GIANT donates to Kutztown community

Patriot photo by Lisa Mitchell The new GIANT grocery store in Maxatawny opened its doors to the media and community organizations on Feb. 26. GIANT presented donations to local groups. Read full story online at and in next week's issue.

Kutztown GIANT representatives presented $5,000 in donations to local organizations Feb. 26 during a preview event. The new grocery store located on Kutztown Road in Maxatawny opens officially to the public on Feb. 27.

Donations of $1,000 each were presented to Camp Cadet Troop L, Friend Inc. Community Services, Kutztown Area School District, Kutztown Fire Company and Kutztown University.

“Our goal is to be a good neighbor, be an asset to the community, be a good partner with the community,” said Kutztown GIANT store manager Steve Bowlby.