Hunger

The Bumble Bee Seafood Company Donates $900,000 in Product to Feeding America® in Support of Hunger Action Month

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 4:00pm

In support of Hunger Action Month , The Bumble Bee Seafood Company is continuing to honor its commitment to feeding lives through the power of the ocean with a donation of more than $900,000 in nutritious seafood products to Feeding America.

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  • In support of Hunger Action Month , The Bumble Bee Seafood Company is continuing to honor its commitment to feeding lives through the power of the ocean with a donation of more than $900,000 in nutritious seafood products to Feeding America.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210916005167/en/
    The Bumble Bee Seafood Company Donates $900,000 in Product to Feeding America in Support of Hunger Action Month (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The 120-year-old seafood company is also finding creative ways to motivate US-based corporate employees to give back.
  • For more information about The Bumble Bee Seafood Company, visit www.BumbleBee.com .
  • The Bumble Bee Seafood Company is passionately pursuing its purpose of feeding peoples lives through the power of the ocean.

Step Into Kiehl's Holiday Dreamland With An Exclusive Holiday Collection Designed By Artist Marylou Faure Benefitting Feeding America

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:37pm

Marylou Faure's bold colors and diverse characters brought the world of Kiehl's to life with a unique and playful spirit."

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  • Marylou Faure's bold colors and diverse characters brought the world of Kiehl's to life with a unique and playful spirit."
  • Continuing its philanthropic tradition for the 13th year, Kiehl's will donate through the sale of The Kiehl's x Marylou Faure Collection for Feeding America a minimum of $100,000 to Feeding America**, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization.
  • This holiday season, Kiehl's remains committed to its Future Made Better initiatives with a focus on creating more sustainable packaging.
  • $1 helps provide at least 10 meals secured by Feeding America on behalf of local member food banks.

POWERHOME SOLAR CEO Jayson Waller Wins 3 Globee® Honors at 9TH Annual 2021 CEO World Awards

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- POWERHOME SOLAR CEO Jayson Waller has earned Gold recognition for CEO of the Year in Energy & Utilities, Entrepreneur of the Year in Energy & Utilities, and CEO of the Year USA at the 9th Annual 2021 CEO World Awards.

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  • MOORESVILLE, N.C., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- POWERHOME SOLAR CEO Jayson Waller has earned Gold recognition for CEO of the Year in Energy & Utilities, Entrepreneur of the Year in Energy & Utilities, and CEO of the Year USA at the 9th Annual 2021 CEO World Awards.
  • POWERHOME SOLAR is a leading provider of solar panel installation and energy efficiency services through its 15-state footprint.
  • CEO World Awards celebrate the achievements of leaders, executives, and their management teams behind the year's most outstanding initiatives and achievements.
  • Globee Awards are conferred in eleven programs and competition: the American Best in Business Awards, Business Excellence Awards (Best Employers), CEO World Awards, Communications Excellence Awards, Cyber Security Global Excellence Awards, Disruptor Company Awards, Golden Bridge Awards, International Best in Business Awards, IT World Awards, Sales, Marketing, & Service Excellence Awards, and Women World Awards.

Kellogg and Albertsons Companies join forces to feed children in need

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:03pm

Kellogg has donated $120,000 to the effort $75,000 of which will support Nourishing Neighbors, a charitable program of the Albertsons Companies Foundation.

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  • Kellogg has donated $120,000 to the effort $75,000 of which will support Nourishing Neighbors, a charitable program of the Albertsons Companies Foundation.
  • This is the second year in a row that Kellogg and Albertsons Companies have joined forces to fight hunger.
  • "At Albertsons Companies, we believe every child deserves a healthy breakfast every day," said Christy Duncan Anderson, President and Executive Director, Albertsons Companies Foundation.
  • "We share Albertsons commitment to ensure children are fed and fulfilled, and we're proud to stand side-by-side with Albertsons to support our communities."

Insomnia Cookies Launches NCAA Sponsorship Program

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 8:00pm

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Insomnia Cookies, the late-night bakery concept and college campus staple, announced today the launch of Insomnia Athletes, the brand's new sponsorship program aimed at supporting college athletes' platforms as well as their sweet tooths.

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  • PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Insomnia Cookies, the late-night bakery concept and college campus staple, announced today the launch of Insomnia Athletes, the brand's new sponsorship program aimed at supporting college athletes' platforms as well as their sweet tooths.
  • "Insomnia Cookies started with a big idea in a tiny dorm room and grew to a cult following because of our drive to keep innovating," said Tom Carusona, Insomnia Cookies Chief Marketing Officer.
  • While Insomnia Cookies plans to sponsor athletes across multiple sports and divisions, the program will place a special focus on two of the brand's core communities female and e-sports athletes.
  • Today with more than 200 locations nationwide, Insomnia Cookies offers a wide variety of delicious cookies and sweet treats in-store, for local delivery, and nationwide shipping.

Stop & Shop Aims to Drive Diversity in Dietetics with Framingham State University Scholarship

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 7:03pm

QUINCY, Mass., Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stop & Shop is furthering its commitment to support racial equality with a new partnership focused on fostering diversity in the field of nutrition and dietetics. Today, Stop & Shop President Gordon Reid presented $100,000 to Framingham State University (FSU) to establish the “Stop & Shop Scholarship for Diversity in the Field of Food & Nutrition,” an endowed fund that will provide financial assistance to FSU students studying to become registered dietitians.

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  • Today, Stop & Shop President Gordon Reid presented $100,000 to Framingham State University (FSU) to establish the Stop & Shop Scholarship for Diversity in the Field of Food & Nutrition, an endowed fund that will provide financial assistance to FSU students studying to become registered dietitians.
  • We chose to partner with Framingham State University in this effort because of their commitment to recruiting and retaining students of color in this program.
  • During this difficult time, receiving a gift of this magnitude from an industry leader like Stop & Shop is crucial to helping the University achieve its mission.
  • Stop & Shop customers can choose how and where they want to shop - whether in-store or online for delivery or same day pickup.

NFTE Announces Launch of SDG-Focused Innovation Challenges Open to Young Impact Entrepreneurs

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 5:58pm

Anyone ages 13 to 24 can enter the innovation challenges in this annual competition presented by NFTE and Citi Foundation .

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  • Anyone ages 13 to 24 can enter the innovation challenges in this annual competition presented by NFTE and Citi Foundation .
  • A new set of WSI challenges is launched each fall, during the lead-up to Global Entrepreneurship Week .
  • The innovation challenge series began as an enrichment activity in one NFTE classroom but quickly grew into a robust global competition.
  • Learn more about the latest set of NFTE WSI innovation challenges, the sponsoring organizations, and the prizes being offered at www.nfte.com/innovation .

Apple Campaign to Help Provide 1 Million Meals to Families in Need

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 5:11pm

The annual gala apples bagged campaign aims to help provide 1 million meals to neighbors in need during the campaign.

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  • The annual gala apples bagged campaign aims to help provide 1 million meals to neighbors in need during the campaign.
  • The Food Lion Feeds gala apple campaign is all about neighbors helping neighbors, said Kevin Durkee, manager of Food Lion Feeds.
  • Through Food Lion Feeds, the company has made a commitment to help provide 1 billion more meals*** to individuals and families in need by the end of 2025.
  • **The 10 million meal equivalent includes financial donations raised by Food Lion via the Apple Bag Campaign between September 2014 - October 2020 using the following calculations: 2014: $1 helps provide at least 10 meals; 2015: $1 helps provide at least 11 meals; 2016: $1 helps provide at least 11 meals; 2017: $1 helps provide at least 11 meals; 2018: $1 helps provide at least 10 meals; 2019: $1 helps provide at least 10 meals; 2020: $1 helps provide at least 10 meals.

Tony the Tiger® and Mission Tiger Partner with Giant Food to Give More Kids Access to Middle School Sports

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 5:21pm

For the first time, Tony the Tiger and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes Mission Tiger are teaming up with Giant Food to make a $20,000 donation via DonorsChoose to help fund middle school sports in Washington, D.C. and Maryland, and keep kids active.

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  • For the first time, Tony the Tiger and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes Mission Tiger are teaming up with Giant Food to make a $20,000 donation via DonorsChoose to help fund middle school sports in Washington, D.C. and Maryland, and keep kids active.
  • This September, Mission Tiger will be launching a unique match offer to support middle school sports projects in Washington, D.C. and Marylandup to $20,000.
  • Giant Food is a brand of Ahold Delhaize USA, which operates more than 2,000 stores under multiple banners across the country.
  • "We are thrilled to announce that donations to local middle school sports projects are being matched, thanks to support from Mission Tiger and Giant Food.

Tony the Tiger® and Mission Tiger Partner with Stop & Shop to Give More Kids Access to Middle School Sports

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 5:05pm

Since 2019, Tony the Tiger and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes have embarked on a mission to give more kids access to the benefits of sports with the launch of Mission Tiger , an initiative to help save middle schools sports.

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  • Since 2019, Tony the Tiger and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes have embarked on a mission to give more kids access to the benefits of sports with the launch of Mission Tiger , an initiative to help save middle schools sports.
  • This September, Mission Tiger will be launching a unique match offer to support middle school sports projects in New Jersey, Rhode Island and Connecticut up to $20,000.
  • For every $1 given to a qualifying project, Mission Tiger and Stop & Shop will give an additional $4, while funds last, helping to make sure all students have access to sports.
  • "We are thrilled to announce that donations to local middle school sports projects are being matched, thanks to support from Mission Tiger and Stop & Shop.