Video: BJ’s Wholesale Club – Helping to Fight Hunger

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Video: BJ’s Wholesale Club – Helping to Fight Hunger

BJ’s Feeding Communities Program reaches donation milestone — 30 million pounds.
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.@BJsWholesale is celebrating our 30 MILLIONTH pound of food donated to @FeedingAmerica food banks! http://bit.ly/BJs30Million
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 11:00am

CAMPAIGN: Hunger Relief

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BJ’s Wholesale Club is proud to announce that its Feeding Communities program achieved a major giving milestone as 30 million pounds of nutritious food has been donated to local Feeding America® food banks since its launch in November 2011. The 30 million pounds of food equates to 25 million meals* to help individuals and families struggling with hunger.

“At BJ’s Wholesale Club, what is not sold is shared,” said Laura Sen, president & CEO of BJ’s Wholesale Club. "We are deeply committed to help solve hunger and the ongoing efforts under BJ’s Feeding Communities program ensures that healthy food can reach the people that need it most.”

*According to the USDA, 1.2 pounds = 1 meal secured by Feeding America on behalf of local member food banks.

About BJ’s Wholesale Club
Headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts, BJ's is a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs in the Eastern United States. The company currently operates 207 clubs in 15 states.  

BJ’s provides a one-stop shopping destination filled with more top quality, leading brands including its exclusive Wellsley Farms and Berkley Jensen brands, which are all backed by BJ’s 100% money-back guarantee; more fresh foods from USDA Choice meats to premium produce to delicious organics in many supermarket sizes; and more great value and amazing savings every day. BJ’s is also the only membership club that accepts all manufacturers’ coupons for greater savings and accepts the most payment options.

To check out all the MORE BJ’s has to offer, visit www.BJs.com and for exclusive content find us on FacebookTwitter and Pinterest.

About Feeding America
Feeding America is the nationwide network of 200 food banks that leads the fight against hunger in the United States. Together, we provide food to more than 46 million people through 60,000 food pantries and meal programs in communities across America. Feeding America also supports programs that improve food security among the people we serve; educates the public about the problem of hunger; and advocates for legislation that protects people from going hungry. Individuals, charities, businesses and government all have a role in ending hunger. Donate. Volunteer. Advocate. Educate.  Together we can solve hunger. Visit www.feedingamerica.org, find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Keywords: Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | BJ's Feeding Communities | BJ's Wholesale Club | Feeding America | Laura Sen | Positive Change | Social Impact & Volunteering | hunger relief

CAMPAIGN: Hunger Relief

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