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Newman’s Own Foundation teams up with CrowdRise for Holiday Challenge announcing Half a Million in Grant Giveaways to Charities

CrowdRise’s 6th Annual Holiday Challenge will offer new platform upgrades and $500,000 in prizes and matching funds DETROIT, MI – Today, CrowdRise announced that its annual holiday giving campaign will be sponsored by Newman’s Own Foundation, with $500,000 in funding and matching donations for participating charities. The Challenge, which launches November 21, is now accepting charity …

Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee Announces Super Snack Challenge

MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee (MNSBHC) Legacy Fund, in partnership with Newman’s Own Foundation, unveiled the Super Snack Challenge today at the Minnesota State Fair. Super Snack Challenge is a fun, lighthearted competition that invites Minnesota children ages 8-14 to share their favorite healthy game day recipe. 52 challenge semi-finalists will be …

Newman’s Own Celebrates 35 Years of Giving

August 25 Marks the Anniversary of the First Salad Dressing Shipment Continuing Paul Newman’s Philanthropic Legacy Westport, CT – It was on August 25, 1982, that Newman’s Own shipped its first bottles of salad dressing. The late actor and philanthropist, Paul Newman, launched the company with his homemade recipe salad dressing, declaring that all profits …

Newman’s Own Foundation Welcomes Incoming Class of Fellows

Westport, CT – Newman’s Own Foundation announced the third year of its Fellowship Program, as a new class of 17 Fellows is welcomed into the program. The new Fellows come from a wide swath of geography, from Alaska to New Zealand, and they will work at organizations covering six states and Washington, DC. As the …

Newman’s Own Foundation Names Dr. Lynn Pasquerella to Advisory Board

Westport, CT – Newman’s Own today announced that Dr. Lynn Pasquerella has been appointed to the Newman’s Own Advisory Board. Pasquerella is currently President of the Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U), where she has served since July 2016. The Newman’s Own Advisory Board provides high level advice and assistance on strategic matters to …

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