Southeastern Grocers, Inc. (SEG), parent company and home of BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, has announced a donation of $225,774 to the American Red Cross. This donation will support Alabama and Georgia communities impacted by recent tornadoes.
The company is activating a community donation program across all BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie stores from March 6-19. The $225,774 contribution builds upon a longstanding partnership between Southeastern Grocers and the American Red Cross, two organizations that share a sincere commitment to support communities during times of need.
“We are committed to being the local grocer that provides relief and support to our communities during natural disasters,” said Anthony Hucker, president and CEO of Southeastern Grocers. “We are inspired by the response of our generous customers and associates as they joined us in providing support to help ease the burdens of our friends and neighbors traumatized by the recent tornadoes. Our hearts continue to go out to those impacted in Alabama and Georgia as they continue to grieve and rebuild their lives.”