LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Herbalife (NYSE: HLF), a global nutrition company, today is proud to be
hosting the City Year Los Angeles’ 10th Anniversary Opening
Day Ceremony Champions Breakfast.
City Year is an education-focused non-profit that unites young people
(ages 17-25) of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service in
underserved communities to help students succeed in school and stay
on-track to high school graduation. Founded nearly 30 years ago in
Boston, the organization has expanded operations to 28 cities across the
country as well as programs in foreign cities.
“Herbalife Nutrition is proud to once again partner with City Year and
support its proven and effective program of providing students with the
resources and tools they need for success,” said Alan Hoffman, executive
vice president, Global Corporate Affairs, Herbalife. “As a Company that
has built its business by providing communities throughout the country
and the world with health education and economic opportunity, we
understand the profound impact that personal interaction and a
community-focused approach to tackling problems can have.”
Each September, City Year swears in new AmeriCorps members who provide
academic support before, during and after school to at-risk L.A. youth.
Today’s Champions Breakfast will be hosted at Herbalife Nutrition
corporate offices, and follows the opening day ceremony during which 500
guests will hear from California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León
and other local leaders.
“We are grateful to Herbalife Nutrition for its continued support and
for hosting our Champions Breakfast this morning,” said Erin Ross,
managing director of development at City Year Los Angeles. “This is an
exciting day as we welcome our 10th corps of young idealists
committed to helping the students of Los Angeles reach their full
potential. City Year is a public-private partnership and it is because
of investments from companies like Herbalife Nutrition and others who
share our vision that we are able to impact so many students’ lives.”
To learn more about Herbalife Nutrition, visit herbalife.com.
Herbalife is a global nutrition company that has been changing people’s
lives with great products since 1980. Our nutrition, weight-management,
energy and fitness and personal care products are available exclusively
to and through dedicated Herbalife Independent Members in more than 90
countries. We are committed to fighting the worldwide problems of poor
nutrition and obesity by offering high-quality products, one-on-one
coaching with an Herbalife Member and a community that inspires
customers to live a healthy, active life.
We support the Herbalife Family Foundation (HFF) and its Casa
Herbalife programs to help bring good nutrition to children in need. We
also sponsor more than 190 world-class athletes, teams and events around
the globe, including Cristiano Ronaldo, the LA Galaxy and champions in
many other sports.
The company has over 8,000 employees worldwide, and its shares are
traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HLF) with net sales of $4.5
billion in 2015. The Herbalife website contains a significant amount of
financial and other information about the company at ir.Herbalife.com.
The company encourages investors to visit its website from time to time,
as information is updated and new information is posted. To learn more,
visit Herbalife.com or IAmHerbalife.com.
About City Year
City Year is dedicated to helping students and schools succeed. Diverse
teams of City Year AmeriCorps members provide high-impact student,
classroom and school-wide supports to help students stay in school and
on track to graduate from high school, ready for college and career
recent third party study showed that schools that partner with City
Year were up to two to three times more likely to improve on Math and
English assessments. A proud member of the AmeriCorps national service
network, City Year is funded by the Corporation for National and
Community Service, local school districts, and private philanthropy from
corporations, foundations and individuals. Learn more at www.cityyear.org, City
Year’s Facebook page, and on Twitter.