The Kenedy Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize Grainger as our member of the month! Grainger has been a member of the Kenedy Chamber of Commerce and the Kenedy community since June 2015 and has been an active part of the community ever since their arrival. Their contributions to Karnes County and the surrounding areas include: monetary non-profit donations through the Grainger Community Grant Program to CASA of Floresville, Karnes County Humane Organization, New Life Refuge in Beeville, Yahweh Academy in Wilson County & Karnes County, San Antonio River Authority Escondido River Project, Lonesome Dovefest Foundation, item donations for the Karnes City High School Band Boosters Club and Karnes City High School All American Girls Karnes City Highsteppers. In addition to the monetary and item donations, the staff at Grainger, has contributed their time to community involvement in events such as Lonesome Dove Festival, Bluebonnet Days, Floresville Peanut Festival, Karnes High School 2016 Football Homecoming game as well as routinely attending the Karnes 2nd Friday Breakfasts and attending Working Women’s Wednesdays.
In addition to their donations and volunteering, Grainger has been recognized for leading their district in Positive YOY (Year Over Year) Sales Growth. The district includes: Houston, San Antonio, Laredo, Corpus Christi, College Station, Katy and Bryan. Operations Manager for the Kenedy location, Brian Flores, credits the positive YOY sales growth with their local community outreach and the community welcoming Grainger and its employees as neighbors.
Brian Flores noted “For Team Grainger-Kenedy, our focus goes beyond sales and focuses more on overall service. It’s been a real pleasure to come to work every day and along with my team, provide the best experience possible to everyone in need of our services.”
Grainger has access to over 1.5 Million items, majority of which are available next-day. Be sure to check out their showroom located at 322 West Main Suite 140 or call them at (361) 237-2025to find out more about their inventory!