Kellogg Company Supports California Wildfire Emergency Relief Efforts

Kellogg Company is providing cereals, bars and snacks to California families forced to evacuate their homes due to wildfires that continue to rage. Five semi-trailers, or more than 1.7 million servings, of Kellogg foods are being delivered to area food banks by its charity partner, Feeding America. California is currently battling 17 wildfires in the northern and central portions of the state. “Our company and our colleagues are devastated by the deaths and destruction of homes, communities and national treasures like Yosemite caused by these wildfires,” said Kris Charles, Senior…

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Always® Joins Forces with Gina Rodriguez & Feeding America® to Help #EndPeriodPoverty and Keep Girls in School

The most recent Always® Confidence & Puberty Survey reveals that nearly one in five American girls have either left school early or missed school entirely because they did not have access to period products. Missed school equals missed opportunities and a drop in confidence. It’s a simple equation. The lack of access due to economic factors is often referred to as “period poverty” and it impacts girls and women around the world. It can be especially damaging at puberty, when school interactions are crucial to a girl’s development. That’s why…

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Walmart Customers and Feeding America® Secure Record 230 Million Meals For “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” During 2018 Campaign

Walmart customers, Feeding America® and local food banks across the nation helped secure a record 230 million meals for food insecure households as part of their fifth annual “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign during the month of April. “Because of the generous support of our suppliers, customers and associates, food banks will be able to do even more this year to help families who are struggling,” said Kathleen McLaughlin, president of the Walmart Foundation and chief sustainability officer for Walmart. “We are passionate about fighting hunger, and through this campaign,…

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Always® Commemorates Menstrual Hygiene Day by Donating an Additional One Million Period Products in the U.S., as Part of Ongoing Efforts to Improve Access to Menstrual Care

In honor of Menstrual Hygiene Day, Procter & Gamble’s leading feminine protection brand Always is donating an additional one million period products to confront period poverty across the United States as part of their long-standing donation program. Through an ongoing partnership with Feeding America®, the largest hunger-relief organization in the country, Always aims to provide greater access to period supplies for girls and women in need. Menstrual Hygiene Day took place on May 28 and is a global initiative, launched by P&G’s partner WASH United in 2014, which aims to…

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Walmart’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign Gives Communities a Seat at the Table for Hunger Relief

Walmart kicked off its fifth annual nationwide “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign today online and in stores by asking its 150 million weekly shoppers to raise the bar to support the Feeding America network of 200 local food banks and the one in eight people who battle hunger in America at some point during the year. Walmart and Feeding America are doubling their meal goal to 200 million meals, increasing supplier participation to 14, and introducing the Walmart Credit Card as a new way for customers to get involved in…

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