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PUBLIX ATLANTA DIVISION CUSTOMERS RAISE MORE THAN $447,000 THROUGH PUBLIX SUPER MARKETS’ ANNUAL “FOOD FOR ALL” FUNDRAISER

July 2, 2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ATLANTA, GA- Publix Super Markets Atlanta Division and customers raised more than $447,000 for community based charities during their annual Food For All holiday season campaign.  The six-week Food For All fundraiser appeared in stores from November 15 through December 26, 2009 and customers made a contribution at the register by simply purchasing $1, $3 and $5 donation coupons.  Formal check presentations took place in Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee to distribute checks to more than 35 southeastern non-profit agencies.

“Thanks to the tremendous generosity and support of our customers and associates more than 35 non-profit agencies throughout the southeast have received much needed funding to assist in their good work,” said Chuck Roskovich, Publix Atlanta Division’s Vice President.  “We are pleased to offer our customers the opportunity to make a difference for those in need through our Food For All program.”

Publix is privately owned and operated by its 141,000 employees, with 2009 sales of $24.3 billion. Currently Publix has 1,012 stores in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama and Tennessee. The company has been named one of FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For in America” for 13 consecutive years. In addition, Publix’s dedication to superior quality and customer service is recognized as tops in the grocery business, most recently by an American Customer Satisfaction Index survey. For more information, visit the company’s Web site, www.publix.com.

Food For All is a charitable marketing organization that runs point-of-purchase fundraisers in over 6,000 grocery retailers nationwide.  Since the organization’s inception in 1985, over $69 million has been raised for charities in the United States and abroad.  For more information about Food For All’s fundraising programs visit the organization’s website at www.foodforall.org.

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