Monday, November 11, 2019

Nutrition for Zero Hunger initiative pledges $2M to help fight global hunger

The initiative, with the assistance   of nonprofit partners, will focus on providing access to healthy foods, improving nutrition education, identifying sustainable food resources and raising awareness of the global crisis. In conjunction with the launch of the initiative, the Company also announced its partnership withFeed the Children,  a nonprofit  organization  committed  to  defeating  childhood  hunger worldwide. 

Herbalife Nutrition (NYSE: HLF), a premier global nutrition company, recently announced the launchof the Nutrition for Zero Hunger global initiative, pledging $2 million to help end world hunger, ensurepeople have access to good nutrition and address rising obesity. 

Feed the Children has designated September as Defeat Hunger Month and as a lead partner ofNutrition for Zero Hunger, Herbalife Nutrition will support their programs to help end hunger aroundthe world.
“The  Nutrition for Zero Hunger  initiative addresses key pandemic problems and through our workwith our partners, like Feed the Children, we hope to build a world where everyone has access toquality food and nutrition.” ~Alan Hoffman, Executive Vice President, Global Corporate Affair
As a leader in the global nutrition, Herbalife Nutrition was founded, nearly 40 years ago, on theimportance  and   value of   good   nutrition,  providing  a  reliable  source   of nutritious  food  through anetwork of independent distributors to customers worldwide.
“Feed the Children is proud to partner with Herbalife Nutrition to address the important issue ofchildhood hunger. The problem cannot be tackled alone. We know that when we combine our efforts, we will have a greater impact on thelives of families who need us most around the world. We have seen how healthy nutrition impacts people’s lives, and we are committedto supporting this critical need to vulnerable populations all around the world.” ~Travis Arnold, Feed the Children president and CEO
Feed the Children is an organization that is dedicated to supporting families and communities by providing   food  assistance  and   resources   to   help   achieve   stable  lives   both   in   the   U.S.  and internationally in 10 countries. In 2018, Feed the Children distributed 88.6 million pounds of food andessentials, working with community partners to support 6.5 million people globally.

In addition  to  supporting  strategic partnerships,  Nutrition  for  Zero  Hunger  aligns  with the  UnitedNation’s Sustainable Development Goal #2, which calls for bold action to end hunger in all its formsby 2030, as well as solutions to achieve food security and improve nutrition worldwide. Through the$2 million pledge, the Company will:
  • Partner with organizations addressing hunger, food security and malnutrition.
  • Provide in-kind donations of nutritious food and nutrition products to vulnerable people.
  • Deliver resources to support nutrition education.
  • Engage and educate communities globally through integrated campaigns Hoffman added.

To   learn   more   about   Herbalife Nutrition,   visit  To   receive   the   latestcompany updates from Herbalife Nutrition, follow us on Twitter: @HerbalifeNews. 

About Herbalife NutritionHerbalife Nutrition is a global nutrition company whose purpose is to make the world healthier andhappier. The Company has been  on a mission  for nutrition - changing people's lives  with greatnutrition products and programs - since 1980. Herbalife Nutrition offers high-quality, science-backedproducts, one-on-one coaching with an Herbalife Nutrition independent member, and a supportivecommunity that inspires customers to embrace a healthier, more active lifestyle. Herbalife Nutrition’s targeted nutrition, weight-management, energy and fitness and personal careproducts are available through its independent distributors in more than 90 countries. Herbalife Nutrition supports the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation, a non-profit organization that assists community organizations focused on providing good nutrition. Herbalife Nutrition is also proud tosponsor more than 190 world-class athletes, teams and events around the globe. Herbalife   Nutrition   has   more   than   8,300   employees   worldwide.

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About Feed the ChildrenAt Feed the Children, we feed hungry kids. We envision a world where no child goes to bed hungry. In the U.S. and internationally, we are dedicated to helping families and communities achieve stable lives and to reducing the need for help tomorrow, while providing food and resources to help them today. We distribute product donations from corporate donors to local community partners, we provide support for teachers.

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