Farming It Forward™ Sept 14 – Sponsors and Charities

CHARITIES:

American Soldier Network:

Angels Within, Inc, DBA American Soldier Network, a California 501c3, nonprofit organization   bridging the disconnect between America and our American Heroes. The all volunteer run organization is dedicated to advocating for and assisting veterans of all eras 24/7 as well as our active duty military. We Praise & Promote Patriotism, Educate  America  on the needs of our Veterans and assist our heroes.

              See our work at www.AmericanSoldierNetwork.org

  

Kitty Katchers:

A 501(c)3 not-for-profit animal rescue organization has been servicing the needs of animals since 2008. Founded in Long Beach and servicing the animal community needs of surrounding So Cal cities, Kitty Katchers has saved more than 10,000 animals from kill shelters, street abandonment and more.

              

SPONSORS:

The Original Manassero Farms:

The Original Manassero Farms, located in 5 areas of Southern California has been servicing the local communities of OC, LA since 1922, and distributing nationally and globally. Dan         Manassero, a third generational farmer, along with his wife, Anne, have been growing both certified organic and conventionally grown strawberries and fresh produce for over 37 years. The Original Manassero Farms produce is distributed to national grocery stores such as Albertson’s, Krogers, Ralph’s, Whole Foods and many others. Their strawberries are also imported as far away as Japan. Growing both certified and organic produce, The Original Manassero Farms has been awarded with California State Agricultural Awards for their annual 250,000 pounds of charitable donations. They have a huge fan base. Eighty acres of farm land in 5 locations make up The Original Manassero Farms – 2 in Irvine, Cerritos, Tustin, and Brea; servicing the community, country and globe  with healthy produce. 

              For more information visit: http://ManasseroFarms.com   

              VIDEO: http://stream.octv.com/oaoc_media/manassero/qt_640_manasseroseg3-032014lq.mov

 

Whole Foods:

Whole Foods Market, Inc., with stores in the USA, Canada, and the UK, is an American foods     supermarket chain specializing in natural and organic foods that first opened on September 20, 1980.  Whole Foods Market is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

              For more information visit: http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com  

Zevia:

Zevia is a Los Angeles-based company that produces zero-calorie soft drinks sweetened with stevia and erythritol. Zevia was launched in 2007 as an alternative soda for those who want to avoid both added sugars and artificial sweeteners. The soda comes in 15 flavors available and 12 ounce cans.

             For more information visit: http://www.zevia.com

WARO™: World Aid Relief Organization™:

A division of 1 World Media Network, Inc™. Assisting those grass-root charities that use 80% or more of each dollar to directly impact their mission. WARO™ produces and distributes          marketing, PR and media tools for these grass-root charities on a world-wide scale.