Amigos grocery stores to host health fair with free screenings & information

LUBBOCK, Texas — Amigos grocery stores across the region will host a health fair for guests on Saturday, January 7, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

As 2023 begins, Amigos wants to help its guests get off on the right foot to start the new year. The health fair will offer free screenings which include total cholesterol, glucose and blood pressure checks. There will also be some specially geared food demonstrations and samples.

On top of that, each location will host different community partners to provide information about the health services they provide the community. In addition to other partners, the stores in Amarillo and Hereford will host Panhandle Breast Health, who will be taking applications for no-cost mammograms. The Plainview Amigos location will host a blood drive.

The following locations will be holding a Health Fair:

  • Amigos – Lubbock – 112 N. University
  • Amigos – Plainview – 2403 N. Columbia Ave.
  • Amigos – Hereford – 250 N. 25 Mile Ave.
  • Amigos – Amarillo – 3300 I-40 East

Media Contacts:

Nancy Sharp                                                                                    Joey Marcades

Corporate Engagement Director                                                      Communications Manager

O: 806.791.7463                                                                              O: 806.791.8196

C: 806.786.1363                                                                               C: 806.281.8078

nsharp@unitedtexas.com                                                              jmarcades@unitedtexas.com  

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About The United Family®

In its 106th year of operation, United Supermarkets, LLC – d.b.a. The United Family ® – is a Texas-based grocery chain with stores in 54 communities in Texas and New Mexico. A self-distributing company with headquarters and distribution centers in Lubbock, The United Family currently operates 96 stores under five unique banners: United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos, Albertsons Market and United Express, along with ancillary operations R.C. Taylor Distributing, USM Manufacturing, United Food and Beverage Services and Llano Logistics. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Albertsons Companies, Inc For more information, please visit www.theunitedfamily.com.


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