>>Giant Company Donates 25-Thousand-Dollars To Local Organizations
(Harrisburg, PA) -- About a dozen local organizations in Harrisburg are going to be getting some help by the Giant Company in honor of Martin Luther King Junior Day. The Giant Company announced yesterday that it is spreading out a 25-thousand-dollar donation to 12 different organizations in the city. The Eastern Minority Supplier Development Council will receive a ten-thousand-dollar donation from the company, and the Greater Harrisburg Area NAACP will receive five-thousand-dollars. Ten other organizations including Capital Rebirth, the Beacon Clinic and the Islamic Society of Greater Harrisburg will each get a one-thousand-dollar donation. Company officials say the donation is being given as a part of a 500-thousand-dollar commitment the company made last year to support racial equality and diversity.