C&S Wholesale Grocers Recognized by the American Red Cross

Keene, NHToday, the American Red Cross recognized C&S Wholesale Grocers as a Platinum Plus member of the Ready 365 Giving Circle. Members of the Ready 365 Giving Circle support the Red Cross’s mission to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies. Red Cross services are provided to those in need of assistance at no cost and regardless of income through the help of Red Cross donors.

C&S has a long history of supporting the American Red Cross, and last year was no exception. Last year C&S collaborated with the Red Cross to provide funds and food to the relief efforts following the wildfires in northern California and in the aftermath of Hurricanes Florence and Michael.

“This is an example of a public-private partnership at its best,” said Mike Duffy, CEO of C&S. “It’s our honor to step up to quickly and efficiently offer our support when disaster strikes. I’m proud of how, as one team, we mobilize to make a difference for families being sheltered and for first responders being helped by the American Red Cross.”

“The American Red Cross relies on the generosity of our volunteers, donors, and partners to fulfill our lifesaving mission,” said Don Herring, Chief Development Officer at the American Red Cross. “Thanks to the support of C&S and other Ready 365 Platinum Plus members, the Red Cross is ready to provide comfort to people in need.” 

Other Platinum Plus members of the Ready 365 Giving Circle include national companies such as: Kraft Heinz, Rayovac, and Zurich Insurance Group.