt, executive vice president and general merchandise manager of men’s for Macy’s Merchandising Group and president of the Father’s Day/Mother’s Day Council, Inc., has set a fundraising goal of $3.1 million for 2010.

In 2009, the group raised just over $3 million.

Next year, the group will hold events in 19 cities to honor dads with the Father of the Year awards slated to be held at a luncheon at the Sheraton New York on Thursday, June 17. Proceeds from the lunch will go to Save the Children.