ShopRite of Watchung
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ShopRite of Watchung welcomed Watchung and Plainfield police officers at the annual Partners in Caring Bag for Hunger Day. They helped the store surpass their fundraising goal of $4,000 by engaging customers and bagging their groceries. Thank you to these “fine” community leaders!
Partners in Caring Beneficiaries
ShopRite of Watchung 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:
- Church of Immaculate Heart
- Community Church of God
- Grace’s Kitchen
- Lighthouse Food Ministry
- Manna from Heaven Food Pantry
- Metropolitan Community Service
- Neighborhood House Association
Food Rescue Totals
ShopRite of Watchung 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 96,853 pounds to the Community Food Bank of New Jersey to help address the critical needs for fresh and healthy foods.
ShopRite of Watchung was proud to support the following organizations in 2017 among many others….
- Berkeley Heights PTO
- Girl Scouts
- Plainfield Second Street Youth Center
- Plainfield Football Cheer Organization
- Summit Animal Rescue
- Watchung Hills High School
- Watchung Lions Club
- Watchung Police Department
- YoungLives Plainfield