Wednesday, May 8, 2013
The first 50 mothers at the store will get a free goodie bag between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. May 9.
Whole Foods at 650 Ponce de Leon Ave. is having a free event for mothers on Thursday, May 9, from 10 a.m. to 1p.m. The first 50 moms will get a free goodie bag. There also will be food samples, "mom-friendly" treats, makeup consultants and and chances to enter many prizes, Whole Foods said in a press release. The grand prize is a personal shopping and grocery delivery service, a $200 value, according to the release.
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Whole Foods' Ponce de Leon Avenue store will donate five percent of net sales from April 3 to ANCS.
by Ellie Cantkier Come pick up groceries at Whole Foods Market Ponce de Leon on April 3 and support a worthy cause with your purchase. The Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School will be the recipient of five percent of Whole Foods' net sales on this day, so the more you shop, the more you give! ANCS' mission is to create a community of deeply engaged families and educators working to foster extraordinary levels of student achievement in an inclusive, constructivist learning environment that values every individual and prepares students to be effective citizens in a diverse global society. For more information, visit www.atlncs.org or www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/poncedeleon. Ms. Cantkier is treasurer of ANCS' Parent Teacher Community …
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Whole foods is donating a portion of sales on Wednesday, Jan. 9 to the Georgia organization.
The Whole Foods Market on Ponce de Leon is helping to raise funds for Wholesome Wave Georgia, an organization that helps boost the value of food stamps used at farmers markets. Whole Foods has pledged to donate five percent of Wednesday's net sales to Wholesome Wave, which has agreed to use all of the funds it receives on its food stamp doubling program. Wholesome Wave Georgia board members and participating farmers will be at Whole Foods to meet shoppers. Live chef demonstrations will also be part of the event at midday and during the evening. The Whole Foods locations on Briarcliff and in Buckhead are also participating in Wednesday's event. Wholesome Wave's mission is "to increase access to fresh, healthy, locally grown food at …