- Raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for cancer research, environmental education, food pantries and tornado victims;
- Sending 8,600+ shoes to disadvantaged communities, 75,000+ care packages to deployed U.S. troops, and countless uniforms and educational supplies to school children in Kenya;
- Teaching computer, math and science skills to senior citizens and low-income students in the U.S. and Africa.
This summer, 22 outstanding Americans selected by Coca-Cola will light up the streets of Oxford, England as they carry the Olympic Flame in the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay. Among them will be 10 teenagers from across the United States, Olympic figure skater Michelle Kwan, Olympic swimmer Summer Sanders and renowned fitness icon Jake Steinfeld of Body by Jake ®. Each of the 22 torchbearers has shown limitless creativity in helping make a difference around the world. Some of their accomplishments include: