ShopRite to Host Fundraiser for Injured Local Teen

Spotswood, NJ (January 27, 2014) – ShopRite of Spotswood and ShopRite of Clark have announced that both stores will collect – and match – donations made as a part of its fundraising campaign for local teen – and ShopRite of Spotswood associate – Michael Nichols, who was injured in a hockey game earlier this month. 


Customers are encouraged to help with the cost Michael’s medical care by making a donation at checkout at ShopRite between Sunday, January 26th and Saturday, February 1st. ShopRite will match customers donation up to $1,500.


WHERE: ShopRite of Spotswood, 380 Summerhill Road, Spotswood, NJ 08884 and ShopRite of Clark, 76 Central Avenue, Clark, NJ 07066


WHEN: Sunday, January 26, 2014 through Saturday, February 1, 2014.

 

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About ShopRite 

ShopRite is the registered trademark of Wakefern Food Corp., a retailer-owned cooperative based in Keasbey, NJ,  and the largest supermarket cooperative in the United States.  With more than 250 ShopRite supermarkets located throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland, ShopRite serves more than six million customers each week.  A long-time supporter of key community efforts, ShopRite is dedicated to fighting hunger in the communities it serves.  Through its ShopRite Partners In Caring program, ShopRite has donated $30 million to 1,700 worthy charities and food banks since the program began in 1999.  As a title sponsor of the LPGA’s ShopRite Classic, ShopRite has raised more than $24 million for local organizations, hospitals and community groups.  Progressive Grocer named ShopRite its 2011 Retailer of the Year and Supermarket News awarded ShopRite its 2011 Retail Excellence Award.  For more information, please visit www.ShopRite.com.