Sunday, June 6, 2010

Pound for Pound Challenge & Kroger Gift Card Giveaway!

With summer approaching and swimsuit season on the horizon, many of us are probably starting to think about shedding some extra pounds. There's no time like the present to make a commitment to get healthy and lose weight, especially with the Pound for Pound Challenge going on now. The Kroger Co. Family of Stores, General Mills, NBC's hit TV Show "The Biggest Loser" and other key sponsors are partnering to donate up to $1,080,000 to Feeding America this year. Here's how you can help:

Visit to make your pledge to lose weight and to get more information and to find tools to change your life for the better. It is free, easy and only takes a minute to make a change that can help you and help the hungry in your local community.

Through June 30, 2010, for every pound you pledge to lose, the Pound For Pound Challenge will donate 14¢ to Feeding America® - enough to deliver one pound of groceries to a local food bank.

You'll be helping yourself and helping others at the same time! Let's make the pledge to get healthy and help raise money for a great cause together!

Win It!
As the official supplier of the Biggest Loser Ranch and partner of the Pound for Pound Challenge, the Kroger Family of Stores wants to help you achieve your goals. If you´re a fan of the Biggest Loser, you may have seen several great General Mills products featured on the show. These products, including Yoplait Greek yogurt, Total, and Multigrain Cheerios, are available at your local Kroger Family of Stores and can help you stick to your weight management plan.

Kroger and General Mills are offering a $30 gift card to the Kroger Family of Stores (Kroger, Fred Meyer, Ralph´s, King Soopers, City Market, Dillon's, Smith´s, Fry´s, QFC, Baker´s, Owen´s, Jay C Food Stores, Hilander, Gerbes, Food4Less, Pay Less Super Markets and Scott´s Food & Pharmacy) to one lucky reader so you can go try some of these great products!

To enter, tell me your favorite healthy snack!

For extra entries:

1) Subscribe to One Day, One Dollar at a Time

2) Follow me on Twitter.

3) Follow my blog via Google Friend Connect (left sidebar).

4) Tweet or blog about this giveaway and leave me a link to your post.

Giveaway ends Sunday, June 20th at 10 pm EST. Winner will be selected at random and notified via e-mail. Good luck!

No compensation was received for this post. I was given a $30 gift card to the Kroger Family of Stores courtesy of Kroger and General Mills, through MyBlogSpark. In addition, they provided the $30 gift card for the giveaway.