Khloé Kardashian Buys Groceries for the Elderly, Gift Cards for Grocery Store Workers
By Tess Farrand, Associate Content Editor
Reality star Khloé Kardashian is paying for groceries for senior citizens and gift cards for grocery store workers during COVID-19.
According to Fox News, “The youngest Kardashian daughter has been waking up bright and early this past week to hit different Trader Joe’s and Ralphs locations throughout the Los Angeles area with the intention of paying for the elderly shoppers’ food and supplies that they have in their basket before checkout.”
Kardashian’s rep told Fox News that she’s purchased 200+ gift cards to help alleviate financial strain for grocery store workers.
To prevent the spread COVID-19, Kroger grocery stores and its affiliate stores allow senior citizens and “high-risk” individuals to come an hour before stores open to the general public.
Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen, shared an encouraging message about the company’s outlook, “Despite the challenging times, we are honored to be there for our customers, communities and each other.”
We are thankful to have such a great team of associates with heart and passion. From Ohio to Texas to California – and everywhere in between and beyond – we are honored to be here for our customers, communities and each other. 💙 pic.twitter.com/OBh4L3W4tK
— Ralphs Grocery (@RalphsGrocery) April 3, 2020
Kardashian’s denim line, Good American, is also giving faces masks and $1,000,000 worth of denim away in a partnership with Pitney Bowes.
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SUPPORT YOUR SQUAD ❤️ Together we have the power to make a difference. Here’s what we’ve done so far, and how you can help—link in bio to learn more: • Donated 30,000 N95 Masks 🏥 This week, we’re proud to have procured and donated 30,000 FDA approved N95 masks which are being distributed to 18 hospitals and clinics across the country • Non-Medical Masks Available 💌 We’ve produced non-medical masks which are available now to purchase on our site. For every mask you purchase we will be donating one mask to a local organization in need • Donating $1,000,000 of Denim 👖 As a small token of our appreciation to the incredible front-line workers and medical professionals providing aid to those affected, Good American is donating $1,000,000 worth of denim to hospital staff in partnership with #PitneyBowes
— Khloé (@khloekardashian) April 20, 2020
Kardashian’s brother in-law, Kanye West, previously donated funds to provide meals for those in need in the Los Angeles area.
Entertainment tycoon Tyler Perry also paid for groceries for the elderly in both Louisiana and the Atlanta area.
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