General Mills' 2019 Global Volunteer Week Sees Record Engagement Worldwide

General Mills' 2019 Global Volunteer Week Sees Record Engagement Worldwide

Nearly 4,000 General Mills employees dedicated more than 6,637 volunteer hours
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A record 3,937 @GeneralMills employees took part in their 10th annual Global Volunteer Week, dedicating more than 6,637 hours towards positively impacting the environment, supporting hunger relief efforts, and helping animal rescue organizations http://bit.ly/2XS14Jd
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 10:00am

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A record 3,937 General Mills employees participated in our 10th annual Global Volunteer Week, including employees from 46 locations (including 17 countries). In total, our employees dedicated more than 6,637 volunteer hours, which included positively impacting the environment, supporting hunger relief efforts, and helping our furry friends at animal rescue organizations.

Just as we care about the communities where our ingredients are grown, we care about the communities our employees call home. Around the world, we make a meaningful impact in our hometown communities through employee volunteerism and community giving. Our employees are General Mills’ greatest asset, and they are often leaders in their communities. Supporting local causes they are passionate about invigorates our employees and communities.

Learn more about our commitment to strengthening our hometown communities

About General Mills

General Mills is a leading global food company that serves the world by making food people love. Its brands include Cheerios, Annie's, Yoplait, Nature Valley, Häagen-Dazs, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Old El Paso, Wanchai Ferry, Yoki, Blue and more. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, General Mills generated fiscal 2018 proforma net sales of U.S. $17.0 billion, including $1.3 billion from Blue Buffalo. In addition, General Mills' share of non-consolidated joint venture net sales totaled U.S. $1.1 billion.