CARLISLE, Pa. — A division of Ahold USA is donating millions of dollars to local schools.
Giant Food Stores and Martin's Food Markets, also known as Giant-Carlisle, announced Wednesday the donation of $3 million to 2,868 public and private schools through its A+ School Rewards program for the 2012-2013 school year. The program has donated more than $16 million since 2005. The program allows local schools to earn money for technology, scholarships, school programs, field trips, playgrounds and other needs.
Landover, Md.-based Giant Food, another Ahold USA banner, also known as Giant-Landover, said it would donate snack packs for the USO of Metropolitan Washington's Your USO Meal, or YUM Lunch.