United Family “Pears for Pairs” Donates 1,000 Pairs of Socks to Salvation Army of Abilene

(Abilene, Texas) – The United Family will donate 1,000 pairs of socks to the Salvation Army of Abilene following its ‘Pears for Pairs’ initiative.

The donation will take place on Tuesday, January 21 at 10:00 a.m. at the United Supermarkets located at 2160 Pine Street.

From October through December of 2019, for each purchase of Rainier Fruit pears, a portion of the proceeds went to purchasing socks to donate to organizations that support the homeless community.

Thanks to United Family guests and Rainier Fruit, a total of 5,000 pairs of socks will be donated to charitable organizations in Amarillo, Midland/Odessa, Lubbock, Abilene and Wichita Falls.

WHEN: Tuesday, January 21st, 10 a.m.

WHERE: United Supermarkets, 2160 Pine Street, Abilene, TX 79601

WHO: Representatives from The United Family and Salvation Army Abilene


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About The United Family®

In its 104th year of operation, United Supermarkets, LLC – d.b.a. The United Family® – is a grocery chain with stores in 53 communities in Texas and New Mexico. A self-distributing company with headquarters and their distribution center in Lubbock, The United Family currently operates 94 stores under five unique banners: United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos, Albertsons Market and United Express, along with ancillary operations R.C. Taylor Distributing, Praters and Llano Logistics. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Albertsons LLC. For more information, please visit www.unitedtexas.com.

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