press release

May 24, 2012

Contact:
Christopher Brand
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TURN YOUR MORNING ROUTINE INTO A DONATION TO HELP THOSE IN NEED

MARTIN’S Food Markets partners with Salvation Army for Donuts of Hope

Carlisle, PA – To help assist those in need throughout Central Virginia, MARTIN’S Food Markets is a proud supporter of the Salvation Army’s Donuts of Hope: A Dough-Raising Event. From Sunday, May 27 – Saturday, June 2, MARTIN’S will donate 25 cents of every donut sold at its stores in the Richmond region to The Salvation Army of Central Virginia. In addition, $1.50 of every specially-marked pre-packaged six pack of donuts will also be donated.

“We’ve worked closely with The Salvation Army on several programs over the past couple of years to increase awareness and funding for all of the work they do here in our local community,” said James Scanlon, Regional Vice President. “We’re excited to partner with them again on the inaugural Donuts of Hope campaign to help those most in need.

For more information, please visit www.donutsofhope.org.

About GIANT/MARTIN’S

Headquartered in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, GIANT/MARTIN’S is a leading retail grocer in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, operating under the names of GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets and employing nearly 30,000 associates. Founded in 1923, GIANT and MARTIN’S have a long-standing commitment to eradicate hunger and improve the quality of life for children in addition to working with hundreds of local organizations annually. GIANT/MARTIN’S was recently awarded the Golden Grocer Award by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for its leadership in the fight against hunger. In addition, GIANT/MARTIN’S is one of the top ten fund-raisers in the country for local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. GIANT and MARTIN’S are Ahold companies. For more information visit www.GiantFoodStores.com and www.MartinsFoods.com. Find us on Facebook at facebook.com/giantfoodstores and facebook.com/martinsfoods.

5/24/12