HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., July 14, 2009 — Mars Snackfood US announced today that its SNICKERS(R) Brand is teaming up with Feeding America to 'Bar Hunger' - a campaign to help the one in eight Americans struggling with hunger(1). As part of 'Bar Hunger,' SNICKERS will donate the equivalent of at least three million meals to Feeding America in 2009. The brand will also educate and inspire Americans to help through special branding and educational verbiage on its SNICKERS packaging, dedicated national advertising, its Facebook(R) Page located at www.facebook.com/snickers, as well as series of events throughout the year.
BoardSource, the nation's leading resource on nonprofit governance, and FSG Social Impact Advisors, a national nonprofit strategy, research and evaluation consulting firm, jointly announce the publication of Advancing Good Governance: How Grantmakers Invest in the Governance of Nonprofit Organizations, a revealing overview of grantmaking in the new economy. The product of grants from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund, Advancing Good Governance is designed to inspire grantmakers to strengthen the governance of grantees and nonprofits in their communities.