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Herbalife Family Foundation Launches New Casa Herbalife Program in Mexico
Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Herbalife Family Foundation Launches New Casa Herbalife Program in Mexico11:30 EST Tuesday, November 05, 2013
LOS ANGELES (Business Wire) -- The Herbalife Family Foundation (HFF), a non-profit organization committed to helping vulnerable children, announced today the opening of a new Casa Herbalife program in Mexico. This is the 21st Casa Herbalife program in Mexico and has been established with Casa Amiga de la Obrera in Tampico, extending nutrition support to 2,000 children in the region on a daily basis.
The launch of this Casa Herbalife program in Mexico reflects Herbalife's ongoing commitment to improving the nutrition and lives of vulnerable children in Mexico.
Casa Amiga de la Obrera is a community organization that provides pre-school education and day-care services to children aged two to five years old in the regions of Tampico, Tampico Alto, Ciudad Madero, El Moralillo, Tantoyuca and Paso de Humo.
There are currently more than 95 Casa Herbalife programs worldwide that provide financial resources and volunteer support to non-profit organizations in support of healthy nutrition for vulnerable children.
The Casa Herbalife program was established in 2005 to help bring good nutrition to children living in orphanages, after school centers, and other non-profit facilities. After the initial financial grants made by HFF, the organizations receive local financial and volunteer support from Herbalife independent distributors, as well as corporate employees.
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 85 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 financial and other information about Herbalife at www.herbalife.com.
About Herbalife Family Foundation
Herbalife Family Foundation (HFF) is a 501C(3), non-profit corporation dedicated to improving children's lives by helping organizations provide healthy nutrition to vulnerable children. HFF supports more than 90 Casa Herbalife programs globally and serves the nutritional needs of thousands of children around the world through annual grants to NGOs and charities that cater to vulnerable children. Additionally, HFF often supports relief efforts in response to natural disasters. For more information, visit www.herbalifefamilyfoundation.org.
The Herbalife Family Foundation
Michael Gutierrez (US), 213-745-0401
Elizabeth Solis (Mexico), +52 (33) 37705400, Ext. 5776