SOURCE: Extra Space Storage Inc.

Extra Space Storage Inc.

July 26, 2011 16:50 ET

Extra Space Storage® of Stockton Partners With Miss San Joaquin as Well as the Miss America Organization to Support the Young Women of San Joaquin in Scholarship and Talent

STOCKTON, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 26, 2011) - Extra Space Storage of Stockton, CA is partnering with Miss San Joaquin as well as the Miss America Organization to provide storage resources for these organizations.

The Miss San Joaquin County is a preliminary competition for the Miss California and Miss America competitions which occur every year in San Joaquin County. Today, the Miss America Organization is one of the nation's leading achievement programs and the world's largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women. Each year, the Miss America Organization makes available more than $45 million in cash and tuition scholarship assistance. The local Miss San Joaquin competition awards significant scholarships to young women between the ages of 17-24 every year in the local community. This non-profit organization encourages involvement in community service and empowers young women to achieve their educational, personal and professional goals.

Extra Space Storage is delighted to help in costs associated with the storage needs of this organization so their resources can be dedicated to the continued goals of the company. According to Bob Carroll, Divisional Vice President, "We are pleased to help a charity that supports youth in our community. Extra Space Storage is committed to helping local organizations in the communities that we serve and we are delighted that we could help Miss San Joaquin with its storage needs."

Extra Space Storage of Stockton located at 55. E Jamestown, Stockton, is committed to customer service, security, convenience and professionalism -- providing households and businesses with additional space to grow, transition or simply store their valued possessions for however long they need. The professionally managed Stockton facility offers 600 storage units for short- or long-term lease, with units ranging in size from 50 to 600 square feet. The clean and well-lit units are accessible 365 days a year and feature state-of-the-art security, including 24-hour video surveillance. Extra Space Storage of Stockton's office hours are 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM.

About Miss San Joaquin and the Miss America Organization
Based in Linwood, New Jersey, the Miss America Organization (a not-for-profit organization) provides young women with a vehicle to further their personal and professional goals and instills a spirit of community service through a variety of unique nationwide community-based programs. Developed by the Miss America Organization, the Miss America program exists to provide personal and professional opportunities for young women to promote their voices in culture, politics and the community. It provides a forum for today's young women to express their viewpoints, talents and accomplishments to audiences during the telecast and to the public-at-large during the ensuing year. Today, on an annual basis, Miss America state and local titleholders, along with the Organization's network of volunteers, participate in more than 12,000 community service projects, providing in excess of 500,000 service hours to worthy causes.

About Extra Space Storage Inc.
Extra Space Storage Inc., headquartered in Salt Lake City, is a fully integrated, self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust that owns and/or operates 860 self-storage properties in 34 states and Washington, D.C. The company's properties comprise approximately 570,000 units and more than 62 million square feet of rentable storage space offering customers conveniently located and secure storage solutions, including boat storage, RV storage and business storage. Extra Space Storage is the second-largest owner and/or operator of self-storage properties and is the largest self-storage management company in the United States. For more information, visit