Newman’s Own Foundation, founded by the late actor and philanthropist Paul Newman, today announced that it is awarding $2.5 million in grants over two years to 16 public broadcasting radio and television networks across the United States.
Newman’s Own Foundation today announced that John W. Everets has been elected to the Board of Directors of Newman’s Own Foundation.
Newman’s Own Foundation today announced that it is awarding $1.5 million in grants to more than 20 organizations that support veteran entrepreneurship and organizations connecting veterans to quality higher education.
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Many people will identify Mr. Newman as the philanthropic kingpin, whose Newman’s Own food brand has raised hundreds of millions of dollars for charity.
An Interview with Robert Forrester, President and Chief Executive Officer, Newman’s Own Foundation and Executive Chairman, Newman’s Own, Inc.
The organizations receiving grants provide a wide variety of services, such as physical and mental rehabilitation, career development, entrepreneurship, education and housing. Some organizations focus on female veterans.