The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Nourish America™ improves the health status of children, families, and seniors at risk for malnutrition by providing vitamin supplements, nourishing foods (including organics and naturals) as well as nutrition education and research. Read more
Nourish America™ improves the health status of children, families, and seniors at risk for malnutrition by providing vitamin supplements, nourishing foods (including organics and naturals) as well as nutrition education and research.
Strengthening Our Next Generation is our first priority - a series of programs ensuring that America's future is strong, vital and positive. Programs include: Healthy Moms and Babies: Providing low income pregnant mothers-to-be the prenatal multi-vitamin support they need to assure a healthy pregnancy and healthy babies at birth. Children First : Providing nourishing foods and supplements to help low income children thrive both at school and in life. Teen Support : Supplying teens with nutrients to support healthy growth, emotional balance and success. Jump Start PE: Providing micro-grants to support quality, daily physical education programs in our nation's schools. Other Nourish America programs include: Senior Support : Assuring that our senior citizens have the basic nutrients they need to keep up their energy, their health and their independent living.Operation Vital Nutrients : Providing much needed multivitamins and other nutrients to our citizen soldiers- the National Guard. Disaster Response : Helping those in need in times of crisis with nourishment and support. Nourish America owes its success to an innovative model of collaboration driven by the belief that every American, regardless of socio-economic status, deserves to receive the basic nourishment that is essential for health and well-being In this way we significantly reduce the escalating cost to the American people to care for those in need while also improving the health and well-being of all our citizens.