News Release
 September 12, 2023
CONTACT: Kathy Sautter
716 635 5577

(Williamsville, NY) - Tops Friendly Markets, along with our vendor partners American Beverage Marketers (Agalima), Badia, Daily Crave, GOYA, Grace, LaPreferida, NY Produce, Ole, River Valley Foods, Romero Foods, Siete Family Foods, and Xochitl Chips are proud to support National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15, 2023) and local organizations like Latinos Unidos of the Hudson Valley.

“Together, with the support of our vendor partners, Tops is proud to be able to give back to our community by making donations to several local not for profit organizations throughout our footprint. This year’s donation to the four area charities equates out to well over $17,000, our largest donation to date,” said Kathy Sautter, director of corporate communication and public relations. “Today and always we honor the heritage, diversity, and integrity that is embodied by Hispanic Heritage Month.”

A check presentation and product donation will be made to Latinos Unidos of the Hudson Valley at the conclusion of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Additionally, Tops will be the Supporter Sponsor of the Hispanic Heritage Month Festival in Kingston, NY taking place Saturday, September 23 from 11am-6pm. Hispanic Heritage Festival is a block party style honoring and celebrating the history, heritage, food and accomplishments of the Hispanic and Latino cultures.

About Latinos Unidos of the Hudson Valley Latinos Unidos del Valle Hudson Inc. is committed to matters of quality of life affecting Latinos in the Hudson Valley. Latinos Unidos cares about treatment fair and equitable. Latinos Unidos works to maintain dignity and interidad of the individual; improve and empower all. The community through actions that respect diversity in our cultures.

About Tops Friendly Markets Based in Williamsville, NY, Tops Markets currently operates 149 grocery stores in New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont, including five that are run by franchisees. As the largest private, for-profit employer in Western New York, with over 14,000 associates, the company is dedicated to providing sustainably sourced, high-quality products, while helping its communities flourish via support for programs that eradicate hunger and disease, educate youth and reduce environmental waste and energy consumption. For more information, visit



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