Fast food conglomerate Yum Brands is teaming up with celebrities for its social-heavy corporate charity effort.
by Steve Hall on August 12, 2014
Yum Brands has gathered together its restaurants — KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell — and hooked them up with singer Christina Aguilera to come to the aid of those in hunger around the world with its annual World Hunger Relief effort.
Yum! Brands, parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell, announced the launch of its annual World Hunger Relief effort with the “Pass The Red Cup” challenge featuring Grammy Award winner Christina Aguilera.
Aguilera Uses Powerful Voice to Raise Awareness and Funds for Nearly 850 Million Hungry Worldwide
LOUISVILLE, KY, August 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM), parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, announced the launch of its annual World Hunger Relief effort with the “Pass The Red Cup” challenge featuring multi-Grammy Award winner and international superstar Christina Aguilera.
When students from Bethel, Alaska boarded a flight to Los Angeles last month, it was the first time many of them had been on a plane, even left the state. But it wasn’t the first time Taco Bell has shown a commitment to helping them achieve Más.
In 2012, students at Bethel Regional High School, along with the rest of their remote 6,300 person town, were thrilled to hear Taco Bell would be opening a restaurant there. The only problem was, what they’d heard was a rumor. The brand had no such plans.
A Yum! Brands Volunteer for Hope team continues to make a difference in the lives of hundreds of seniors, across Oahu, Hawaii, packing and distributing healthy meals to recipients who might otherwise go without.
Since 2012, the team has partnered with Lanakila Meals on Wheels, a nonprofit that delivers thousands of meals to seniors each year.
Environmental stewardship is at the heart of how we do business. With more than 40,000 restaurants, and our rapid growth around the globe, we acknowledge our responsibility to be environmentally responsible corporate stewards. We are committed to reducing our environmental footprint for the benefit of our customers, stakeholders and planet, as we work to become the Defining Global Company that Feeds the World.
Reggie Bush, Young the Giant, Megan Nicole and Tyler Oakley Join the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens to Connect & Encourage One Million Teens to Graduate High School
Irvine, Calif., April 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Today, the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens™ introduces its powerful team of four new ambassadors to help raise awareness for the high school dropout crisis today’s young people face, and to connect with teens in new ways that inspire them on their path to educational and personal success. To reach teens where they are and through the personalities they know and love, the lineup includes professional football star Reggie Bush, rising pop star Megan Nicole, Feed the Beat® band Young the Giant, and YouTube personality Tyler Oakley.
Report Updates Performance and Progress Across Four Strategic Areas of Focus: Food, People, Community and Environment
LOUISVILLE, KY, March 31, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM), one of the world's largest restaurant companies and parent of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, today announced the release of its online 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report.
In celebration of the one-year anniversary of the Graduate for Más program, The Taco Bell Foundation for Teens and Get Schooled, in partnership with actor, author, and Locke alum Tyrese Gibson made a surprise visit to Alain LeRoy Locke College Preparatory Academy, to reward their commitment to graduate high school.