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August 28, 2014

Keene, NH – C&S Charities, Inc. is proud to announce that it donated $1.65 million to six nonprofit organizations devoted to pediatric cancer and childhood hunger issues through its 29th annual “Tee Up For Kids” charity golf outing. The outing, which was held on August 5 and 6, hosted more than 960 golfers on four courses in three states.

August 14, 2014

Keene, NH – C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc. and its employees across the enterprise raised $1.621 million during the company’s 2014 United Way campaign, thus establishing a new record and increasing its contribution by 10% over the previous year. The workplace campaign held in May engaged nearly 5,000 employees as donors; all gifts are matched dollar-for-dollar by the company.

July 14, 2014

Keene, N.H. - C&S Wholesale Grocers today announced it has appointed David Almeda as Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer effective September 1, 2014. The appointment of Almeda, a leading human resources executive, signals the company’s continued focus to drive development of the C&S team in support of the company’s accelerated growth plans. His primary efforts will center on talent acquisition, talent development, organizational design,...

May 20, 2014

Every student at the Mauka Lani Elementary School in Kapolei, Hawaii will finish the school year better equipped to be readers this summer thanks to a gift of books provided today by the nonprofit First Book, C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., Hawaii Logistics and Hansen Distribution Group.

 

April 17, 2014

Keene, NHIn celebration of National Volunteer Week in April, C&S Wholesale Grocers is pleased to announce that Cheryl Meehan is the company’s 2014 Volunteer of the Year. Cheryl, a C&S teammate since 2002, is a Senior Systems Administrator in the Information Technology department at the company’s corporate headquarters.

April 14, 2014

Keene, NHIn celebration of National Volunteer Week in April, teammates at C&S Wholesale Grocers facilities across the country participated in volunteer projects, from assisting at Food Banks to landscaping at a youth ball field. On Friday, April 11th at the company’s headquarters in Keene, NH, employees engaged in an all-day project, sorting and packing 23,400 books for kids. Supplied by First Book, the new books will be given to 31 area schools and non...

January 6, 2014

Keene, N.H. - C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. today announced the appointment of Mark Verdi, an experienced global finance and operations executive, as President, a new position at the Company. Verdi will assume his responsibilities on March 1, 2014.

October 9, 2013

Keene, NH – In September, employees at the corporate headquarters of C&S Wholesale Grocers and ES3 LLC joined with colleagues across the country to recognize national Hunger Action Month. In its 11th year, the company’s annual Food For Kids drive encourages employees throughout the enterprise to take action by learning about the issue of child hunger and bringing in food for donation to hunger relief organizations in their communities.

 

September 9, 2013

Keene, NH – The 28th annual C&S Charities “Tee Up For Kids” golf tournament proved that giving is strong when it comes to kids. This two-day, four golf course event, held earlier this month, generated $1.3 million in donations to five nonprofit organizations devoted to pediatric cancer and childhood hunger issues. 985 golfers hit the courses and enjoyed two days of good weather and good golf, all while supporting kids.

 

Proceeds from this year’s tournament...

July 26, 2013

Keene, NH – C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc. and its employees across the enterprise raised $1.468 million for communities during the 2013 United Way campaign.  This represents an increase of 23%. The workplace campaign held engaged 42% of employees as donors; all gifts were matched dollar-for-dollar by the company....

April 26, 2013

Keene, NHIn celebration of National Volunteer Week, C&S Wholesale Grocers is pleased to announce that Russell Hurd is...

March 5, 2013

KEENE, N.H. (March 5, 2013)— As the largest food wholesaler in the United States, C&S Wholesale Grocers is committed to reducing its carbon footprint when storing and shipping food—and that’s making a difference in the air, on the ground, and in our streams and rivers.

January 24, 2013

Keene, NH – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., once said that, “Life’s most persistent and nagging question is ‘What are you doing for others?’” This year, many people participated in volunteer projects across the country to honor Dr. King with a National Day of Service.  To take part and to keep his legacy alive, employees at three C&S Wholesale Grocers locations were engaged in community service, in:

November 7, 2012

Keene, N.H.  – C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. responded quickly after Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast, leaving millions of people without electricity up and down the eastern seaboard, destroying homes, halting public transportation and flooding streets.

 

November 7, 2012

Keene, NH (November 5, 2012) For the tenth year, employees at C&S Wholesale Grocers facilities joined millions of volunteers around the country to participate in Make A Difference Day, a nationwide day of...

October 2, 2012

Keene, NH -- Hunger affects communities all across the country. The USDA recently reported that nearly 17 million children live in food insecure households.  To step up for children at risk of hunger, C&S Wholesale Grocers, its family of companies and its employees joined with people across the nation during Hunger Action Month in September. The company announced initiatives that were a combination of grants to Feeding America member food banks...

August 16, 2012

Keene, NH – The employees of C&S Wholesale Grocers and its family of companies recently completed another successful workplace giving campaign to raise funds and awareness for United Way.  The company and more than 4,000 employees combined to contribute over $1,190,000.  These investments will benefit 91 United Ways in creating long-term social change that produces healthy, well-educated and financially-stable individuals and families. 

 

August 14, 2012

Keene, N.H. -- The 27th annual C&S Charity Golf Outing, known as Tee Up for Kids™ raised $1.2 million to benefit organizations helping children who are battling cancer and nonprofits addressing childhood hunger and nutrition. This year’s donations exceeded last year by $100,000. Rick Cohen, C&S Chairman and CEO, expressed his thanks to the 200 individuals at the Premium Sponsor dinner.  He reminded the audience that “This would be impossible without the generous support and...

May 7, 2012

Keene, NH - C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. has been presented with the prestigious “Seven Seals Award” by the Department of Defense and the New Hampshire Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR).

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April 23, 2012

Keene, NH - In celebration of National Volunteer Week, C&S Wholesale Grocers is pleased to announce that Christopher Sleeper is the company's 2012 Volunteer of the Year. Chris, a C&S employee since 2007, is a truck driver based out of the company’s Upper Marlboro, Maryland distribution center.When he’s not behind the wheel for C&S, Chris Sleeper drives the truck for the St. Leonard Volunteer Fire & Rescue Squad where he has been volunteering for more than 16...