United Way of Santa Rosa County thanked associates of Publix in Navarre Feb. 20 for their generous support of the United Way’s campaign. “We see United Way as a one-stop-shop for helping residents in our community,” said Publix General Manager Tomell Johnson.
United Way staff members across the Southeast select a date to specifically thank the company for its many years of support. According to Publix’s website, associates in 2013 pledged and raised $29.5 million for United Way. The funds were then matched with $22.2 million from Publix Super Markets Charities bringing the total contribution to more than $51.7 million.
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