PROJECT SHARE REQUESTS GIANT
GROCERY and or GAS RECEIPTS FROM THE COMMUNITY
GIANT to donate $1 to Project SHARE for each receipt collected.
We are just a few receipts away form our 5,000 goal. If anyone has any additional October GIANT receipts to hand in towards the campaign then please bring them to our office. Organizations or churches can also request a pick up at their location, if need be. Many thanks to everyone for your dedication to this campaign and for shopping at GIANT.
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Project SHARE is requesting the help of the community to shop and save receipts from any GIANT Food Store or fuel station throughout the month of October and turn them in at Project SHARE headquarters. GIANT will donate one dollar for every receipt collected for Project SHARE up to $5,000.
All GIANT receipts dated Oct. 1-31 can be dropped off or mailed to Project SHARE, 5 N. Orange St., Suite 4, Carlisle, PA 17103. Project SHARE’s normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
“GIANT is committed to supporting local hunger relief organizations such as Project SHARE in its efforts to help feed those in need in our community,” said Mary St. Ledger Baggett, director, marketing & external communications, GIANT Food Stores. “The fight against hunger is year round and by partnering with Project SHARE we are able to raise both awareness and funds this October.
“GIANT Food Stores and Project SHARE continue their strong partnership to help those in need in the Carlisle community,” said Elaine Livas, executive director of Project SHARE. “This fundraiser is essential for Project SHARE to further serve the community through food distribution and educational programming.”
Organizations, houses of worship and businesses are encouraged to collect receipts from their members and employees, and either call Project SHARE for a pickup or deliver them directly. A number of community collaborators also are serving as drop-off points for GIANT receipts. Locations include: Project SHARE at 5 N. Orange; Farmstand on N. Pitt and Lincoln; Woodforest National Bank located in Walmart; F&M Trust both branches at 1901 Ritner and 700 E. High St.; BB&T branches at 330 York Rd. and 1196 Walnut Bottom Rd.; and PetValu in the former Blockbuster location at 404 East High Street.
For more information, contact Project SHARE at 717-249-7773.
About Project SHARE
For 31 years, Project SHARE (Survival Help and Recipient Education) has provided food, nutritional education and links to programs that empower people in need. Its programs include food distribution, baby supply donation, local produce gleaning, cooking classes, and specialized aid programs for children and seniors. Project SHARE was founded in 1985, and serves more than 2,400 people each month throughout western Cumberland County. Learn more at www.projectshare.net.
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