SPRINGVILLE, Utah, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Neways announced today that it will make an initial donation of over $100,000 in retail products to families and communities affected by Hurricane Sandy. The company will partner with Feed the Children (for more information visit - http://www.feedthechildren.org/site/PageServer?pagename=dotorg_homepage), its national disaster-relief organization of choice, to ship and distribute personal care items to families on the U.S East Coast.
"I want everyone who was affected by this terrible tragedy to know that our thoughts and prayers are with you," said Jennifer Wolbers, vice president of sales at Neways. "My daughter lives in Manhattan and the stories I have heard from her are heart wrenching. The storm has changed the lives of so many people and as we begin our journey on the road to recovery, we must come together and help those in need."
Earlier this year, Neways donated over $50,000 in retail products through its partnership with Feed the Children to individuals affected by tornadoes in the Midwest. Last year, Neways donated over $12,000 of retail products in response to the tornado in Joplin, Missouri.
"This storm has impacted many of us on a personal level and our thoughts go out to the families affected by it," said Robert Finigan, chief marketing officer at Neways. "Ours is a people driven business, and it's this philosophy that drives our employees, customers, and distributors to lend a helping hand. We are grateful to be in a position to help families and individuals in their time of need."
Founded in 1987, Neways is dedicated to helping families transform their homes into Healthy Homes. With dozens of safe, effective nutritional and personal care products that are free of controversial ingredients, the company strives to make the world a healthier place, one home at a time.
In addition to providing exclusive products, Neways enhances people's lives with a home-based business opportunity. Several hundred thousand active Neways distributors share the products in 30 countries, with nearly half of the company's annual revenues paid back to distributors as commissions. For more information visit - http://neways.com/en/home.aspx