LOS ANGELES, CA – 9 Mar, 2017 – HoldYou Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to providing financial assistance to families in need who have a child facing a critical illness or injury, today announced The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation donated $1,500 in support of HoldYou’s ongoing fundraising efforts.
“We are committed to supporting causes that impact our customer’s lives,” said Jenna Watkinson, Director of Public Affairs for The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation. “We work in collaboration with local organizations, such as HoldYou Foundation, to improve the quality of the communities we serve. Thanks to the generosity of our customers and dedication of our store teams, much-needed resources are distributed to make our neighborhoods stronger.”
“We are grateful for the support of The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation, their commitment to the communities they serve and for recognizing the necessity of supporting the overall well-being of families who are facing financial hardship during their child’s life-threatening medical crisis, stated Natalie Hill, Executive Director of HoldYou Foundation. “Our goal is to ease the financial burdens parents face during critical times so they can focus their energy on what matters most – healing their child.
As the HoldYou Foundation reaches its first anniversary, they have provided financial assistance to 32 families to-date with non-medical urgent needs such as groceries, utilities, rent, child care and travel.
HoldYou Foundation is completely reliant on the generosity of the community to fulfill its mission.
For information, to make a donation, or become involved with the organization, please visit www.holdyou.org/giving
About HoldYou Foundation
HoldYou Foundation is a non-profit public charity founded in 2016 whose mission is to provide financial support to families with children under 18 years of age who have suffered a critical illness or injury. The organization’s programs are tailored to meet the urgent and specific needs of each family and hold the financial burdens of the parents so that they may be able to devote full time care to their child.
For more information visit www.holdyou.org
Jake White | [email protected]
ABOUT THE ALBERTSONS COMPANIES FOUNDATION AND THE VONS FOUNDATION
The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation supports causes that impact our customers’ lives. Through the generous contributions by our customers, our employees’ passion and partnerships with our vendors. We focus on giving locally in the areas of health and human services, hunger relief, education and helping people with disabilities. The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation have invested over $2 billion in our neighborhoods since 2001.
For more information about the Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation, visit www.safewayfoundation.org
Jenna Watkinson Director, Public Affairs [email protected]
Media ContactCompany Name: HoldYou FoundationContact Person: Jake WhiteEmail: [email protected]Country: United StatesWebsite: www.holdyou.org