CHICAGO and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 17, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RISE Dispensaries, a fast-growing cannabis retail chain owned by Green Thumb Industries Inc. (“Green Thumb” or “the Company”) (CSE: GTII) (OTCQX: GTBIF), today announced the opening of RISE Grove City, the Company’s 79th retail location in the nation. Profits from the first day of sales will be donated to Grove City Community Food Pantry.
“We are excited to expand our retail footprint and increase access to well-being for more people in the state of Pennsylvania,” said Tim Hawkins, Commercial General Manager at Green Thumb. “Each of our new store openings begins with community impact, and Grove City Community Food Pantry makes vital contributions to the community by feeding hundreds of families in the area and providing additional education programs on nutrition and life skills.”
Grove City Community Food Pantry is a local nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting underprivileged individuals and families residing in the Grove City School District. The organization also incorporates education programs on nutrition and life skills to help their clients make small changes for a brighter tomorrow.
“In the United States, one out of every five households faces food insecurity. At Grove City Community Food Pantry, we provide food