Sobeys Inc., Sobey Family give $425,000 to Stronger Together Nova Scotia Fund, launch fundraising campaign

STELLARTON – Sobeys Inc. and the Sobey Family will make a $425,000 donation to the Stronger Together Nova Scotia Fund in the wake of the tragedy in neighbouring Colchester County on April18 and 19. The Government of Nova Scotia and the Canadian Red Cross have established the fund to support the individuals, families and communities...

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Sobeys Inc. makes public seating using plastic bags

STELLARTON – Sobeys Inc. today announced plans to donate a collection of public seating made entirely of recycled plastic bags and heavier recycled plastic materials, such as bins, to be installed in family-oriented community spaces across Atlantic Canada. The first piece, the specially designed Ultimate Picnic Table, will be unveiled today on the Halifax Waterfront....

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Sobeys give largest gift in the history of Saint Mary’s University

HALIFAX – Saint Mary’s University and the Sobey School of Business have received the largest gift to date in the 217-year history of the institution, an $18 million philanthropic investment from members of the Sobey family, The Sobey Foundation and Sobeys Inc. The gift, one of the largest donations ever to a university in Atlantic...

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Sobeys Inc. ranked top grocer in Canada

STELLARTON – Today, Sobeys Inc. was named one of the most-admired companies in Canada and number one in the groceries–convenience sector, according to the 2018 Leger Corporate Reputation Study. Leger, Canada’s largest polling and research firm, surveys companies with presence in all Canadian regions as part of the Canadian ranking. This year’s study marks the...

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Sobeys’ Big Red Chair’ity Auction raises more than $23,000 for local communities

STELLARTON – After a busy summer, Sobeys’ Big Red Chairs have found new homes and helped raise more than $23,000 for charities in communities across Atlantic Canada. To close out the #ChairShare campaign in celebration of Sobeys’ 110th anniversary and Canada’s 150th, all 83 Sobeys stores across Atlantic Canada held a Chair’ity auction to find...

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