Meijer to double match Simply Give donations this weekend to help food pantries during holidays
WALKER, MI – Meijer Inc. is bringing back its double match for $10 Simply Give donations this weekend, Nov. 9-10, to help boost support for local food pantries before the holidays.
For every $10 donation card purchased, Meijer will give $20 to the program, resulting in a total $30 donation. The formula worked the last time the Walker-based retailer offered a 2-to-1 match, generating record-breaking donations for Midwest pantries.
The Double Match Days initiative is being launched as part of the retailer’s Taste of the Holidays in-store sampling event as a way to thank customers for their continued commitment to helping fight hunger in the Midwest, the retailer said.
As hunger continues to grow in all of our communities, our customers never cease to amaze us with their generosity,” CEO Hank Meijer said. “Not only does this initiative share food with our customers while they help us feed our hungry neighbors, but it stretches their Simply Give donations even further. This is our way of showing customers how much we apprec