GIANT CUSTOMERS DONATED $2,138 TO PROJECT OF EASTON IN RECOGNITION OF NATIONAL HUNGER ACTION MONTH

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(Pictured L to R): Lindsey Ervolina, District Operations Coordinator, GIANT Food Stores, Tom Magallanes, Store Manager, Angel Ackerman, ProJeCt of Easton Development Manager, Janice Komisor, ProJeCt of Easton CEO, Sonia Labriola, Ro Patti, Natasha Marshall, Bonnie Pezzuto, GIANT Food Stores associates. 

On Tuesday, September 17 at 10:00 am., GIANT associates volunteered alongside staff of ProJeCt of Easton to celebrate a successful Bag Hunger Campaign and presented a check for $2,138 to the food pantry.  

The Bag Hunger Campaign ran from August 25 through September 7 across all GIANT and MARTIN’S stores with a grand total of $780,676 collected from all stores.  GIANT and MARTIN’S customers donate to their local food bank during checkout through the in-store campaign. Funds collected go to more 100 pantries across the markets served by GIANT and MARTIN’S. 

Throughout September, GIANT associates will volunteer and make donations at select food banks and pantries to celebrate the contributions.  The Bag Hunger Campaign is only one of many ways that the company helps end hunger in the communities it serves. Visit the GIANT or MARTIN’S websites to learn more about the Company’s hunger relief programs.

About ProJeCt of Easton

Since 1968, ProJeCt has helped people throughout the Lehigh Valley break free from the cycle of poverty. ProJeCt’s mission is to build a better community by helping people help themselves succeed in school, work and life through adult education, family literacy, school-based programming and emergency support services.

About GIANT Food Stores, LLC 

Founded in 1923 in Carlisle, Pa., GIANT Food Stores is passionate about connecting families and creating healthier communities. As an omni-channel retailer, GIANT proudly serves millions of neighbors across Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia.  With more than 32,000 talented associates supporting over 180 stores, 132 pharmacies, 102 fuel stations, over 100 online pickup hubs and grocery delivery service in hundreds of zip codes, GIANT is changing the customer experience and creating an impact in local communities for a better future. The GIANT Food Stores family of brands includes GIANT, MARTIN’S Food Markets, GIANT Heirloom Market, GIANT DIRECT and MARTIN’S DIRECT, Powered by Peapod. GIANT Food Stores is a company of Ahold Delhaize USA. For more information, visit the GIANT or MARTIN’S websites.

 

 

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