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10/29/2001
Harris Teeter Kicks Off Greensboro Jewish Federation's Annual Campaign with $5,000 Gift
GREENSBORO, NC, Oct. 1, 2001 --- Harris Teeter announced today a $5,000 contribution to the Greensboro Jewish Federation. The contribution marks the first gift of the Federation's annual campaign.

"We are pleased to show our support for such a worthwhile organization," says Jessica Graham, corporate relations manager for Harris Teeter. "This gift is a reflection of Harris Teeter's commitment to community affairs in the Greensboro area, and our support of the programs that will benefit from this campaign."

The Federation will officially kick-off its campaign later this Fall. Beneficiaries of the campaign include: Duke Center for Jewish Life, North Carolina Hillel, Jewish Healthcare International, B'nai Shalom Day School and Interfaith Study Mission to Israel, co-sponsored by the National Conference of Community & Justice.

Harris Teeter, Inc., with headquarters in Matthews, N.C., is a subsidiary of Ruddick Corporation (NYSE:RDK). Harris Teeter is ranked as one of the top 50 largest supermarkets in the United States with 2000 sales of $2.3 billion. The grocery store chain employs about 14,000 people and has 137 stores in North and South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee and Florida.