More than $3.73 million in grants distributed to hunger relief and
self-sufficiency nonprofit organizations in 2015
LAKELAND, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Publix
Super Markets, Inc. has launched its annual holiday season Food For
All® campaign, which begins today and runs through Dec. 24 in all stores.
Customers and associates participate by purchasing $1, $3 or $5 donation
coupons stationed on holiday themed campaign boards at the checkout
lanes. Food For All® is a program of making change®, a 501(c)(3)
charitable organization that has partnered with Publix since 1990 to
create a successful campaign.
Last year, Publix distributed funds to more than 175 charities across
the southeastern United States, providing them with more than $3.73
million in grants. Again this year, funds will be used to support local
and regional nonprofit organizations that fight hunger and advocate for
“The Food For All® campaign makes it convenient to give this time of the
year, and we’re so appreciative of the generous support of our customers
and associates,” said Maria Brous, director of media and community
relations, Public Super Markets, Inc. “Publix is proud to support the
communities in which we live, work and operate—the communities we call
About Publix Super Markets
Publix is privately owned and operated by its 187,500 employees, with
2015 sales of $32.4 billion. Currently Publix has 1,134 stores in
Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina.
The company has been named one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work
For in America” for 19 consecutive years. In addition, Publix’s
dedication to superior quality and customer service is recognized among
the top in the grocery business. For more information, visit the
company’s website, corporate.publix.com.
About Food For All®/making change®
Food For All® is a program of making change®, a 501(c)(3) charitable
organization that partners with thousands of retailers nationwide to run
point-of-purchase fundraisers. Since 1985, the organization has
successfully raised more than $100 million to fund non-profit
organizations in the United States and around the world. For more
information, please visit www.makingchange.org.
Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Maria Brous, 863-688-1188, ext. 55339
of Media and Community Relations
Todd Smith, 615-202-7944
President and CEO