June 24, 2021
Proceeds to support charities in Charleston, Charlotte and Nashville
Publix announced today the launch of its new Publix Virtual 30 Challenge, a 30-day virtual exercise challenge. From June 1 through 30, participants are invited to complete 30 miles of running, biking or walking in 30 days. Participants must be 18 years of age or older. The registration fee is $30 and 100% of the proceeds will go to local nonprofit organizations in Charleston, South Carolina; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Nashville, Tennessee.
“We’re excited to launch this new challenge encouraging customers and associates to get out and be active while also supporting charities in our operating area,” Publix Director of Community Relations Dwaine Stevens said.
Participants are able to direct their registration fee to support one of the following nonprofit organizations:
- Lowcountry Food Bank
- Charleston Habitat for Humanity
- Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina
- Habitat for Humanity of the Charlotte Region
- Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee
- Hands On Nashville
Entries are limited to 2,000 participants. All participants must be 18 years of age or older and live within Publix’s seven-state operating area. Those participating will receive a medal and t-shirt. For more information or to register for the Publix Virtual 30 Challenge, visit publix30challenge.com.
Publix, the largest employee-owned company in the U.S. with more than 225,000 associates, currently operates 1,270 stores in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia. For 24 consecutive years, the company has been recognized by Fortune as a great place to work. In addition, Publix’s dedication to superior quality and customer service is recognized among the top in the grocery business. For more information, visit the company’s website, corporate.publix.com.