Associates in Ahold USA’s produce department recently donated $2,500 to Project SHARE. Pictured from left to right behind the check are Elaine Livas, Project SHARE, Dave Lessard, vice president of produce, Ahold USA, Joe Kloza, Project SHARE and Rob Palmeri, category manager, produce merchandising, Ahold USA along with the entire produce merchandising team. The donation was the result of a department decorating contest at the Ahold USA corporate office located at 1149 Harrisburg Pike, Carlisle. Company executives selected the produce department as the winner. In addition to the donation to Project SHARE’s Kids BackPack Program, the department grows hydroponic lettuce that is also donated to Project SHARE approximately every 5 weeks.