CHERRY HILL, N.J., January 28, 2016 /3BL Media/ – To commemorate Subaru’s seventh record-breaking sales year, the company will donate a meal for every vehicle sold in 2015 -- 582,675* -- to help the Feeding America® nationwide network of 200 food banks. This is the second year Subaru has matched its year-end sales figure to meal donations.
48 million people in the U.S. struggle with hunger – meaning they do not always have access to the food they need to live an active, healthy life. Feeding America aims to get more nutritious food to more people. In this post from our Shape the Future Blog Series, Feeding America shares how they are working to solve hunger in our nation.
Disney | ABC Television Group kicks-off campaign to raise awareness, encourage engagement of more than 60 food banks across the nation on “The Chew”
CHICAGO, November 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Feeding America, the nation’s leading hunger-relief organization, salutes The Walt Disney Company for its $1.5 million donation, the vast majority of which will provide grants to 60 food banks across the nation to expand their local fresh produce sourcing and distribution programs. The donation will be announced on ABC’s “The Chew” today at 1:00 p.m. ET/12:00 p.m. CT/PT.
The holidays are a special time of year for families to gather around a bountiful meal and celebrate their good fortune. However, the holidays can also be a particularly difficult time of year to experience food insecurity – that means not all household members know where their next meal is coming from at all times. A United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) study found that ~48.1 million Americans lived in food insecure households in 2014.
BJ’s Charitable Foundation awards $600K to Feeding America and 21 Member Food Banks
September 9, 2015 /3BL Media/ - In honor of Hunger Action MonthTM, BJ’s Charitable Foundation announces today that it will provide grants to Feeding America® and 21 member food banks totaling $600,000. Grants will support capacity building, food safety training and transportation costs for its local agencies, shelters, food pantries and other feeding programs.
Local BJ's Clubs donate food and supplies to hunger relief agencies this summer
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According to the USDA, nearly 22 million children rely on free and reduced-priced lunch to sustain a full and nutritious diet nationwide - only 18% of children that receive school lunch access summer meal assistance. To help ensure that these children get enough to eat during the summer months, local Clubs partnered with hunger-relief agencies in July to donate both food and funds to support various summer feeding programs.
Healthy Cleveland Will Connect Key Children’s Wellness Programs; Kicks Off With Playground Build at Erie Square Apartments
New York, June 26, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced Healthy Cleveland, part of the Morgan Stanley Healthy Cities initiative which aims to deliver a linked network of wellness, nutrition and play resources to children in underserved communities. Healthy Cleveland launched with the construction of a new playground at the Cleveland Housing Network’s Erie Square Apartments, where Morgan Stanley employees jo