Conagra Foods Announces Largest Donation Ever to Fight Child Hunger With Feeding America at the Organization's Concert Featuring Sheryl Crow
· First to fund Feeding America’s Child Hunger Research – specifically State-By-State Child Hunger Statistics – helping better understand the problem to find a sustainable solution.
· Leader in building the technology infrastructure for Feeding America to operate more efficiently.
“Our commitment to ending child hunger is the cornerstone of ConAgra Foods’ corporate responsibility efforts,” said Chris Kircher, president, ConAgra Foods Foundation. “Our employees and our customers care deeply about fighting child hunger and we’re engaging our brands – and the consumers who love them – because it’s going to take a community of people passionate about ending child hunger to bring an end to this problem.”
To join ConAgra Foods Foundation in the fight against child hunger – through a donation, by volunteering, or for more information about how to spread the word about good nutrition – visit the ConAgra Foods Foundation Web site at www.nourishkidstoday.org or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ConAgraFoodsFoundation.
About ConAgra Foods Foundation
The ConAgra Foods Foundation’s Nourish Today, Flourish Tomorrow platform is dedicated to raise awareness of the more than 12 million children in America who are at risk of hunger and don't have enough food to live active, healthful lives, and to aggressively pursue sustainable solutions in the fight against child hunger. The Foundation is committed to building a community of people who are passionate about ensuring that all kids have access to the food and facts they need to eat nutritiously, live balanced lifestyles, and succeed in school and life. ConAgra Foods Foundation invests in national and local partnerships with high-impact, not-for-profit organizations, such as Feeding America, that take an innovative approach to addressing needs in the core areas of hunger and nutrition education. For more information, please visit www.nourishkidstoday.org.
About Feeding America (Formerly America's Second Harvest - The Nation's Food Bank Network)
Feeding America provides low-income individuals and families with the fuel to survive and even thrive. As the nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief charity, our network members supply food to more than 25 million Americans each year, including 9 million children and 3 million seniors. Serving the entire United States, more than 200 member food banks support 63,000 agencies that address hunger in all of its forms. For more information on how you can fight hunger in your community and across the country, visit www.feedingamerica.org.