LAKE MARY, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#jeunesse–Today global youth enhancement company Jeunesse announced $1.4 million
was raised in 2016 for its nonprofit foundation, Jeunesse Kids™.
Jeunesse Distributors from around the globe generously contributed to
support the nonprofit’s mission to empower communities to give children
a brighter future. Contributions were made at company events and
throughout the year at JeunesseKids.org.
Jeunesse Chief Visionary Officer, Scott Lewis commented, “The mission of
Jeunesse Kids is the heart and soul of this company and the cause-driven
focus for which we stand. We are deeply grateful for and humbled by the
generosity of our family of Jeunesse Distributors and their commitment
to lift up and support children around the world.”
The scope of the nonprofit’s mission is worldwide, with an emphasis on
acting at the local level with community-based
support for after school programs, children’s hospitals, and other
projects serving children in Jeunesse markets around the world. New
initiatives are planned for 2017 supporting basic human needs, education
and protection of abused, neglected and maltreated children.
In addition, Jeunesse Kids has partnered with WE Charity to adopt
villages in developing countries, providing new school buildings, clean
water and sanitation systems, mobile health clinics, agricultural
training and development, as well as alternative income and livelihood
training, offering a sustainable model to lift children and families out
of poverty. To date, Jeunesse has adopted villages in Dao Lazui, China;
Irkaat, Kenya and Los Rios, Ecuador.
The company has led annual Bringing Hope service and cultural immersion
trips to the villages in China and Kenya where company officials and
Distributors were able to see the difference these projects are making
first-hand and experience what it’s like to live a day in the life of
the villagers. Additional Bringing Hope trips to the villages in Kenya
and Ecuador are planned for 2017.
Jeunesse is a global direct selling company with a mission to positively
impact the world by helping people look and feel young, while empowering
them to unleash their potential. The company’s exclusive skin care and
nutritional products form a comprehensive Youth Enhancement System.
Jeunesse Kids is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) foundation with the threefold
goals of releasing children on every continent from poverty, bringing
education and healthcare to children, and ending childhood exploitation.
Lynn McGovern, 623-363-6925