AMARILLO, Texas — Following weeks of fundraising, the United Family is set to present the March of Dimes with a check on Wednesday, July 14 at 11:00 a.m. at United Supermarkets, 5807 SW 45th, #100.
Since 2001, The United Family and its guests have raised more than $1.3 million to support the mission of March of Dimes. March of Dimes is working in communities to reduce the rising rates of preterm birth, maternal mortality and morbidity. The funds being presented will go directly to help mothers and babies in the communities in which they were raised.
Interviews and photo opportunities will be available for media in attendance.
WHO: Fernando Noriega, Store Director, United Supermarkets
Nancy Zamora, March of Dimes
WHAT: Check Presentation MOD Fundraiser
WHEN: Wednesday, July 14 @ 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: United Supermarkets (5807 SW 45th Ave #100 Amarillo, TX 79109)
MEDIA: For questions about photo/filming opportunities or details about the event, please contact:
Joey Marcades at 806.281.8078 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Nancy Sharp at 806.786.1363 or email at email@example.com
About March of Dimes
March of Dimes leads the fight for the health of all moms and babies. We support research, lead programs and provide education and advocacy so that every baby can have the best possible start. Building on a successful 80+-year legacy of impact and innovation, we empower every mom and every family. Visit marchofdimes.org or nacersano.org for more information. Visit shareyourstory.org for comfort and support. Find us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram and Twitter.
About The United Family®
In its 105th 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 95 stores under five unique banners: United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos, Albertsons Market and United Express, along with ancillary operations R.C. Taylor, Praters and Llano Logistics. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Albertson’s LLC. For more information, please visit www.theunitedfamily.com.