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Safeway Inc. is a Fortune 100 company and one of the largest food and drug retailers in North America, based on sales. The company operates 1,740 stores in the United States and western Canada and had annual sales of $40.2 billion in 2006. Safeway supports a broad range of charitable and community programs and last year donated more than $154 million to important causes, such as cancer research, education, food banks and programs focused on assisting people with disabilities. The company's common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol SWY.

    Safeway Raises Record $8.3 million in October to Support Breast Cancer Research and Education Charities Image

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    11-07-06

    Safeway Raises Record $8.3 million in October to Support Breast Cancer Research and Education Charities

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 7, 2006--Safeway Inc.(NYSE:SWY) announced today that it raised $8.3 million during the company's annual Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, bringing the total amount raised by Safeway for the important cause to nearly $25 million s...

    Safeway Kicks Off Fifth Annual Breast Cancer Fundraising Campaign Image

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    10-02-06

    Safeway Kicks Off Fifth Annual Breast Cancer Fundraising Campaign

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 2, 2006--Safeway Inc (NYSE:SWY) today launched its 2006 Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign with a goal of raising $6 million in October for a range of breast cancer research and treatment programs in its operating areas. In the last fo...

    Safeway to Raise Funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association; Company Sets $3.6 Million Goal for Five-Week Campaign Image

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    08-01-06

    Safeway to Raise Funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association; Company Sets $3.6 Million Goal for Five-Week Campaign

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2006--Safeway Inc.
    (NYSE:SWY) announced today the launch of a five-week fundraising campaign to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Through Labor Day, more than 1,500 Safeway and Safeway-owned stores across the...

    Safeway Raises $5.1 Million for Prostate Cancer Awareness Image

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    07-24-06

    Safeway Raises $5.1 Million for Prostate Cancer Awareness

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 24, 2006--Safeway Inc.
    (NYSE:SWY) announced today that a record $5.1 million was raised to support prostate cancer research during the company's annual June fundraiser.

    "Our customers and employees continue to impr...

    Safeway Inc. Launches Annual Prostate Cancer Campaign; Major League Players Help in Effort to Raise Money for a Cure Image

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    06-05-06

    Safeway Inc. Launches Annual Prostate Cancer Campaign; Major League Players Help in Effort to Raise Money for a Cure

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 5, 2006--Safeway Inc.
    (NYSE:SWY) formally launched its annual Prostate Cancer Awareness Month Fundraiser today with a kick-off celebration at the company's corporate headquarters. Safeway, a long-time supporter of prosta...

    Safeway Kicks off Fundraiser for Easter Seals; 20 Years of Support Makes Safeway One of the Organization's Largest 'Angels of Change' Image

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    03-31-06

    Safeway Kicks off Fundraiser for Easter Seals; 20 Years of Support Makes Safeway One of the Organization's Largest 'Angels of Change'

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 31, 2006--Safeway
    (NYSE:SWY) today announced that it will launch a fundraising campaign for Easter Seals, one of the most established and respected charities dedicated to helping people with disabilities and special nee...

    Safeway Inc. Applauds New Law to Target Methamphetamine Abusers; Company Announces Additional Efforts to Restrict Sales of Pseudoephedrine Products Image

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    03-09-06

    Safeway Inc. Applauds New Law to Target Methamphetamine Abusers; Company Announces Additional Efforts to Restrict Sales of Pseudoephedrine Products

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 9, 2006--Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) applauds new legislation signed into law today by President Bush to curtail the rising abuse of methamphetamine "meth" by establishing uniform standards for the sale of cough and cold products...

    Safeway Launches Store-Based Donation Effort;Shop & Care Program Gives up to $1 Million, Customers Say Where It Goes Image

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    03-01-06

    Safeway Launches Store-Based Donation Effort;Shop & Care Program Gives up to $1 Million, Customers Say Where It Goes

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 1, 2006--Safeway Inc.
    (NYSE:SWY) announced today that it is launching Shop & Care, a unique
    giving program that teams Safeway's charitable giving power with that
    of leading food manufacturers and other v...

    Safeway Raises $5.6 Million for Breast Cancer Charities Image

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    12-14-05

    Safeway Raises $5.6 Million for Breast Cancer Charities

    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2005--Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) announced today that it has raised $5.6 million during the company's fall breast cancer fundraising and awareness campaign. The annual campaign benefits a variety of breast cancer treatment and...

    Safeway Provides $5.5 Million to Mid-Atlantic Charities During 2004 Image

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    02-04-05

    Safeway Provides $5.5 Million to Mid-Atlantic Charities During 2004

    LANHAM, MD - Safeway's Eastern Division contributed an estimated $5.5 million in cash and in-kind donations to non-profit agencies throughout the mid-Atlantic region during the 2004 calendar year. The total giving includes $4.08 million by Safeway stores in the Washi...

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