Navigation Links
Reliv Foundation Donates $450,000 In Nutritional Supplements to Haitian Relief Efforts
Date:2/12/2010

CHESTERFIELD, Mo., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Reliv Kalogris Foundation, the charitable arm of Reliv International, Inc., is donating $450,000 worth of children's nutritional supplements to Haitian earthquake relief efforts.  

The donation includes more than 3,000 cases of Reliv Now for Kids, a supplement containing a broad base of essential vitamins, minerals and micronutrients designed to strengthen children's health. Reliv produces nutritional supplements that are marketed through a network of 67,000 independent distributors in 15 countries.  

The Reliv Foundation already provides free nutritional supplements daily to nearly 8,000 malnourished children through 24 feeding programs in Haiti.  Today's shipment will be used for any earthquake victims. The company foundation will continue to supply its feeding programs separately.    

"Reliv and our foundation have been shipping children's nutritional products to Haiti for more than 15 years," said R. Scott Montgomery, chairman of the Reliv Kalogris Foundation.  "In addition to the new shipment of nutritional supplements we are announcing today, we have raised $45,000 in cash donations for Haiti relief."  

Montgomery added, "The $45,000 was raised in January through online cash donations to the foundation.  We are extending that program through February and we look forward to sending additional funds to Haitian relief efforts in several weeks," he added.

In addition to nutritional supplements, the foundation has donated bio-sand water filtration units to the Haitian feeding programs so that the children can use safe drinking water for their daily nutritional shakes.  Reliv supplements are powders that are mixed with water or other liquids and then consumed.

Since 2007, the Reliv Foundation has donated the funds to build two new buildings that serve as nutrition centers and classrooms in Haiti; one is in Liberale and the other is in Bois Lance.  Both are in the northern part of Haiti and did not suffer damages from the earthquake.

About Reliv Kalogris Foundation

The Reliv Kalogris Foundation is the charitable arm of Reliv International, Inc., and it plays a key role in achieving Reliv's mission to "Nourish Our World."  Since 1995, the Kalogris Foundation has distributed more than $23 million in nutritional support, in more than 270 feeding programs and feeding more than 42,000 daily.  Additional information about Reliv International, a nutritional supplement and direct selling company, can be obtained on the Web at www.reliv.com.  For more information about the Reliv Kalogris Foundation, please visit http://www.relivkalogrisfoundation.org/US/EN/home.html.

SOURCE Reliv Kalogris Foundation

RELATED LINKS
http://www.reliv.com
http://www.relivkalogrisfoundation.org

'/>"/>

SOURCE Reliv Kalogris Foundation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Reliv International Expands Its Relivables Line
2. Reliv Internationals Carl W. Hastings Elected to Board of the Council for Responsible Nutrition
3. Reliv International Hires Director of Strategic Development
4. Reliv Walk for the Mission Raises Approximately $47,000 for Malnourished People
5. Reliv International Launches New Products and Business Tools at 21st International Conference
6. Reliv International Launches Relivables(TM) Product Family With New Skincare Products and Other Items
7. Reliv Foundation Builds Feeding Center and School for Impoverished People in Haiti
8. Reliv International Named As Finalist In the American Business Awards
9. CardioCareLive.com, First Ever Online Cardiometabolic Conference, Revolutionizes Continuing Medical Education for Cardiovascular Healthcare Professionals
10. CardioCareLive, First-Ever Online Cardiometabolic Conference, Debuts Today
11. Noninvasive Medical Technologies to Exhibit at CardioCareLive - A Premier Cardiometabolic Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple ... care services, staged a mock evacuation of the facility as part of a disaster ... Fire Department, Echo Hose EMS and Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global Healthcare Management’s ... Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global Healthcare Management’s ... The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it is a ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the ... danger possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains ... a dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and ... plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway ... store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally recognized health system in ... existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, 2017, to ... home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the past eight ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/10/2017)... -- NDS received FDA 510(k) clearance in May 2017 for its highly ... designed for endoscopy environments. An innovative secondary monitor solution, ZeroWire ... support the improvement of patient outcomes, procedural efficiency, and the lowering ... ... ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... 4, 2017  South Korean-based healthcare product Development Company ... "cprCUBE" on Kickstarter. The device will educate the user ... with better efficiency compared to the dated and pricey ... on efficacy of the compression for a more informed ... goal to raise $5,000. ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. ... day with the investment community and media to further ... call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. Investors, ... webcast of the conference call through a link that ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: