To provide quality experiences for students of all ages, we team up with Partners who live and work in your cities and neighborhoods. Our field trip Partners care deeply about their community and want to actively support educators. Thanks to their ongoing support, we are able to offer all our experiential programs for FREE.
Since 1975, Big Al's has provided its patrons with the largest selection of aquariums, aquarium furniture, and aquarium supplies, as well as an extensive variety of marine fish, live corals, goldfish and tropical fish. We are fervently committed to meeting and exceeding the expectations of our esteemed clientele, and are dedicated to providing our guaranteed lowest prices at all times. Our superstores are designed to provide technical services as well as a vast array of equipment to both the first time hobbyist and ultimate aquatic specialist. Renowned as “The Aquarium and Pond Hobby Specialists”, Big Al's is currently comprised of 15 operational superstores across North America.
Big Al's unique livestock showrooms, "ENTER THE DEEP", offer the largest selection of fish and aquatic plants in any retail warehouse store environment (an impressive 25,000 to 50,000 gallons of water displays). Big Al’s Shark Tank and SHARK FEEDING FRENZY is one of the most anticipated weekly attractions of these exciting fish-rooms. Big Al's sales and service staff is eager to extend their knowledge and expertise to our customers to help make their shopping experience as pleasant and educational as possible. We continue to expand our Aquatic care division that provides essential services, including: new aquarium installations, aquarium maintenance and cleaning, troubleshooting, and more.
“Our corporate policies are driven by innovation and adaptation; and we resolutely endeavor to revolutionize this ever-expanding industry.” – BIG AL
As northern Illinois' local utility and energy delivery company with more than a century of experience, our commitment to customer service, security, and satisfaction is guided by the progress of the past and the promise of the future. Driving an industry that is entrepreneurial in nature, we have always remained focused on benefiting the people, environment, and economies of the communities we serve. We continue to enhance our services and the workforce that helps us generate smart ideas.
Fry's Food Stores® is proud to sponsor Be A Smart Shopper! in all its stores in Arizona. Fry's Food Stores® are a division of Kroger®.
Fry’s was recently awarded the Arizona Fundraising Professionals “2012 Outstanding Corporation Award” for the company’s generosity to the Arizona community.
Giant Eagle is proud to sponsor Be A Smart Shopper! in all its stores in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, and West Virginia.
Programs and initiatives supported include, but are not limited to, Apples for the Students, Labels for Education,Upromise, American Diabetes Association and the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life.
Giant Landover is proud to sponsor Kid Healthy Ideas™ in all its stores. Giant Landover is a division of Ahold.
Giant Food Stores and Martin's Food are proud to sponsor Kid Healthy Ideas™ in all its stores. Giant Food Stores and Martin's Food are divisions of Ahold Companies.
Giant Food Stores and Martin's Food have a long-standing commitment to eradicate hunger and improve the quality of life for children in addition to working with hundreds of local organizations annually. The company was recognized for its leadership in the fight against hunger with the Golden Grocer Award by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Giant Food Stores and Martin's Food are one of the top ten fund-raisers in the country for local Children's Miracle Network hospitals.
H-E-B is proud to sponsor Be A Healthy Buddy!™ in all its stores.
Programs and initiatives supported by H-E-B include Excellence in Education, H-E-Buddy, H-E-B Food Bank Assistance Program, Annual Feast of Sharing Holiday Dinners and Spirit of H-E-B.
Loblaw Companies Limited, a subsidiary of George Weston Limited, is Canada's largest food retailer and a leading provider of drugstore, general merchandise and financial products and services. Loblaw is one of the largest private sector employers in Canada. With more than 1,000 corporate and franchised stores from coast to coast, Loblaw and its franchisees employ more than 134,000 full-time and part-time employees. Through its portfolio of store formats, Loblaw is committed to providing Canadians with a wide, growing and successful range of products and services to meet the everyday household demands of Canadian consumers. Loblaw is known for the quality, innovation and value of its food offering. It offers Canada's strongest control (private) label program, including the unique President's Choice®, no name® and Joe Fresh® brands. In addition, the Company makes available to consumers President's Choice Financial® services and offers the PC® points and PC Plus™ loyalty program.
Ralphs is proud to sponsor Speak Out, It's Your Earth! Ralphs is a division of Kroger®
Last year, Ralphs provided more than $8 million in cash and in-kind donations to organizations focused on health, education, the fight against hunger, developing our youth, and the environment.
ShopRite is the registered trademark of Wakefern Food Corp., a retailer-owned cooperative, based in Keasbey, NJ and the largest supermarket cooperative in the United States. With more than 260 ShopRite supermarkets located throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland, ShopRite serves more than six million customers each week. A long-time supporter of key community efforts, ShopRite is dedicated to fighting hunger in the communities it serves. Through its ShopRite Partners In Caring program, ShopRite has donated $38 million to 1,700 worthy charities and food banks since the program began in 1999. As a title sponsor of the LPGA’s ShopRite Classic, ShopRite has raised more than $27 million for local schools, hospitals and community groups. Progressive Grocer named ShopRite its 2011 Retailer of the Year and Supermarket News awarded ShopRite its 2011 Retail Excellence Award. For more information, please visit: www.ShopRite.com
Stop & Shop is proud to sponsor Kid Healthy Ideas™ in all its stores. Stop & Shop is a divison of Ahold Companies.
The company helps support local communities fight hunger, combat childhood cancer, and promotes general health and wellness with emphasis on children's educational and support programs. Stop & Shop is a member of the U.S Green Building Council and EPA's Smart Way program and has been awarded LEED (EB) certifications for 50 of its stores. Stop & Shop has been recognized by the EPA for the superior energy management.