Total of 3,500 turkeys to be donated companywide by Thanksgiving

To ensure those in need have a warm holiday meal, MARTIN’S Food Markets Great Turkey Give Back donated 1,000 turkeys to FeedMore – Central Virginia Food Bank. The donation took place at the new MARTIN’S in Midlothian, VA. This Thanksgiving season, a total of 3,500 [...]


Giant Food Stores, Martin’s Food Markets, And Its Parent Company Named Progressive Grocer’s 2014 Retailer Of The Year

Progressive Grocer, a leading retail food industry trade publication, has named GIANT Food Stores, MARTIN’S Food Markets, and all of the Ahold USA businesses as 2014 Retailer of the Year. The recognition was given for the company’s exceptional philanthropic contributions and community outreach efforts. GIANT/MARTIN’S is profiled in the October 2014 issue which can be [...]


Give thanks by giving blood through the Red Cross this holiday season

The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood to help ensure sufficient blood supplies are available for patients this holiday season.
Blood donations often decline during the holidays when donors get busy with travel and family gatherings, but the need for blood remains steady. Someone in the U.S. needs blood [...]


Local Business Leaders, Educators and Agency Directors Support Early Learning at VECF Annual Meeting

More than 75 statewide early childhood leaders from all corners of the Commonwealth recently gathered in Richmond for the annual meeting of the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation.
Highlights of the annual meeting included an opening keynote address by Secretary of Commerce & Trade Maurice Jones; a lunch keynote address by Olivia Golden of the Center for [...]


My Brother’s Keeper of Greater Richmond Honors Men

Ask anyone and they’ll say the word that best describes Stephan “Coach” Hicks is “passion,” especially when it comes to men’s ministry.
Nearly every evening of the week, after he’s put in an eight-hour day as a Human Research administrator at VCU, you can find him at his other job – mentoring men. It is a [...]

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