Tag Archives: charity

RPE Partners with Growing Forward to Help Feed America

RPE and Growing Forward with Feeding America have announced a partnership and shared commitment to help fight hunger and provide more fresh fruits and veggies … Continue reading

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Cause Marketing: The business of do-gooding

When executed correctly, cause marketing can help grocers support their community, enhance loyalty and boost their bottom line. Continue reading

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Domex Superfresh Raises Money for Youth Center

Domex Superfresh Growers hosted the Journey of Hope Golf Classic to benefit the Madison House Community Youth Center operated by the Union Gospel Mission … Continue reading

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Name the Chicken of the Sea Mermaid

Shelly… Coral… Marina.  Whatever the winning entry, one thing is certain: the winner of the Chicken of the Sea Name the Mermaid Contest will … Continue reading

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Chicken of the Sea is Paying it Forward

Chicken of the Sea is looking back by paying it forward in 2014 in celebration of its 100th anniversary as an iconic American brand. … Continue reading

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Chicken of the Sea Donates to Philippines Typhoon Relief

To help in the relief efforts associated with Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, Chicken of the Sea has donated $250,000 in packaged seafood. The … Continue reading

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Big Y Donates 126,000 Pounds of Food

In a chain-wide effort to help the hungry within their local communities, Big Y’s 4th annual Sack Hunger/Care To Share Program brought 15,741 bags … Continue reading

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GloriAnn Donates More Than $37,000

GloriAnn Farms and Five Crowns Marketing have announced that this year’s charitable contributions totaled more than $37,000. The donations were made to the Intrepid Fallen … Continue reading

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FirstFruits Marketing Pledges $20,000 to Philippine Relief Efforts

FirstFruits Marketing has pledged to contribute two containers of emergency supplies, valued at $20,000, to support relief efforts following the recent devastation from Typhoon … Continue reading

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Pure Flavor is in the Holiday Spirit

Pure Flavor is in the giving spirit this holiday season, providing weekly donations to various food banks across Canada and US. During the month … Continue reading

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John Morrell Supports Great Plains Food Bank

John Morrell Food Group’s work to fight hunger reached North Dakota. Together with Hugo’s, the company donated 5,000 pounds of John Morrell ham to … Continue reading

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John Morrell Supports Local Hunger Relief

John Morrell Food Group has localized its commitment to fighting hunger in Utah. Together with Associated Food Stores, the company made a donation of … Continue reading

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Kontos Foods to Donate a Portion of Pastry Sales to Food Banks

Kontos Foods announced that for the 2013 holiday season it will donate a portion of its retail pastry sales at select retailers to food banks. … Continue reading

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Big Y Campaign is Sacking Hunger

In a chain-wide effort to help the hungry within their local communities, all Big Y’s are participating in Sack Hunger – a large brown … Continue reading

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Giant Food Supports Third Annual Toys for Tots Partnership

Giant Food of Landover, Md. and the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation are working together to support children in need this holiday season. Giant … Continue reading

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Eckrich Wins PromaxBDA Award for Operation Inspiration Campaign

Eckrich was awarded top honors for its “Operation Inspiration” campaign at this year’s PromaxBDA Sports Media Marketing Awards contest. The campaign won Gold in … Continue reading

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Giving (Tuesday) is the New Black (Friday)

First there was Black Friday, then Cyber Monday. Just when you thought all of the commercialism was starting out outweigh the good intentions of … Continue reading

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Safeway Launches Holiday Campaign to Fight Hunger

Safeway has launched its Help Us End Hunger (Every Bag Counts) food drive to help make the holidays brighter for people who rely on … Continue reading

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FPFC to Auction off Retailers for Charity

During their December 4, 2013 Holiday Luncheon, the Fresh Produce & Floral Council (FPFC) will be auctioning opportunities to meet retailers for lunch, dinner or … Continue reading

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Fresh Produce & Floral Council Donates $10,000 to Typhoon Relief

The Fresh Produce & Floral Council (FPFC) has made a contribution of $10,000 through The Philippines Red Cross to support relief efforts in the … Continue reading

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The Voice Behind Fair Trade

When I think of Kelly Clarkson I think of American Idol and pop music. When I think of Green Mountain Coffee I think of … Continue reading

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“Corona Cares” Contributes $150,000 to Patients, Families Dealing with Cancer

Crown Imports announced that “Corona Cares,” the highly cornerstone initiative of Crown’s corporate social responsibility program, raised $150,000 in North Carolina this year to … Continue reading

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John Morrell Food Group Partners with Share Our Strength

John Morrell Food Group alongside its parent company, Smithfield Foods, announced a partnership with Share Our Strength, a national non-profit organization focused on eliminating … Continue reading

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C.H. Robinson Supports National Breast Cancer Awareness

During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month C.H. Robinson continues to support breast cancer awareness efforts and promote a sweet way to stay healthy through … Continue reading

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Schwan’s Consumer Brands Collaborates With Feeding America to Help Solve Hunger

The issue of hunger continues to sweep the nation, but Schwan’s Consumer Brands is joining forces with Feeding America to help fight back. Schwan’s … Continue reading

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