ShopRite of Garwood
Garwood Featured Story
Village Super Market is a supporter of Autism Speaks, and we celebrate Autism Awareness month every April with fundraising events. Nye is an autistic young man who is a volunteer at the ShopRite of Garwood – we salute him for being a very special asset to our team!
Partners in Caring Beneficiaries
ShopRite of Garwood is proud to participate in the ShopRite Partners in Caring Program to help fight hunger in your local community. With the help of our generous shoppers we were able to donate $10,000 in 2017 to the following local organizations:
- Area Baby Center – Summit
- Elizabethport Presbyterian Center
- Heard AME Church
- Holy Mountain – We Care
- Jewish Family Services
- Linden Interfaith Emergency Pantry
- Morning Star Community
- St. John the Apostle Church
- Westfield Senior Citizen Group
Food Rescue Totals
ShopRite of Garwood is proud to participate in the Village Food Rescue Program. This program salvages food from our store that is safe for consumption but is ineligible for retail sale. In 2017 we were able to donate 27,810 pounds to the Community Food Bank of New Jersey to help address the critical needs for fresh and healthy foods.
ShopRite of Garwood was proud to support the following organizations in 2017 among many others….
- American Legion
- Casa Union County
- Cranford School District
- Knights of Columbus
- Cranford PBA
- Garwood School District
- Friends of Linden Animal Shelter
- Westfield Food Pantry
Village in the Community
The 16th Annual Downtown Westfield 5K and Pizza Extravaganza
ShopRite of Garwood was a Bronze sponsor in the 16th Annual Westfield “Pizza Run.” The run is one of the largest non-corporate 5K races in NJ and is very well received in the community. Associates represented the store with the prize wheel, nutrition samples and nutritional information from our store dietitian, is to make for a fun summer evening!