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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.

Key Points: 
  • 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.

Key Points: 
  • 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.

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

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 5:00pm

For the first time, Tony the Tiger and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes Mission Tiger are teaming up with Food Lion to make a $10,000 donation via DonorsChoose to help fund middle school sports in North Carolina and keep kids active.

Key Points: 
  • For the first time, Tony the Tiger and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes Mission Tiger are teaming up with Food Lion to make a $10,000 donation via DonorsChoose to help fund middle school sports in North Carolina and keep kids active.
  • This September, Mission Tiger will be launching a unique match offer to support middle school sports projects in North Carolina and Virginia up to $10,000.
  • "We are thrilled to announce that donations to local middle school sports projects are being matched, thanks to support from Mission Tiger and Food Lion.
  • "We appreciate Kellogg's Frosted Flakes and Mission Tiger commitment to making a big impact in the towns and cities Food Lion serves," said Kevin Durkee, manager of Food Lion Feeds at Food Lion.

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

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:53pm

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.

Key Points: 
  • 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 Maine, New York, Vermont and New Hampshire up to $20,000.
  • For every $1 given to a qualifying project, Mission Tiger and Hannaford 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 Hannaford.

Candid's 2021 Nonprofit Compensation Report Shows Gender Pay Gap Persists in Nonprofit CEO Compensation

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 7:30pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --This week, Candid released the 21st edition of its annual Nonprofit Compensation Report .

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --This week, Candid released the 21st edition of its annual Nonprofit Compensation Report .
  • They also look to our report to surface continuing and emerging trends, such as the pay gap between men and women.
  • Candid's 2021 report shows that while we see progress in this area, the gap persists with female CEOs making less than their male counterpoints at organizations of all sizes."
  • Key insights and findings from the 2021 report include detailed information on the gender pay gap, trends in executive compensation, geographic area, and cause area:
    There remains a pay gap in CEO compensation by gender.

The V Foundation Kicks Off Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month Campaign

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 6:59pm

The V Foundation for Cancer Research, a top-rated cancer research charity, is recognizing Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month by highlighting the need for pediatric cancer research funding through a spotlight on events, partnerships, grants, thrivers and researchers with a goal of stopping childhood cancers.

Key Points: 
  • The V Foundation for Cancer Research, a top-rated cancer research charity, is recognizing Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month by highlighting the need for pediatric cancer research funding through a spotlight on events, partnerships, grants, thrivers and researchers with a goal of stopping childhood cancers.
  • The V Foundation has awarded nearly $55 million for pediatric cancer research.
  • The V Foundation raises funds for pediatric cancer research year-round through initiatives like:
    The annual Dick Vitale Gala: The May 2021 event was a star-studded evening with celebrities and athletes that raised $6.5 million for pediatric cancer research.
  • The V Foundation and WWE are in the sixth year of their partnership to raise money for pediatric cancer research through Connors Cure.

Tony the Tiger® and Shaquille O'Neal Surprise Superstar's Career Hometowns With Game-Changing Mission Tiger™ Donations

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 3:03pm

And now, Tony and Shaq are announcing a huge donation to middle schools in need, all thanks to fans nationwide buying boxes of the cereal and supporting Mission Tiger.

Key Points: 
  • And now, Tony and Shaq are announcing a huge donation to middle schools in need, all thanks to fans nationwide buying boxes of the cereal and supporting Mission Tiger.
  • The Mission Tiger donations will help provide new sports equipment, uniforms and training equipment, and repave sports courts and refurbish playing fields at middle schools in these six districts.
  • With Shaq's new cereal, Kellogg's Frosted Flakes with Crispy Cinnamon Basketballs, Tony and Shaq can help even more kids.
  • Mission Tiger launched inAugust 2019with a$1 millioncommitment to DonorsChoose , a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting public school educators nationwide.

Lung Association Launches Educational Campaign on the Importance of Vaccination for Pertussis, Especially for Adults Living with Asthma

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

Today, the American Lung Association launched the Pertussis Educational Campaign , sponsoredin collaboration with Sanofi Pasteur, to help educate adults living with asthma about the potential dangers of pertussis and the importance of vaccination to help prevent the disease.

Key Points: 
  • Today, the American Lung Association launched the Pertussis Educational Campaign , sponsoredin collaboration with Sanofi Pasteur, to help educate adults living with asthma about the potential dangers of pertussis and the importance of vaccination to help prevent the disease.
  • "While anyone can get pertussis, adults living with asthma are four times more likely to get the infection and have complications," said Albert Rizzo, M.D., Chief Medical Officer for the American Lung Association.
  • This leaves too many people vulnerable to the disease, which is why this program and our partnership with Sanofi on this educational campaign is so important for adults living with asthma."
  • The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research.

Burlington Stores' Customers Donate More Than $1.8 Million to AdoptAClassroom.org, Supporting Teachers and Benefitting Students Nationwide This Back-to-School Season

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 7:45pm

Over the five-year partnership, Burlington has raised more than $8 million for AdoptAClassroom.org through its yearly back-to-school in-store fundraising campaign, benefitting over 1 million students nationwide.

Key Points: 
  • Over the five-year partnership, Burlington has raised more than $8 million for AdoptAClassroom.org through its yearly back-to-school in-store fundraising campaign, benefitting over 1 million students nationwide.
  • According to AdoptAClassroom.org's 2021 Teacher Spending Survey , teachers are spending more out of pocket on classroom supplies than ever before with 30 percent of teachers spending $1,000 or more.
  • "Burlington is deeply committed to supporting our country's educators, as we know they are instrumental in the development of our future leaders," said Michael O'Sullivan, CEO, Burlington Stores.
  • Since 1998, AdoptAClassroom.org has raised $57 million and supported more than 5.8 million students across the U.S.

Candid Names Ann Mei Chang as the Organization's New CEO

Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 6:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Candid's board of trustees today announced the selection of Ann Mei Chang as the organization's new chief executive officer.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Candid's board of trustees today announced the selection of Ann Mei Chang as the organization's new chief executive officer.
  • Ann Mei is a leading expert on social innovation with global experience in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors.
  • We are delighted to have Ann Mei guide us as we live our values of being driven, direct, accessible, curious, and inclusive."
  • I am thrilled by the opportunity to lead an organization I admire deeply," said Ann Mei.