As part of its commitment to enable and inspire teens to achieve más, the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens will award $60,000 in educational scholarships to four teens who were selected to participate in the 12th Annual Taco Bell Skills Challenge during State Farm All-Star Saturday Night on Saturday, February 15.
More Than 148 Million Meals Provided to United Nations World Food Programme and Other Hunger Relief Agencies
LOUISVILLE, KY, January 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Yum! Brands’ (NYSE: YUM) 2013 World Hunger Relief efforts featuring World Food Programme (WFP) Ambassador Against Hunger, Multi-Grammy Award winner and international superstar Christina Aguilera, created unprecedented awareness and engagement and raised a record-breaking $37 million in overall cash and food donations for WFP and other hunger relief agencies.
Taco Bell Foundation for Teens, WellPoint Foundation, The Wallace Foundation and Altria honored at annual gala in NYC
NEW YORK, January 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- In recognition of record-breaking support for the nation's youth who need it most, Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) last night presented prestigious honors to four Great Futures Campaign partners and great friends of young people: Taco Bell Foundation for Teens, WellPoint Foundation, The Wallace Foundation and Altria.
“Together, we can end world hunger” -- that's the new message from Yum! Brands and pop-singing sensation Christina Aguilera, to help raise money for the World Food Programme during Yum!’s World Hunger Relief campaign.
“You just want to see a smile,” Aguilera said in the September issue of InStyle Magazine. “You just want to see some kind of hope, anything to help inspire them to rebuild their self-esteem and their lives. All they know is how to survive.”
Taco Bell to Focus Donations on Teens and Education as the Key to Ending Hunger; Consumers Encouraged to Join World Hunger Relief Effort
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Taco Bell® and the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens™ – which seeks to inspire and enable America’s teens to graduate from high school – has announced that its seventh year of World Hunger Relief (WHR) efforts will focus on teens around the world.
Yum! Brands, parent company of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut, is most commonly known for their secret fried chicken recipe, their delicious pizza and their south-of-the-border late night snacks. What may go unnoticed in a world of quick-service food is the dedication to feeding the hungry members of the Yum! Brands’ headquarter community and world-wide. Which, to Yum! Brands is as equally important as protecting Col. Sanders’ recipe.
Christina Aguilera uses her powerful voice in the fight against hunger in a new PSA for Yum! Brands World Hunger Relief effort launching in KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell restaurants worldwide to benefit the UN World Food Programme and others. Nearly 1 billion people are going hungry around the globe and Aguilera is raising awareness as global spokesperson for Yum! Brands World Hunger Relief.
Aguilera Uses Powerful Voice to Help Nearly 1 Billion Hungry Worldwide
Louisville, KY, September 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM), parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, announced today the launch of its annual World Hunger Relief effort featuring multi-Grammy Award winner and international superstar Christina Aguilera in a new public service announcement.