BJ’s Wholesale Club likes to support the small farms that make it their goal to grow and sell quality local produce for their communities.
That’s why BJ’s is once again partnering with the Macrie Brothers Farm located in Hammonton, New Jersey, known as the “Blueberry Capital of the World.” For more than 60 years, the Macrie family has been growing some of the finest blueberries.
Watch how their commitment of working together as a family results in the most delicious and freshest blueberries for BJ's Wholesale Club members year after year.
Company’s Fuel Your Fundraiser Program Gives Organizations Chance to Earn Up to $100,000
WESTBOROUGH, Ma., June 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ - In celebration of the BJ’s Wholesale Club opening soon in Kearny, the company today announced a $10,000 BJ’s Charitable Foundation grant to the Kearny Recreation Department to help the nights get a little brighter at Harvey Field. To provide even more support to the local community, the company is also giving the Recreation Department and other organizations the chance to earn up to $100,000 in funds through its Fuel Your Fundraiser® program.
Launches Eco-Schools USA collaboration with GM dealers, employees and suppliers
DETROIT, May 3, 2015 /3BL Media/– General Motors and the National Wildlife Federation are partnering to increase environmental education in schools. The new GM Eco-Green program will connect NWF’s network of over 3,700 participating Eco-Schools with local GM non-manufacturing facilities, dealers and suppliers. GM Eco-Green is NWF’s first large corporate-sponsored environmental outreach program, reaching thousands of students through community-based sustainability activities.
As the holidays come to a close and students are returning to school, teachers across the country will have a special announcement for more than 37,200 students. Their classroom project has been funded!
This past Thanksgiving holiday, a number of Major Leaguers joined forces with their local Action Team schools in Florida, Maine, and New Jersey as they combined to give back to their neighbors in need.
The United States has a diverse climate and the ability to grow all kinds of crops throughout the country. And while farmers in most of the United States grow a lot of corn, soybeans, wheat and cotton (these crops, called “commodity” or “row” crops, account for almost 240 million acres of the 325 million acres planted to crops), farmers also grow a wide range of fruits and vegetables, from apples to lettuce to pumpkins, and everything in between.
Do you remember what you did the summer before you started the 9th grade? It’s a bit hazy for me, but it probably involved a lot of whiffle ball, riding bikes, and going to the beach with my friends. I’m sure I had loads of fun, but would I call it a productive use of time? Well, maybe not.
Parties Agree to New Building Design that Protects the Palisades, Creates World-Class Home for LG’s Growing U.S. Workforce
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 23, 2015 /3BL Media/ –Following 11 months of constructive discussions, LG Electronics USA and a number of parties interested in LG’s new North American headquarters in New Jersey, have reached agreement on a new design, which all parties are celebrating as a “win-win” solution.