Initiative Renews $2.3 Million Commitment, Underscoring Growing Need for Critical Resources and Nutrition Expertise
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In recognition of World Food Day, Herbalife Nutrition, a premier world vitamin firm, is celebrating three years of its Nutrition for Zero Hunger (NFZH) initiative, which goals to assist finish world starvation. Together with the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation (HNF), the corporate will renew the joint pledge of $2.3 million, over the following three years, to organizations engaged within the battle to finish starvation worldwide. In addition to the grants funded by HNF, Herbalife Nutrition will proceed donating vitamin merchandise and promotional assist to companion organizations.
This 12 months 828 million persons are projected to face starvation, in keeping with the United Nations World Food Programme. The lasting results of the pandemic, present inflation charges, and ongoing environmental challenges have exacerbated the scenario, with many organizations persevering with to depend on public/non-public partnerships to assist them with technical and monetary contributions.
Herbalife Nutrition and the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation’s Nutrition for Zero Hunger initiative is working to eradicate starvation across the globe. Together they’ve offered $7.9 million over the previous three years, together with $1.7 million granted by HNF, and $6.2 million value of money and in-kind items contributed by Herbalife Nutrition.
“Our new pledge of $2.3 million is an extra testomony to our dedication to eradicating starvation. Working with companions similar to World Food Program USA, The Hunger Project, and now The Global FoodBanking Network, has enabled us to make an actual distinction in offering a lot wanted vitamin to these in want,” stated Alan Hoffman, government vp, Global Corporate Affairs, Herbalife Nutrition.
In 2022, Herbalife Nutrition and HNF expanded the footprint of Nutrition for Zero Hunger, together with new partnerships with The Global FoodBanking Network and The Power of Nutrition, specializing in assist for establishing meals banks and vitamin schooling respectively.
The new partnerships and applications be part of Nutrition for Zero Hunger’s ongoing work with world, regional companions together with World Food Program USA, The Hunger Project, The Mexican Foodbanking Network (BAMX), U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF), Sambhav Foundation, United Way of Bengaluru, Chinese Red Cross Foundation and China Foundation for Rural Development (previously named as China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation), amongst others.
The initiative now helps 21 companions and devoted applications that are all dedicated to ending starvation in a number of areas all over the world via elevated entry to meals and vitamin, vitamin schooling, group growth and meals system innovation.
Since the beginning of the initiative in September 2019 via mid-year 2022, Nutrition for Zero Hunger program and partnership impacts embrace the next:
- Donated roughly 2 million meals
- Donated roughly 360,000 kilos of meals and 5.3 million servings of Herbalife Nutrition product
- Supported roughly 520,000 individuals in 2021
- Provided almost 600,000 vitamin schooling supplies to communities
- Granted roughly $1.7 million in money by the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation
- Donated roughly $6.2M in money and in-kind items from Herbalife Nutrition
Nutrition for Zero Hunger aligns with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal 2 – Zero Hunger, which requires daring motion to finish starvation in all its types by 2030. Zero Hunger objectives embrace ending starvation, reaching meals safety and improved vitamin, and selling sustainable agriculture.
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About Herbalife Nutrition
Herbalife Nutrition (NYSE: HLF) is a worldwide firm that has been altering individuals’s lives with nice vitamin merchandise and a enterprise alternative for its unbiased distributors since 1980. The Company affords science-backed merchandise to shoppers in 95 markets via entrepreneurial distributors who present one-on-one teaching and a supportive group that conjures up their prospects to embrace a more healthy, extra energetic life-style. Through the Company’s dedication to nourish individuals, communities and planet, Herbalife Nutrition pledges to attain 50 million constructive impacts – tangible acts of fine – by 2030, its fiftieth anniversary.
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About Nutrition for Zero Hunger
Through Nutrition for Zero Hunger, Herbalife Nutrition helps sort out rising world starvation, meals insecurity and malnutrition. As a pacesetter within the vitamin trade, we’re dedicated to addressing this want via mixed efforts for entry to wholesome vitamin and vitamin schooling. Nutrition for Zero Hunger aligns with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal 2, which requires daring motion to finish malnutrition in all its types by 2030, in addition to options to finish world starvation and enhance vitamin worldwide. The initiative addresses world starvation, meals safety and malnutrition via key commitments to make sure better entry, schooling, and empowerment of wholesome vitamin worldwide.
About the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation
Herbalife Nutrition Foundation (“HNF”) is dedicated to enhancing lives and communities all over the world. With a give attention to making vitamin extra accessible, eradicating starvation, and selling financial alternatives, HNF works with main native and world organizations, guaranteeing that we’re nourishing individuals and the planet, as a result of each collectively, result in a more healthy world. For extra details about HNF and how one can assist the Foundation’s necessary work, go to www.herbalifenutritionfoundation.org.
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