Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger campaign generates 383 cases of food worth $7,700 for Worcester County Food Bank
Feb. 15, 2019
For Immediate Release
Friday, February 15, 2019
"Once again, customers showed their generosity through the Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger program, helping people who otherwise might not have enough nutritious food to eat," said Eric Blom, Hannaford spokesman. "These donations demonstrate what a difference we can make in individual lives when we work together."
The Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger Campaign had three parts:
Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger has generated funds and products valued at $10.1 million since the program began in 2008. The annual campaign builds off the work that local Hannaford stores and distribution centers participate in daily. Hannaford donated nearly 26 million pounds of rescued food to Northeast hunger relief in 2018.
Hannaford Supermarkets, based in Scarborough, Maine, operates 181 stores in the Northeast. Stores are located in Maine, New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Hannaford employs more than 27,000 associates. Additional information can be found at www.hannaford.com.