Hispanic Business & Community Organizations to be Honored at JEWEL-OSCO’s ‘Sabor de La Herencia Hispana’ Celebration

JEWEL-OSCO, a leading Midwest food and drug retailer, will celebrate

Hispanic Heritage Month with its 5th Annual “Sabor de la Herencia

Hispana” signature VIP reception from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 27, at

the National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W. 19th Street, in

Chicago. The program also includes a series of fun in-store culinary

events that showcase dishes prepared by culinary students from St.

Augustine College and offer customers the opportunity to win prizes.

“We are proud to observe Hispanic Heritage Month with events that

celebrate the culture and traditions of the Latino community,” said

JEWEL-OSCO President Brian Huff. “Sabor de la Herencia Hispana was

designed to honor the Hispanic vendors whose products we carry on our

shelves, as well as to support the culinary talents of Hispanic youth

and recognize the exceptional contributions of this vibrant community.”

Highlights of this year’s reception include:

In addition to the reception, JEWEL-OSCO is celebrating Hispanic

Heritage Month with a series of eight in-store culinary events that will

feature authentic Latin-American recipes prepared by St. Augustine chefs

and culinary students, valuable prizes and fun for the entire family.

The events will take place from 12-4 p.m. at the following locations:


SUPERVALU company, operates 180 stores in Illinois, Iowa and Indiana.

With a market-leading position in Chicago, JEWEL-OSCO stores offer

consumers the convenience of combined grocery and pharmacy retail.

Originally established in 1899, the company and its associates remain

committed to the communities they serve. For more information about

JEWEL-OSCO, please visit www.jewelosco.com

or www.jeweloscopharmacies.com.