In February 2011, Campbell Soup Company announced the launch of a 10-year, $10 million initiative to reduce childhood obesity and hunger by 50% in our hometown of Camden, New Jersey, which has been Campbell world headquarters since 1869.
Health and Wellness
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation hosted the third annual Health Care Summit, focused on advancing delivery system reform.
Pfizer is challenging Americans to tackle fears of getting old (or #FOGO) through GetOld.com, a social and digital initiative developed in 2012 to foster candid conversation around aging and encourage people to take healthy actions to age the way they want.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation co-sponsored a series of roundtables on innovation with startup incubator 1776. One panel focused on the challenge of connecting startups with healthcare providers.
Aramark and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have teamed up to fight childhood obesity through Home Plate, a new program aimed at teaching low-income parents to cook healthier meals for their families.
The Foundation's Corporate Citizenship Center and its Data-Driven Innovation project are exploring responses to the outbreak of the deadly virus.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center (CCC) is convening an interactive webinar as part of our launch of the 2014 case study report, Building a Healthier World: Private Sector Solutions that Save Lives. We welcome Hugh Welsh, President of DSM of North America; Leah Birk, Chief Communications Officer of the WellPoint Foundation; and Nicole Robinson, Senior Director of Corporate Community Involvement at Mondelēz International.
Corporations that steward health and wellness in their communities can save lives and change the world.