Supporting People with Disabilities

Supporting People with Disabilities

At Albertsons Companies, we want to ensure that people with intellectual and physical disabilities are afforded the same opportunities as others. People with special needs should be able to find jobs, create independence and attain personal success. The Albertsons Companies Foundation supports organizations that focus on people with disabilities, including Easter Seals, Special Olympics and Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Read more on our People with Disabilities Webpage.

Content from this campaign

Albertsons Companies Announces Enhancements to Its On-Line Grocery Delivery Websites and Mobile Applications That Will Benefit Shoppers With Visual Impairments
Today’s announcement is the result of collaboration between Albertsons Cos. and several visually impaired customers of the company's family of grocery stores, including Safeway, in a process known as Structured Negotiation. Click...
Jul 3, 2019 3:00 PM ET
Special Olympics Receives Check from Albertsons
“Albertson's Grocery managers presented the organization with a $15,000 check. "Every dime that we receive makes the difference to our athletes. When you increase that to 15 thousand dollars from one organization, it's great." Priscilla Dowse said.” Continue reading on...
Feb 5, 2019 10:00 AM ET
Saying Goodbye to Marla
Originally posted on Lake Oswego Review By Corey Buchanan Albertsons hosted the party for Marla, a Lake Oswego resident with Down syndrome who has worked at the store for 23 years and become a beloved member of the community. "All the customers know her," Dean said. "We...
Dec 10, 2018 10:00 AM ET
Port Angeles Safeway Wins Governor’s Award
The Port Angeles Safeway on Lincoln Street was honored as the Governor’s 2017 Medium Private Employer of the Year for its efforts in hiring people with disabilities. Mike LaGrange, who manages the store, said he was honored to receive the award. “It was amazing and it was humbling to listen to all the people with disabilities and understand what they overcame and what it means to them...
Nov 13, 2017 7:45 AM ET
VIDEO: The 2014 Texas Vision Awards for Volunteerism – Safeway Recognized
Randalls/Tom Thumb was honored to receive the 2014 Vision Partner Award from the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS). We’ve supported the DADS Age Well/Live Well program, including the Senior Games and Artistic Visions exhibition, since 2008. Watch the video to see the...
Oct 23, 2014 9:00 AM ET