Ingles commits supplies, ice and drive efforts to Hurricane Dorian relief
Even as the storm’s impact and path remain uncertain, Ingles has pledged support in the form of supplies and ice at the ready, helping Hearts with Hands respond more quickly where the need is the greatest.
Ingles also will have donation bins in all stores and will spotlight the need for donations through local and regional media partners.
“Where the need will be remains unclear, but what is certain is there will be one. The ability to act quickly will help save lives and bring comfort to all those impacted” said Ingles CFO Ron Freeman. “Helping those in need, whether they are next door or our neighbors throughout the region, is part of our corporate culture. Ingles, our generous customers, local charities along with all of our media partners have led the way in providing help and support to those in need.”
Hearts with Hands is a nondenominational, humanitarian, non-profit 501(c)3 charitable organization that provides physical, spiritual, medical, economic and other necessary aid to victims of poverty, natural disaster or famine.
Ingles Markets is a leading supermarket chain with operations in six Southeastern States. Headquartered in Asheville, North Carolina, Ingles operates 201 stores. The company’s Class a Stock is traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market’s Global Market under the symbol IMKTA. For more information visit the Ingles Website at www.ingles-markets.com.