Breakthru Beverage Washington D.C. Donates More Than 2,000 Food Items to Capitol Area Food Bank as Part of National Effort

Nov. 27, 2017

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Last month, Breakthru Beverage Washington D.C. participated in a company-wide volunteer initiative where it donated more than 2,000 food items to local food bank Capitol Area Food Bank. Breakthru Beverage Group’s 7,000 employees across North America donated more than 25,000 items of food to local food banks across its 14 markets throughout the United States and in Canada.

Breakthru has a steady commitment to the communities in which they live and work, and regularly supports charitable initiatives to make them the best they can be. Breakthru Gives Back week serves in addition to the longstanding community partnerships each market is proud to represent.

“Giving back is at the core of who we are, and it is a practice which our associates are passionate about. Together we give back, together we help those in need, TOGETHER WE BREAKTHRU!” said Breakthru Beverage President, East Region, Kevin Dunn.

During the Breakthru Gives Back Week, each Breakthru market hosted an on-site food drive where employees donated food to be delivered to local food banks, selected by the individual markets.

“Breakthru’s commitment to supporting local communities is a priority we will maintain as we continue to grow and evolve as a company,” added Greg Baird, President and CEO of Breakthru Beverage Group. “Our community involvement efforts is a core aspect of our identity. As an industry leader, we are dedicated to being a force for good and steering positive change whenever possible.”


About Breakthru Beverage Group

Breakthru Beverage Group is one of the leading alcohol wholesalers in the United States and the largest broker in Canada representing a full total beverage alcohol portfolio of spirits, wine and beer. Across all markets, Breakthru aligns a nimble and insightful approach to sales, marketing and operations. Family ownership is active in the business and committed to being stewards of heritage and champions of innovation. Breakthru is proud to hold valuable partnerships with local and national organizations across all its markets such as the annual Breakthru Beverage Arizona Charity Golf Classic, BUILD Chicago, the American Red Cross, CASA Foundation, Make a Wish Foundation and many more.


About Breakthru Beverage Washington, D.C.

As a leader in the District's alcoholic beverage industry, Breakthru Beverage Washington, D.C. pursues distribution opportunities in all beverage categories with an emphasis on supplier objectives and priorities. Formerly known as Washington Wholesale, Breakthru Beverage Washington D.C. is a major wholesale distributor of wine, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages in the market.

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