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The Newman’s Own Foundation enlisted scholar Miriam Nelson as CEO and president, cementing the acting roles she has held for a year. …

Miriam Nelson named President and CEO of Newman’s Own Foundation

Media Contact: Brandon Rook, Public Relations Manager Read Dr. Nelson’s bio by clicking here. WESTPORT, Conn. – Miriam E. Nelson, PhD, prominent health and nutrition scholar, U.S. policy advisor, and bestselling author, has been named president and chief executive officer of Newman’s Own Foundation. She had served as acting president and CEO since January 2020, …

Bridgette Heller named to Newman’s Own Foundation Board of Directors

WESTPORT, Conn.—Newman’s Own Foundation has announced the appointment of Bridgette Heller to its board of directors. The Foundation continues the work of its founder, actor/philanthropist Paul Newman, by turning all net profits and royalties from the sale of Newman’s Own products into donations, totaling more than $560 million to date. Ms. Heller has been an …

Looking Back at the Life of Paul Newman

Some knew him for his radiant blue eyes and rugged good looks, others for his charity work and all-natural salad dressings. He was Paul Newman, a man whose career in show business spanned genres and generations. …

An Urban Farm Feeding the Poorest Part of Philly Fights to Stay Alive and Growing

The Life Do Grow Farm on North 11th and Dauphin Streets in North Philadelphia was carved out of the poorest part of the poorest big city in America. Run by a grassroots nonprofit called Urban Creators, it yields needed food in a supermarket desert where hunger proliferated long before the pandemic. …

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Brandon Rook Public Relations Manager media@NewmansOwnFoundation.org