CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, January 5, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Dole Food Company is Helping Americans Start 2022 in a Healthier, More Active Way by Becoming the Principal Sponsor of Get fit for no hungry kid, an influencer-based health and wellness fundraising initiative designed to rally top national experts in fitness, wellness and nutrition to run live fitness “classes” all over the world. throughout the month of January. In doing so, the national product provider will inspire children and families to get fit and give back by donating to No Kid Hungry, a national campaign to end child hunger in America.
As the main sponsor of Get Fit for No Kid Hungry, Dole will advocate for influencers running live workouts, nutrition and mindfulness throughout January to raise awareness of rising hunger among children. children since COVID-19, with the ultimate goal of raising funds to support No Kid Hungry’s work to ensure every child in America has access to the healthy food they need to thrive. Dole announced last month that it is renewing its national alliance with No Kid Hungry, a campaign to end child hunger in America, as a 2022 business partner.
“Dole thinks everyone should eat fresh produce for prolonged health. Knowing that one in six children in the United States could go hungry this year due to the prolonged effects of the pandemic, Dole is led to use his platform in partnership with No Kid Hungry to face the crisis ”, declared William Goldfield, director of corporate communications at Dole. “We know the role of fitness in a healthy lifestyle and the importance of establishing healthier habits in 2022 after several difficult years from a mental health, nutrition and exercise standpoint. . Get Fit for No Kid Hungry addresses all of this and makes it easy for the audience to participate. We’re excited to help spread the word. “
Dole’s sponsorship of Get Fit for No Kid Hungry is part of a larger month of activities that are encouraging its followers and the public to start 2022 on the right foot. Items include nutrition and fitness related advice from Melanie Marcus, MA, RD, Dole’s Nutrition and Health Communications Manager, and dual-branded social, web, email and PR. throughout the month of January.
Active in the health and wellness blogging and influencer space since 2009, Dole has recruited some of the top Get Fit for No Kid Hungry influencers to participate in the program, including Dr. Kim of The Parentologist and the coach and author of well-being. Jason williams.
Dole has also created his own fundraising page Get Fit for No Kid Hungry and encourages his millions of followers on social media, employees, customers, Dole Nutrition News e-newsletter subscribers, producers, retailers and other industry partners to contribute to the effort.
For more information on Dole’s partnership with No Kid Hungry, visit the nonprofit’s partner Dole and the Get Fit for No Kid Healthy pages www.NoKidHungry.org/GetFit.
About Dole Food Company, Inc.
Dole Food Company, Inc., is one of the world’s largest producers and distributors of high quality fresh fruits and vegetables. Dole is an industry leader in many of the products it sells, as well as in nutrition education. For more information, please visit www.dole.com.
About No Kid Hungry
No child should go hungry in America. But as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, 1 in 6 children could face hunger this year. No Kid Hungry works to end childhood hunger by helping to launch and improve programs that give all children the healthy food they need to thrive. It is a problem that we know how to solve. No Kid Hungry is a campaign by Share Our Strength, an organization committed to ending hunger and poverty. Learn more at https://www.nokidhungry.org/.
William Goldfield, Dole Food Company
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