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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 …

Newman’s Own Foundation Awards $2.5 Million in Grants to Independent Media

Helping stations to sustain valuable news and informational programming Westport, CT – 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. The grants affirm the value of …

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