Campbell expanded national “Make a Difference Day” to “Make a Difference Week” six years ago after a record number of employees expressed interest in volunteering. The following is a list of highlighted local activities for “Make a Difference Week.”
Tuesday, Oct. 16 Center for Family Services Head Start500 Pine StreetCamden, NJ2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Volunteers will provide nutrition education and cooking activities for students in the Head Start program; Campbell’s executive leadership team will be participating.
Wednesday, Oct. 17 Camden’s Promise Charter School1 Campbell PlaceCamden, NJ9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Volunteers will engage in nutrition education and cooking activities with first graders from Camden’s Promise Charter School.
Wednesday, Oct. 17 Habitat for Humanity556 Royden StreetCamden, NJ12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Volunteers will demolish old homes with Metro Camden Habitat for Humanity.Thursday, Oct. 18 Philabundance3616 S. Galloway StreetPhiladelphia, PA12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Volunteers will sort and pack food boxes with meat and produce. Friday, Oct. 19 NJ Tree Foundation1626 Copewood StreetCamden, N.J.9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Volunteers will be planting trees with the NJ Tree Foundation. Friday, Oct. 19 Food Bank of South Jersey1501 John Tipton Blvd.Pennsauken, NJ12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Volunteers will sort and box food. About Campbell Soup Company Campbell Soup Company is a manufacturer and marketer of high-quality foods and simple meals, including soup and sauces, baked snacks and healthy beverages. Founded in 1869, the company has a portfolio of market-leading brands, including “Campbell’s,” “Pepperidge Farm,” “Arnott’s,” “V8” and “Bolthouse Farms.” Through its corporate social responsibility program, the company strives to make a positive impact in the workplace, in the marketplace and in the communities in which it operates. Campbell is a member of the Standard & Poor's 500 and the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes. For more information, visit www.campbellsoup.com.