Abertsons, Vons and Pavilions collects donations for San Bernardino United Relief Fund
In response to last week’s San Bernardino tragedy, The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation, are raising funds for the victims and their families.
Albertsons, Vons and Pavilions customers can make a donation at any of the company’s 339 stores across Southern California.
“The outpouring of support from our customers has been inspiring,” said Albertsons, Vons and Pavilions President Lori Raya. “Our customers and employees stand in solidarity with San Bernardino.”
100% of the funds raised will be allocated to the San Bernardino United Relief Fund, which has been established by the Arrowhead United Way and the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors.
“We are grateful to Albertsons, Vons and Pavilions customers for honoring the memories of the victims and supporting those affected by this tragedy,” said Arrowhead United Way President Doug Rowand.
All Albertsons, Vons and Pavilions stores will continue to accept donations through Sunday.
The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation
The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation support causes that impact our customers’ lives through the generous contributions by our customers, our employees’ passion and partnerships with our vendors. We focus on giving locally in the areas of health and human services, hunger relief, education and helping people with disabilities. The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation have invested over $1 billion in our neighborhoods since 2001. For more information about the Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation, visit www.safewayfoundation.org.
Arrowhead United Way
The Arrowhead United Way is a volunteer driven organization that actively supports health and human services by focusing on education, income, and health. These services address the underlying causes of the community’s issues and create lasting change. The organization was established in1891 and is led by prominent respected community leaders; it is one of the oldest United Way’s in the country. AUW encourages individuals to become more involved in the community by giving, advocating, and volunteering. For more information about how to become involved with AUW visit the website – www.arrowheadunitedway.org.