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Fazoli’s Donates Food for Relief to Philippines

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Fazoli’s Donates Food for Relief to Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan caused massive devastation to the Philippines, with 9.6 million people affected across 41 provinces and more than 615,000 people displaced, making hunger relief critical. Feed The Children, one of the largest global disaster and hunger relief organizations, is responding by sending massive amounts of food and supplies to the country. But this has [...]

Ads Encourage Support for Tornado Relief Efforts

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Ads Encourage Support for Tornado Relief Efforts

In response to the devastation wrought by the tornadoes on Monday, the Ad Council and the United Way of Central Oklahoma launched a series of television and Web public service advertisements (PSAs) encouraging Americans to make financial contributions to disaster relief efforts. The PSAs direct audiences to visit unitedwayokc.org, where they can contribute to support [...]

How Food Companies Support Hunger Relief

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How Food Companies Support Hunger Relief

One in six Americans are at risk of hunger, according to USDA’s Economic Research Service. In response, Mimi’s Cafe is taking its mission to help fight hunger a step further. It is launching an ongoing hunger relief initiative in association with Food Donation Connection (FDC) – a national network that connects restaurants and food service [...]

Red Cross Launches Tornado Relief Response

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Red Cross Launches Tornado Relief Response

The American Red Cross has launched a large relief operation across 11 states to help people affected by Friday’s devastating tornado outbreak in the South and Midwest. Weather experts reported as many as 95 confirmed tornadoes touched down, destroying communities from the Great Lakes to the Southeast. “Our hearts go out to everyone who has [...]

Billy Packer Joins KFC Hunger Relief Effort

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Billy Packer Joins KFC Hunger Relief Effort

It’s stated to be a slam dunk for the fight against world hunger. Former sportscaster and broadcasting legend Billy Packer helped “tip off” KFC’s World Hunger Relief Campaign at a fundraiser in Charlotte, N.C. last week. The event, which featured an autograph and photo session with Packer and other celebrities, is one of many planned [...]

PepsiCo’s $500,000 for Tornado Relief Efforts

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PepsiCo’s $500,000 for Tornado Relief Efforts

The PepsiCo Foundation has announced its commitment of $500,000 to non-profit partners leading relief and recovery efforts in Missouri as a result of tornados and severe weather. This contribution is in addition to a $125,000 commitment the Foundation has made to areas of the southern United States affected by recent storms. It was announced today, [...]

Tennis Stars Raise Funds for Japan Disaster Relief

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Tennis Stars Raise Funds for Japan Disaster Relief

Friday evening at the Sony Ericsson Open, the tennis family came together for a special fundraising event for the victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami disaster, dubbed “Tennis for Japan”, featuring the stars of the WTA and the ATP World Tour.  Kim Clijsters, Robin Soderling, Vera Zvonareva, and many others, including Japan’s Kei Nishikori, [...]

Wanted: Facebook Gamers for Japan Disaster Relief

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Wanted: Facebook Gamers for Japan Disaster Relief

While Facebook games are considered to be the worst time-wasters for millions of gamers across the world, here comes an opportunity for such gamers to turn their wasteful passion to some meaningful pursuit. More than 7.5 million players of the Facebook game “Car Town” can simultaneously expand their virtual vehicle collections and make a donation [...]

Kira Herbal Remedy for Menopause Relief

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Kira Herbal Remedy for Menopause Relief

Natural women’s health brand, Kira For Women, is launching two new products – Kira PMS Relief and Kira Menopause Relief. It says many women suffer the effects of hormone changes through PMS (Pre Menstrual Syndrome) or menopausal symptoms. It is often difficult to find effective relief for PMS, as other solutions can have unwanted side [...]

UNICEF Appeals for Disaster Relief in Pakistan

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UNICEF Appeals for Disaster Relief in Pakistan

UNICEF has appealed for $47.3 million to fund its relief operation for the millions hit by flooding in Pakistan, including an estimated 1.4 million children. Pakistan is facing the worst flooding in more than 80 years. Heavy monsoon rains have affected close to 4 million people across the country. “UNICEF is ramping up its relief [...]