Supporting local hunger relief programs is a natural fit for us as a neighborhood grocery store. We are proud to collaborate with our customers to be one of the largest contributors to food banks and feeding programs in the communities we serve.
In 2013, Safeway donated an estimated 71,935,464 pounds of food from our stores, plants, distribution centers and other facilities, which is equivalent to 59,946,220 meals* and worth more than $129 million. We work with many local hunger relief organizations to distribute the food where it is needed most.
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Below are a few of our employees’ stand-out efforts in the area of corporate responsibility for fiscal year 2014 (July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014). These teams were recently recognized through our Clorox CR Awards program and received $1,000 to donate to the nonprofit of their choice.
Local Virginia CITGO Marketer Teams with Two CITGO Terminals to Benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association
South Hill, Va., August 11, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Local CITGO Marketer Parker Oil Company and CITGO Petroleum Corporation recently joined forces to support the annual CITGO/Parker Oil Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Golf Outing. Recently, Parker Oil employees and representatives from CITGO terminal facilities in Richmond and Chesapeake, Va. joined MDA representatives, golfers and other supporters at the Golf Club at Brickshire in Providence Forge, Va.
"To people around the world, Australia is known as a land of plenty, of golden beaches, bronzed surfers and an enviable lifestyle," begins AECOM's Nicola Young, corporate social responsibility manager in Australia New Zealand.