Program designed to give back in local communities
SPRINGFIELD, Va. (Nov. 1, 2021) – Reduce single-use plastic in the environment and give back to those in need in the local community, all while running routine weekly errands at the local Giant Food. Hope For The Warriors has been selected by local Giant Food store leadership as the benefiting nonprofit in the Community Bag Program for the month of Nov.
The Giant Food Community Bag Program is an easy way for shoppers to give back to the local community and the environment as part of the regular shopping routine. Every $2.50 reusable Community Bag sends a $1 donation to a non-profit local to the Giant Food in which it was purchased.
As part of this ongoing program, every month at every Giant Food location a different local nonprofit is selected to benefit from the sale of the reusable Community Bag. Hope For The Warriors was selected as the Nov. beneficiary by local store leadership at the store located at 6364A Springfield Plaza, Springfield Va. Hope For The Warriors will receive a $1 donation for every $2.50 reusable Community Bag purchased at this location in Nov.
“We love a product that gives back in more than one way,” said Robin Kelleher, co-founder and president of Hope For The Warriors. “Join Hope For The Warriors in supporting military families in November by purchasing Community Bags at our local Giant Food.”
Celebrating 15 years of service, Hope For The Warriors assists veterans, service members and military families with a variety of programming including clinical health and wellness, sports and recreation and transition services.
For more information about the Giant Food Community Bag, please visit giantfood.bags4mycause.com.
About Hope For The Warriors: Founded in 2006, Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for post-9/11 veterans, service members and military families. Since its inception, Hope For The Warriors has served over 36,000 through a variety of support programs focused on clinical health and wellness, sports and recreation and transition. One of the nonprofit’s first programs, Military Spouse and Caregiver Scholarships, has awarded over 170 scholarships to caregivers and families of the fallen. For more information, visit hopeforthewarriors.org, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.