Harris Teeter has donated thousands of dollars this week, to family members of the Charleston shooting victims.
The Matthews-based grocer gave checks in the amount of $31,865.80 each to both the Mother Emanuel Hope Fund and Lowcountry Ministries. Both groups provide financial support to victims’ families and their communities.
Harris Teeter’s total donation of $63,731.60, was raised in an in-store campaign this summer called Support Charleston. The campaign asked Charleston area customers to donate $1, $3 or $5 at checkout. about $30,000 was raised and Harris Teeter matched those donations.