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Community Involvement

Safeway has been a community leader for over 85 years. Donating $14 million annually, we support health and nutrition, hunger prevention, programs for people with disabilities and community activities.
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Founded in 1929 in Manitoba, Safeway has over 85 years of history serving communities across Western Canada. Now with 183 Safeway stores from Vancouver, British Columbia to Thunder Bay, Ontario.
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Safeway is dedicated to preserving the planet through environmentally responsible day-to-day business. We are dedicated to preserving the planet by seeking greener ways to conduct our day-to-day business. At Safeway, sustainability means keeping the wellbeing of our company, customers and community at the forefront, without compromising the ability for future generations to prosper on the planet we share. We have reduced our carbon footprint by limiting greenhouse gas emissions, when possible retrofitting stores with LEED® standards energy-efficient lighting and heating systems and are making great strides in diverting waste and reducing packaging. We are also leading the way in a broad range of sustainable fronts, including sustainability, animal welfare and local sourcing.

Media Centre

The Sobeys Inc. media centre contains our news releases, company fact sheets and media contacts.