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Jeunesse Donates $500,000 USD to COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for WHO

A CHANGING WORLD NEEDS PEOPLE WHO WANT TO CHANGE THE WORLD

As the world faces the unprecedented health challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic, Jeunesse aims to make a positive impact, knowing that no one can fight the pandemic alone.

Through our nonprofit Jeunesse Kids™, Jeunesse has donated $500,000 USD to the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund, which benefits the World Health Organization (WHO) and is administered in partnership with the United Nations Foundation and Swiss Philanthropy Foundation.

Our contribution to the WHO COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund unites us with companies across all industries and sectors, as well as individuals, as we respond to this global outbreak. The World Health Organization (WHO) is using the funds to lead and coordinate the global effort to prevent, detect and respond to the pandemic.

“COVID-19 has jolted the world awake. As this pandemic evolves, we are so grateful for all individuals, organizations and businesses who pledge their support – including Jeunesse. Their contribution will make sure health workers on the front lines can help keep communities safe.”– Elizabeth Cousens, President & CEO of the UN Foundation

DONATIONS HELP WORLDWIDE COVID-19 REPSONSE

Donations enable WHO and its partners to help all countries respond to COVID-19, especially where the needs are greatest. The support includes:

  • Tracking and understanding the spread of the virus
  • Ensuring patients get the care they need, and frontline workers get essential supplies and information
  • Accelerating efforts to develop life-saving vaccines, tests and treatments
  • Communicating guidelines and information

As a global company, we couldn’t be prouder to offer this donation to WHO’s efforts to fight COVID-19. This contribution was only possible because of our generous Jeunesse Family who devotedly supports the mission of Jeunesse Kids to empower communities.

BECOME A SUPPORTER OF JEUNESSE KIDS

Jeunesse Kids is funded and supported by Jeunesse employees, Distributors and caring individuals whose mission is to build better tomorrows for children and underprivileged communities around the world. Learn how you can be a part of our mission at JeunesseKids.org.

A MESSAGE FROM CVO SCOTT LEWIS

“It has been amazing to see people rising to the occasion during this uncertain time as we face the biggest challenge most of us have seen in our lifetimes. We are so grateful for the medical professionals and all others who are fighting on the front lines to care for the sick and to keep our communities functioning. We are also incredibly grateful to our Jeunesse Family around the world whose support has made it possible for us to participate in this extraordinary effort. Our thoughts, hearts and prayers go out to everyone, especially those who are facing the most serious and grave consequences of this global pandemic.”– Chief Visionary Officer Scott Lewis

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