Giant Donates 200 Hams to Help Area Hungry

Fredericksburg Area Food Bank CEO Oya Oliver  is joined by Giant employees from throughout Fredericksburg during Giant Food’s annual ham donation. The neighborhood grocer is committed to helping families in need in the communities it serves. Giant’s donation of 200 hams to the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank is one of five donations to Feeding America food banks across the Mid-Atlantic region, totaling 1,000 hams.

Giant Donates 200 Hams

Pictured from Giant are Patrick Goralski (Store 770), Matthew Cann (Store 789), Felismina Andrade, Giant Director of Marketing, Desiree Ranson (Store 234), Walt Meisen, FAFB Board Member and Giant HR Director, Sean Conlon (Store 256), Michael Owens (Store 243), Dan Bennett (Store 235), and FAFB President & CEO, Oya Oliver.

About Giant Food
Giant Food LLC, headquartered in Landover, Md., operates 170 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 20,000 associates. Included within the 170 stores are 156 full-service pharmacies. Giant opened the first supermarket in the nation’s capital on February 6, 1936. Giving back to the community is a cornerstone that was instilled by the founders more than 78 years ago. The company’s core areas of giving include hunger, education, health and wellness, and supporting service members and military families. In 2013, Giant’s monetary and in-kind contributions exceeded $13 million, and the nation’s capital grocer helped partners provide 64.6 million meals. For more information on Giant, visit