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Five Westchester County Shoprite Stores to Host Clothing Drives During Month of July to Benefit Local Veterans’ Organizations

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Five Westchester County Shoprite Stores to Host Clothing Drives During Month of July to Benefit Local Veterans’ Organizations

July 02, 2017 - 08:44
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Five Westchester County Shoprite Stores to Host Clothing Drives During Month of July to Benefit Local Veterans’ Organizations

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY --

WHAT:    ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc. will host clothing drives at five stores in Westchester County on select dates in July, with all proceeds benefitting local veterans’ organizations. Customers can donate their gently used clothing at drop-off sites set up outside of each store, and ShopRite will donate the clothing to partner organization We Collect Clothes, which pays a fee for donated items. All proceeds that ShopRite raises from the clothing drives will benefit ShopRite’s ninth annual Veterans Fundraising Campaign, which runs through July 15 and supports local veterans’ organizations including Tower of Hope, Hudson Valley Honor Flight and Committee for the Families of War Veterans.

WHEN:    Saturday, July 1, 2017

         1:30pm – 4:00pm:            ShopRite of Greenway Plaza

         25-43 Prospect Street

         Yonkers, NY 10701

         Sunday, July 2, 2017

         9:00am – 12:00pm          ShopRite of Thornwood

         960 Broadway Route 141

         Thornwood, NY 10594

         1:00pm – 4:00pm:           ShopRite of New Rochelle

         8 Joyce Road & Palmer Avenue

         New Rochelle, NY 10801

         Saturday, July 15, 2017

         9:00am – 12:00pm:         ShopRite of Bedford Hills

         747 Bedford Road

         Bedford Hills, NY 10507

         1:00pm – 4:00pm:            ShopRite of Croton

         460 South Riverside Avenue

         Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520

WHY:     ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc. is proud to continue its support of United States servicemen and women and their families. As part of this ongoing commitment, ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc. is currently holding its ninth annual Veterans Fundraising Campaign through July 15. Thirty-four ShopRite stores in New York and New Jersey – including its stores in Albany, Colonie, Niskayuna and Slingerlands – have banded together to collect donation at checkout, and raise additional funds by organizing events including 5K runs and walks, food drives, raffles and more. In 2016, ShopRite raised $765,000 to benefit local veterans’ organizations, and has raised more than $2.8 million since the campaign’s 2009 inception. 

CONTACT: To schedule on-site interviews or receive further information about the event, please contact BML Public Relations:

-        Jillian Verpent | 973-337-6395 ext. 108

-        Michelle LoGuercio | 973-337-6395 ext. 110

-        Chelsea Newberg | 973-337-6395 ext. 106