Nu Skin Reaches 750 Million Meals Purchased and Donated in Fight Against Childhood Malnutrition
PROVO, Utah, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: NUS) today announced that it has reached the milestone of 750 million children’s meals since 2002 as part of its Nourish the Children initiative. Malnourished children in more than 50 countries around the world have received VitaMeal *, a nutrient-dense food, from one of NTC’s third-party charitable partners after sales managers, customers or employees of Nu Skin bought and donated bags of food.
“It’s amazing to think of the impact of providing 750 million meals to malnourished children over the past two decades,” said Steven J. Lund, Executive Chairman of the Nu Skin Board of Directors and Executive Director of Nourish the Children. “Reaching such an important milestone is a testament to the compassion and generosity of Nu Skin’s business leaders, customers and employees, and the collective good we can do. We realize that there is still a long way to go to tackle child malnutrition, and it is our desire to help even more children as we aim to provide a billion meals. “
Unlike plain grains with a primarily caloric benefit, VitaMeal is a nutrient-dense food scientifically formulated to meet the nutritional needs of malnourished children. As part of the overall development of VitaMeal, nutritionists at Nu Skin determined the ingredients and proportions that were well suited for a malnourished child. The result is a product that provides essential vitamins and minerals, with a balance of carbohydrates, proteins, fats and fibers.
About Feeding the Children
In 2002, Nu Skin took action to address the tragedy of hunger and malnutrition in children with the development of the Nourish the Children initiative with a highly nutritious food known as VitaMeal, developed by nutritionists. by Nu Skin. Sales managers, customers, and company employees can purchase VitaMeal and then choose to store it or donate the food to a third-party nonprofit that specializes in distributing relief to malnourished people. and famine.
About Nu Skin Enterprises
Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: NUS) is a leading beauty and wellness company powered by a dynamic platform of affiliate opportunities. The company helps people live, look and feel their best with products that combine the best of science, technology and nature. Drawing on more than 35 years of scientific research, Nu Skin develops innovative products including Nu Skin® personal care, Pharmanex® nutrition and the ageLOC® anti-aging brand which includes an award-winning line of device systems. beauty. Nu Skin is present in approximately 50 markets around the world in America, Asia, Europe, Africa and the Pacific. Rhyz Inc. is the strategic investment arm of the company which includes a collection of technology and manufacturing companies to support the growth of Nu Skin’s core business. Nu Skin is committed to sustainability, including global initiatives such as the transition to reduced and sustainable packaging for all products by 2030. The Nu Skin Force for Good Foundation also works to improve the health, education and the economic situation of children around the world. For more information, visit nuskin.com.
* Nu Skin is a for-profit distributor of nutritional and skin care products. The initiative enables Nu Skin’s sales force and customers to purchase VitaMeal from Nu Skin and donate it to charitable organizations. As with other Nu Skin products, our sales force is paid and Nu Skin earns a profit from the sale of VitaMeal. For more information, visit NourishtheChildren.com.
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