I have always looked at Newman’s Own as an original pioneer in the social enterprise sector. An inspirational source—like a bold older sister that helped pave the way for organizations like Echoing Green.
Newman’s Own Foundation recently awarded a $150,000 grant to Edible Schoolyards New Orleans to fund the expansion of First Line Schools’ Whole Child, Whole School, Whole Community initiative.
Chris Schueler, the Albuquerque-based filmmaker, has worked with the Cody Unser First Step Foundation in bringing awareness about living with paralysis.
How does Newman’s Own celebrate donating $350 million to charities around the world? Give more, of course.
'Michael Smerconish made a comment today about Newman's Own, saying... he is suspicious about how much money really goes to charity. We want to reassure Michael... that 100% of the profits and royalties from Newman's Own products go to charity.
Newman's Own Foundation awarded the Armed Services YMCA a $300,000 grant, facilitated by Fisher House, to serve military families.The grant provides family support for 12,772 military families nationwide during a two-year period.
WAMC Northeast Public Radio recently celebrated the second anniversary of The Academic Minute, the daily segment that brings the latest research from campuses around the world to listeners across the United States, Canada, and online.
Backed by a challenge grant from Newman's Own Foundation and donations from listeners, WSHU Public Radio on June 21 raised nearly $234,000 -- one of the station's largest single-day fundraisers.