The Civic 50 at Points of Light is searching for corporate trailblazers that are improving communities and driving social impact. Is your company engaged in the communities where you do business? Are your purpose-driven employees volunteering? Are your brand values reflecting social commitment? Is your philanthropy aligned with your corporate culture?
ConAgra Foods Foundation convenes experts to launch first-of-its kind tool with goal of 500,000 service hours, promoting strategic volunteerism as a way to impact U.S. hunger
OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Just in time for #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to giving back, the ConAgra Foods Foundation today unveiled Hunger Volunteer Connection. This initiative seeks to arm volunteers and organizations with tools to take action to end hunger in the U.S., an issue that impacts 48 million people across the country.1
EAGLE, Idaho, October 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – In demonstration of its ongoing commitment to sustainable operations, eight Lamb Weston facilities achieved ENERGY STAR ® certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Lamb Weston, a ConAgra Foods (NYSE: CAG) brand, operates 13 facilities in the U.S. that make frozen potato products. Three facilities from ConAgra Foods’ private brands business were also certified, giving the company a total of 11 certified facilities – the most in the food processing sector.
Research Reveals Satiety and Dietary Intake Benefits of Protein-Rich Egg White Breakfast Compared to Isocaloric Toaster Pastry Breakfast
OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ – A new study conducted by Creighton University and presented at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ 2015 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo™ (FNCE®) shows that selecting a high protein breakfast, like egg whites, may not only affect how full and satisfied young women feel during the morning, but may help them eat less throughout the entire day.
ConAgra Foods Continues to Make Progress in Key Areas of Good Food, Stronger Communities, Better Planet Citizenship Platform
OMAHA, Neb., September 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ - ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG), one of North America's leading food companies, today announced it has issued its 2015 Citizenship Report, providing a deeper look into how the company is doing good through food while driving economic gains for its stakeholders.
Company continues to demonstrates progress in its citizenship initiatives
OMAHA, Neb., September 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ – ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG) announced today that it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the fifth consecutive year.
OMAHA, Neb., July 30, 2015 /3BL Media/ – ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) announced today that all of the company’s facilities in the U.S. and Canada have completed the transition to cans without Bisphenol A (BPA) liners.
Summer-long “tell”-a-thon launches June 10 with goal of educating 22 million people about the increased risk of child hunger in summer
OMAHA, Neb., June 8, 2015 /3BL Media/ - As the final bell of the school year rings, kids around the United States share their excitement for summer vacation. Unfortunately, summer isn’t carefree for all kids. When school is out, more than 80 percent of the 22 million children who rely on free or reduced-price school meals are left wondering about their next meal.
ConAgra Foods and the ConAgra Foods Foundation prove that you can make a difference in the fight against child hunger at any age
OMAHA, Neb., April 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ — When faced with a challenging reality, like the staggering facts of child hunger in America, it’s inspiring to see how kids jump into action to help their friends, neighbors and peers. The pure simplicity of kids helping kids in need is what moved ConAgra Foods (NYSE: CAG) and the ConAgra Foods Foundation to enlist youth volunteers to fight child hunger in their own communities by funding 100 youth service grants through a partnership with generationOn, the youth service division of Points of Light.