Weis Markets recently donated $450,000 to Paralyzed Veterans of America, the nation’s only nonprofit organization dedicated solely to supporting veterans with spinal cord injuries, disorders and diseases like MS and ALS, and all people with disabilities.
Officials from Weis Markets presented the check to PVA Nov. 12, at the company’s Perry Hall, Md. store.
This donation was raised through a six-week, in-store fundraising campaign centered around celebrating PVA’s 75th anniversary. The donation will support PVA’s mission and help create a world where the most severely injured heroes have access to what they deserve: specialized, quality healthcare, meaningful careers and their earned benefits.
Throughout the fundraiser, Weis Markets and its associates encouraged customers to make small donations at checkout by rounding up their orders or purchasing $1, $3, $5 or $10 vouchers.
“We know PVA’s good work and have generated more than $1.9…