Community Service http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27794/more en Is your store a good neighbor? http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/your-store-good-neighbor <div class="node-body article-body">I've always found with supermarkets that customers first assess an individual store's impact on their own neighborhood. If they don't find it to be a good neighbor, then grander claims of corporate social responsibility just don't ring true.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/your-store-good-neighbor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/your-store-good-neighbor#comments Community Service Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:21:00 +0000 520661 at http://supermarketnews.com United donates to Project Graduation http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/united-donates-project-graduation <div class="node-body article-body">United Supermarkets said Wednesday it will boost its donation to Project Graduation celebrations to more than $45,000 — an 18% increase over last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/united-donates-project-graduation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/united-donates-project-graduation#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Texas United Supermarkets Wed, 03 Jun 2015 17:23:00 +0000 519611 at http://supermarketnews.com Stater Bros. donates trailer as emergency command center http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/stater-bros-donates-trailer-emergency-command-center <div class="node-body article-body">Stater Bros. Markets said Tuesday it has converted a trailer into a mobile emergency command center and donated it to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department for use in emergency situations or for special events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/stater-bros-donates-trailer-emergency-command-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/stater-bros-donates-trailer-emergency-command-center#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial California Stater Bros. Markets Tue, 02 Jun 2015 15:53:00 +0000 519491 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers provide assistance to Texas flood victims http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/retailers-provide-assistance-texas-flood-victims <div class="node-body article-body">H-E-B, Whole Foods Market and Brookshire Bros. pitched in after devastating floods in Texas earlier this week. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/retailers-provide-assistance-texas-flood-victims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/retailers-provide-assistance-texas-flood-victims#comments Community Service Latest News Brookshire Brothers H-E-B Randalls Whole Foods Market Wed, 27 May 2015 15:21:00 +0000 519081 at http://supermarketnews.com IGA kicks off fifth Wounded Warrior event http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/iga-kicks-fifth-wounded-warrior-event <div class="node-body article-body">IGA said Friday it has joined forces with the Wounded Warrior Project for the fifth year to raise money through the sale of IGA exclusive brands.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/iga-kicks-fifth-wounded-warrior-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/iga-kicks-fifth-wounded-warrior-event#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial IGA Promotions Fri, 22 May 2015 19:03:00 +0000 518861 at http://supermarketnews.com Raley's hiring foster-care youths http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/raleys-hiring-foster-care-youths <div class="node-body article-body">Raley’s Supermarkets said Wednesday it has partnered with iFoster to develop a new hiring program for foster youth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/raleys-hiring-foster-care-youths" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/raleys-hiring-foster-care-youths#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Raley's Supermarkets Wed, 20 May 2015 19:08:00 +0000 518531 at http://supermarketnews.com New Metro program to donate 1 million kg of food a year http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/new-metro-program-donate-1-million-kg-food-year <div class="node-body article-body">Metro announced a new food recovery program for 65 stores in the Montreal area that will result in weekly donations of 10,000 kilograms of food to Moisson Montreal, a local food bank. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/new-metro-program-donate-1-million-kg-food-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/new-metro-program-donate-1-million-kg-food-year#comments Community Service Latest News Meat Metro Inc. Thu, 14 May 2015 16:21:00 +0000 518051 at http://supermarketnews.com Stater donating tons of apples to food banks http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/stater-donating-tons-apples-food-banks <div class="node-body article-body">Stater Bros. Markets, San Bernardino, Calif., said it plans to donate 47,000 pounds of apples to two local food banks on May 8 as part of the Take a Bite Out of Hunger campaign sponsored by FirstFruits of Washington.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/stater-donating-tons-apples-food-banks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/stater-donating-tons-apples-food-banks#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral California Hunger relief Stater Bros. Markets Tue, 05 May 2015 22:27:00 +0000 517341 at http://supermarketnews.com Haggen donates to national parks http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donates-national-parks <div class="node-body article-body">Haggen said it is donating more than $40,000 to support the four national parks in Washington and Oregon, representing 2% of sales on Earth Day at the company’s stores in those two states.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donates-national-parks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donates-national-parks#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Haggen Inc. Oregon Washington Thu, 30 Apr 2015 21:01:00 +0000 516991 at http://supermarketnews.com Mi Pueblo offering $200,000 in scholarships http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/mi-pueblo-offering-200000-scholarships <div class="node-body article-body">Mi Pueblo Food Centers said it is offering 100 scholarships totaling more than $200,000 to community members and employees already enrolled in college or who wish to continue their education.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/mi-pueblo-offering-200000-scholarships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/mi-pueblo-offering-200000-scholarships#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial California Mi Pueblo Food Centers Tue, 28 Apr 2015 21:42:00 +0000 516751 at http://supermarketnews.com