In honor of Veteran’s Day, Procter & Gamble (P&G) and Walmart partnered with Jared Allen, defensive end for the Chicago Bears, and his foundation, Jared Allen’s Homes for Wounded Warriors, to help better the lives of Chicago veterans through the support of the Eddie Beard Homeless Veterans’ Housing Program (Vet House).
Lunchables Lunch Combinations announced today a “renovation program” aimed at upgrading and refurbishing Clubs for Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) as part of its partnership with the organization. To kick off the program, professional skateboarder and MTV Star Rob Dyrdek's SLS Foundation and the Lunchables brand unveiled a newly upgraded skate park at the Boys & Girls Club in Chula Vista, Calif.
More than 500 boys and girls from across the country and as far away as New Zealand participated in the competition held at the world-famous Derby Downs track. Racers between the ages of seven and 18 spent months building their gravity-powered racecars and competing in local Soap Box Derby competitions to earn their trip to the World Championships.
More than four million dogs enter shelters each year. Because of that, PEDIGREE® Brand has worked tirelessly to help transform shelter dogs into pets with loving forever homes. PEDIGREE® Brand's mission is to power transformations and give shelter dogs a new leash on life.
The FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby has been called the greatest amateur-racing event in the world. On Saturday, July 27 in Akron, Ohio more than 400 racers from around the world will experience the thrill of the hill. Racers will reach speeds of up to 35 miles per hour while soaring down 989-feet of track, at the world-famous Derby Downs.