LANDOVER, Md. — As a sponsor of the Washington, D.C. tour stop for Oprah's The Life You Want Weekend, Giant Food of Landover on Monday offered customers the exclusive opportunity to attend the transformational weekend September 19 to 20 at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., in partnership with Procter & Gamble.
Giant and P&G will award thirty pairs of tickets to attend the Washington, D.C. event including one grand prize: two VIP tickets with an opportunity to take a photo with Oprah. Giant customers may enter a sweepstakes for a chance to win by purchasing any four P&G products to receive an official entry code.
Additionally, in the weeks leading up to Oprah's The Life You Want Weekend, Giant is supporting and promoting Mid-Atlantic area nonprofit organizations that are making a positive difference in the lives of women through "11 Weeks of Empowerment." During the campaign, Giant will donate $1,000 and feature each of these 11 organizations in stores: Girls on the Run (Washington, D.C.), Empowered Women International, Friends of Guest House, Capital Breast Care Center, Suited for Change, House of Ruth, Maryland Women's Business Center, Washington Area Women's Foundation, Women for Women International, Women's Media Center and Vital Voices.
"We are delighted to be a part of this unforgettable event and offer our customers the unique opportunity to see Oprah in Washington, D.C.," stated Gordon Reid, president, Giant Food. "The tour's themes of personal development, encouragement, and empowerment resonate with all of us at Giant, as we endeavor to engage and develop women in leadership positions through our Women Adding Value program. We are also excited to use our sponsorship as a platform to support organizations that are making a difference in the lives of area women."