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Habitot Children's Museum in Berkeley to get $10,000 Donation on National Day of Giving

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Habitot Children's Museum in Berkeley to get $10,000 Donation on National Day of Giving

Dec 1, 2015

The Save Mart C.A.R.E.S. Foundation, the giving arm of Lucky Supermarkets’ parent company, is proud to announce a $10,000 grant to Habitot Children’s Museum in Berkeley. The popular, award-winning non-profit provides a hands-on learning center in which young children explore culture and the arts in a setting designed especially for small hands and bodies and growing minds. Habitot will use this donation to give free admission to hundreds of low-income and homeless families next year, giving them access to fun, special activities and supportive parenting classes.

What: Check presentation

When: Tuesday, December 1st

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Where: 2065 Kittredge Street, Berkeley

C.A.R.E.S. stands for Community, Art, Recreation, Education and Sports and aims to improve the communities our stores serve by supporting these areas. The Save Mart C.A.R.E.S. Foundation donated more than a quarter million dollars in 2015 to various organizations throughout California and Northern Nevada with the same vision. For more information, please visit: www.SaveMart.com, under the Community tab.

If you have questions, please call Nannette Miranda at 925.833.6136.

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Based in the heart of the Central Valley, Save Mart Supermarkets is committed to sourcing a wide variety of local products ensuring that ‘fresh comes first’ for neighborhoods throughout California and Northern Nevada. The company employs over 16,000 team members and operates 211 traditional and price impact stores under the banners of Save Mart, Lucky, FoodMaxx, S-Mart Foods, and Maxx Value Foods. In addition to its retail operation, Save Mart owns and operates two distribution centers -- Smart Refrigerated Transport, Yosemite Wholesale Warehouse -- and is a voting partner in Super Store Industries (SSI), which owns and operates a distribution center in Lathrop, Mid Valley Dairy in Fairfield, and Sunnyside Farms ice cream plant in Turlock. For more information about the company, please visit: www.SaveMart.com.