In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Newman’s Own Foundation today announced that it is awarding $1.5 million in grants to 29 organizations that provide services to military men, women, veterans, and their families.
Newman’s Own Foundation has awarded two grants of $100,000 each to support rebuilding efforts in earthquake ravaged Nepal.
Newman’s Own Foundation announced its first formal class of Fellows. The innovative Newman’s Own Foundation Fellowship Program provides recent college graduates with work experience in the philanthropic sector.
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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.
The U.S. Postal Service announced today that award-winning actor and philanthropist Paul Newman will be honored on a Forever Stamp. The stamp will go on sale September 18, 2015.
With a $500,000 grant, the Connecticut-based Newman’s Own Foundation has helped fund a special exhibit at the Library of Congress that includes more than 200 items and 70 audio-visual recordings illustrating the centuries of struggle for racial equality.