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Union Rescue Mission Recognizes Herbalife Executive as Humanitarian of the Year
Friday, June 07, 2013
Union Rescue Mission Recognizes Herbalife Executive as Humanitarian of the Year09:00 EDT Friday, June 07, 2013
LOS ANGELES (Business Wire) -- Global nutrition company, Herbalife (NYSE: HLF), announces that Diahanna Brown, vice president, worldwide events and promotions, was awarded the Humanitarian of the Year Award by Union Rescue Mission (URM) in Los Angeles, California.
The Paul Shoop Humanitarian Award was established in honor of one of URM's most dedicated board members, Paul Shoop. He and his family were very active in all aspects of the Mission until a few years ago, when Paul was diagnosed with a very rare type of cancer. Paul Shoop was, and continues to be, the epitome of what it means to serve selflessly with time, talent and treasure.
According to URM's leadership, Brown has been a tireless contributor to the organization's mission and has faithfully supported the philanthropic efforts of the Mission/Hope Gardens, by donating her time, amazing talent and treasure.
“There's no doubt in our mind that Diahanna Brown is an excellent example of a role model philanthropist. The award is a small token of our appreciation for her ongoing partnership and friendship,” stated Rev. Andy Bales, URM CEO.
About Herbalife Ltd.
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) is a global nutrition company that sells weight-management, nutrition and personal care products intended to support a healthy lifestyle. Herbalife products are sold in more than 80 countries to and through a network of independent distributors. The company supports the Herbalife Family Foundation and its Casa Herbalife program to help bring good nutrition to children. Herbalife's website contains information about Herbalife, including financial and other information at www.herbalife.com
About Union Rescue Mission
Union Rescue Mission is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving people experiencing homelessness. Established in 1891, URM is one of the largest rescue missions of its kind in the United States and is the oldest in Los Angeles. It provides a comprehensive array of emergency and long-term services, including food, shelter, clothing; medical and dental care; Christian recovery programs, transitional housing, legal assistance, education, counseling, and job training to men, women, children and families. For more information, please visit www.urm.org