CHARLOTTE - A local supermarket chain is donating food to several local churches just in time for the holidays.
Compare Foods Supermarkets, a grocery store chain with five locations in Charlotte is donating checks to over 11 local churches to help purchase food for the Holiday season, according to a news release from Compare Foods.
As part of the program, churches collect Compare Foods receipts from its participants and submit them to the supermarkets to receive a percentage of the receipt totals as a donation.
The program has been a successful partnership between the local churches and Compare Foods. Additionally, the donation program has served to strengthen the relationship between Compare Foods and its customers.
As of October 2011, Compare Foods has donated the following amounts to these institutions:
Our Lady of Guadalupe R.C.