Community Service http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27794/more en Mrs. Green's to donate gardens to NYC schools http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/mrs-greens-donate-gardens-nyc-schools <div class="node-body article-body">Mrs. Green’s Natural Markets announced a plan to donate organic gardens to 20 New York City schools.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/mrs-greens-donate-gardens-nyc-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/mrs-greens-donate-gardens-nyc-schools#comments Community Service Retail & Financial Health & Wellness Mrs. Green’s Natural Markets Natural Markets Food Group Pat Brown Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:43:00 +0000 515481 at http://supermarketnews.com Hy-Vee awards grants to encourage community gardens http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/hy-vee-awards-grants-encourage-community-gardens <div class="node-body article-body">Hy-Vee Food Stores said Monday it has awarded 130 grants of $400 each, for a total of $52,000, to community organizations to purchase seeds, plants, garden tools and food preservation equipment for community gardens.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/hy-vee-awards-grants-encourage-community-gardens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/hy-vee-awards-grants-encourage-community-gardens#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Health & Wellness Sustainability sustainability Mon, 06 Apr 2015 20:26:00 +0000 515001 at http://supermarketnews.com Haggen donating apples in Northwest http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donating-apples-northwest <div class="node-body article-body">Haggen, Inc., said Monday it plans to donate more than 45,000 pounds of apples to two Pacific Northwest food banks as part of the region’s annual “Take a Bite Out of Hunger” effort.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donating-apples-northwest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donating-apples-northwest#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Haggen Inc. Hunger relief Oregon Washington Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:25:00 +0000 514411 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway, Albertsons raising funds to fight childhood hunger http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-albertsons-raising-funds-fight-childhood-hunger <div class="node-body article-body">Safeway and Albertsons shoppers can help fight childhood hunger during April in the second year of an anti-hunger effort, the companies said Friday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-albertsons-raising-funds-fight-childhood-hunger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-albertsons-raising-funds-fight-childhood-hunger#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Albertsons Hunger relief Safeway Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:55:00 +0000 514341 at http://supermarketnews.com C&S plants site for workplace gardens http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/cs-plants-site-workplace-gardens <div class="node-body article-body">C&S Wholesale Grocers has launched a new website to help businesses learn from its workplace gardens program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/cs-plants-site-workplace-gardens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/cs-plants-site-workplace-gardens#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial C&S Wholesale Grocers Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:31:00 +0000 514201 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods sponsors amateur baking contest http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/whole-foods-sponsors-amateur-baking-contest <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market has teamed with restaurant review website The Infatuation on a “bake sale” event that is also a contest for amateur bakers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/whole-foods-sponsors-amateur-baking-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/whole-foods-sponsors-amateur-baking-contest#comments Community Service Latest News Bakery Whole Foods Market Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:27:00 +0000 514031 at http://supermarketnews.com Stater hosts talks by Medal of Honor winners http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/stater-hosts-talks-medal-honor-winners <div class="node-body article-body">Stater Bros. Markets hosted three Congressional Medal of Honor winners last week in a series of talks to educators at its corporate offices in San Bernardino, Calif., to commemorate National Medal of Honor Day March 25.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/stater-hosts-talks-medal-honor-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/stater-hosts-talks-medal-honor-winners#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Stater Bros. Markets Tue, 24 Mar 2015 22:42:00 +0000 514011 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar CEO gives $45 million to build his legacy foundation http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-ceo-gives-45-million-build-his-legacy-foundation <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Family Dollar CEO Howard Levine has added $45 million to a charitable fund at Foundation for the Carolinas, establishing him as one of the biggest individual philanthropists in the Carolinas, reports The Charlotte Observer.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-ceo-gives-45-million-build-his-legacy-foundation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Community Service Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:17:00 +0000 514001 at http://supermarketnews.com Haggen invites local groups to meet following store conversions http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-invites-local-groups-meet-following-store-conversions <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Haggen announced it plans to meet with local community groups as it converts the 146 stores it acquired from Albertsons and Safeway.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-invites-local-groups-meet-following-store-conversions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-invites-local-groups-meet-following-store-conversions#comments Community Service Retail & Financial Store Design & Construction Safeway-Albertsons Merger Haggen Inc. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 21:19:00 +0000 511631 at http://supermarketnews.com Cooper, Graff, Solberg receive NGA awards http://supermarketnews.com/2015-nga-show/cooper-graff-solberg-receive-nga-awards <div class="node-body article-body">The National Grocers Association presented awards to three retailers during its annual convention in Las Vegas Sunday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2015-nga-show/cooper-graff-solberg-receive-nga-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2015-nga-show/cooper-graff-solberg-receive-nga-awards#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial 2015 NGA Show Mon, 09 Feb 2015 00:30:00 +0000 506361 at http://supermarketnews.com