ShopRite Partners in Caring Donates 200 Turkeys to Long Island Cares, Inc.
Thank you to our corporate partners at ShopRite and their Partners in Caring Foundation who recently donated 200 turkeys to Long Island Cares, Inc. to support our efforts in providing holiday meals to the many individuals and families supported by our member agencies. Long Island Cares’ staff members Alex Carrero (L) and Kelvin Avila (R) are shown with the turkey donation in our freezer getting ready to pack them for delivery to families in need.
ShopRite Partners in Caring is a year-round, community-based, hunger-fighting initiative that works with more than 50 food industry manufacturers to provide $2 million annually to more than 1,700 qualified charitable agencies in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Delaware, Pennsylvania and Maryland.
Since its founding in 1999, ShopRite Partners In Caring has donated $27 million to more than 1,700 charities, including emergency food pantries, soup kitchens, homeless shelters, child care centers, battered women’s shelters, senior citizen programs, drug rehab centers, programs for the mentally and physically disabled, after-school programs and other organizations that aid those in need.