Representatives from ShopRite presented a donation of $102,700 to Make-A-Wish® Hudson Valley, which will help fulfill the charity organization’s mission to create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. The funds were raised during an annual fundraising campaign hosted at twenty-six participating stores in Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester Counties in New York during the month of April. Since its inception in 1986, Make-A-Wish® Hudson Valley has granted the wishes of more than 2,700 wishes for children in the Hudson Valley region. To date, ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc. has raised over $345,100 for Make-A-Wish® Hudson Valley.
ShopRite stores that participated in the fundraiser include: in Dutchess County: ShopRite of Fishkill, ShopRite of Lagrangeville and ShopRite of Poughkeepsie; in Orange County: ShopRite of Chester, ShopRite of Dolson Ave. and ShopRite of Wallkill in Middletown, ShopRite of Monroe, ShopRite of Montgomery, ShopRite of Newburgh, ShopRite of Vails Gate and ShopRite of Warwick; in Putnam County: ShopRite of Carmel; in Sullivan County: ShopRite of Liberty and ShopRite of Monticello; in Ulster County: ShopRite of Ellenville, ShopRite of Kingston, and ShopRite of New Paltz; in Westchester County: ShopRite of Bedford, ShopRite of Cortlandt, ShopRite of Croton, ShopRite of New Rochelle, ShopRite of Scarsdale, ShopRite of Thornwood, ShopRite of Greenway Plaza and ShopRite of Tuckahoe Rd. in Yonkers, and ShopRite of White Plains.