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Nov 30, 2015, 17:18 ET
Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need-specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five-gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. Vitamin Angels works to reach underserved communities in partnership with over 700 NGOs in almost every U.S. state and more than 50 countries around the world.

Vitamin Angels' Holiday Fundraising Kicks Off on Giving Tuesday

 Vitamin Angels announced today that Giving Tuesday, taking place on December 1, will mark the beginning of their 2015 holiday fundraising...

Nov 23, 2015, 18:00 ET
Sue Gove, president of Vitamin World, and Vicki McGuire, senior vice president of Vitamin World present Howard Schiffer, president and founder of Vitamin Angels, with a $230, 000 check. The funds were recently raised through Vitamin World's "Share the Power of Vitamins Campaign." The campaign, which took place during the months of August and September, raised funds for Vitamin Angels' work providing vitamins and minerals to mothers and children in need around the world.

Vitamin World's "Share the Power of Vitamins" Campaign Raises Over $230,000 for Vitamin Angels

 Vitamin World announced today that they raised over $230,000 for Vitamin Angels through their "Share the Power of Vitamins" campaign. The...

Nov 19, 2015, 18:30 ET
Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need-specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five-gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. Vitamin Angels works to reach underserved communities in partnership with over 700 NGOs in almost every U.S. state and more than 50 countries around the world

Vitamin Angels to Scale-Up Prenatal Multivitamin Distribution

Vitamin Angels – a nonprofit delivering lifesaving vitamins to mothers and children under five at-risk of malnutrition worldwide –...

Oct 13, 2015, 16:36 ET
Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need-specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five-gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. Vitamin Angels works to reach underserved communities in partnership with over 700 NGOs in almost every U.S. state and more than 50 countries around the world.

Vitamin Angels' Work Central to United Nations' New 'Global Goals'

 Vitamin Angels – a charity that distributes vitamins and minerals to children and mothers in need of nutritional support - announced its...

Aug 06, 2015, 16:44 ET
Throughout the months of August and September, Vitamin World, in nearly 400 of their stores across the U.S., will ask customers to donate at the register, with each donation going to support Vitamin Angels and its work to end undernutrition globally. The campaign will run August 1- September 30.

Vitamin World Partners with Vitamin Angels to Help End Undernutrition

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 6, 2015 Vitamin World, a leading health and wellness company, has announced that it will hold a two month-long...

May 20, 2015, 15:00 ET
Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need-specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five-gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. Vitamin Angels works to reach underserved communities in partnership with over 700 NGOs in almost every U.S. state and more than 50 countries around the world.

Vitamin Angels Increases Support to Nepal Following Second Earthquake

 Vitamin Angels – a 501(c)(3) charity that provides life changing vitamins, offsetting the effects of undernutrition, to women and...

Apr 30, 2015, 13:10 ET
Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need-specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five-gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. Vitamin Angels works to reach underserved communities in partnership with over 700 NGOs in almost every U.S. state and more than 50 countries around the world.

Vitamin Angels Supports Response to Nepal Earthquake

Vitamin Angels, a 501(c)(3) charity based in Santa Barbara, is responding to recent requests from partner NGOs in Nepal following the earthquake on...

Nov 14, 2014, 18:32 ET
Vitamin Angels - a non-profit organization based in Santa Barbara, CA - launched its holiday campaign on Friday, November 7. The fundraiser, which continues through December 31, reminds individuals that even the smallest gift is meaningful, and invites them to join in the effort to combat childhood undernutrition globally.

Vitamin Angels Offers Donors the Chance to Change a Child's Life

 Vitamin Angels – a non-profit organization based in Santa Barbara – launched its holiday campaign on Friday, November 7. The...

Jun 04, 2014, 17:47 ET
Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need - specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five - gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. In 2014, Vitamin Angels is working to reach 40 million children in approximately 45 countries, including the US, with the vital nutrients they need as a foundation for good health. Vitamin Angels has received seven consecutive four-star ratings from Charity Navigator for Financial Health, Accountability and Transparency. To learn more, visit www.vitaminangels.org. (PRNewsFoto/Vitamin Angels)

Vitamin Angels Awarded 7th 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

 Vitamin Angels – a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that distributes vitamins and minerals to children and mothers in need – ...

Apr 14, 2014, 16:03 ET
On Tuesday, April 15 Vitamin Angels launches "Motherhood Is...", a Mother's Day campaign celebrating the universal truths of motherhood. The campaign will run through May 15 and will highlight a different aspect of motherhood each week. Supporters are encouraged to follow the conversation via Facebook and Twitter. (PRNewsFoto/Vitamin Angels)

Vitamin Angels Declares Its Love For Moms

 On Tuesday, April 15 Vitamin Angels launches "Motherhood Is...", a Mother's Day campaign celebrating the universal truths of motherhood....

Apr 03, 2014, 13:07 ET

Vitamin Angels Announces Founding Partnership on New Initiative with The Gates Foundation

On Wednesday, April 2, Vitamin Angels participated in the Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Conference at the Institut Pasteur in...

Mar 24, 2014, 09:59 ET

Vitamin Angels Premieres Online Documentary Addressing Effects Of Child Undernutrition In Three Countries

 Vitamin Angels, a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing vitamin supplementation to at-risk children worldwide, today premieres its...

Feb 04, 2014, 18:08 ET
Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need--specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five--gain access to lifesaving and life changing micronutrients. In 2012, Vitamin Angels reached almost 27,000,000 children in 49 countries, including the US.  (PRNewsFoto/Vitamin Angels)

More Than 1.5 Million Children Benefit from the Generosity of Vitamin World and its Customers

Latest campaign raises over $390,000 for Vitamin Angels   From October through December 2013, Vitamin World stores nationwide and...

Dec 11, 2013, 16:00 ET
Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need--specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five--gain access to lifesaving and life changing micronutrients. In 2012, Vitamin Angels reached almost 27,000,000 children in 49 countries, including the US.  (PRNewsFoto/Vitamin Angels)

Vitamin Angels Will Reach More Than 18 Million Children Thanks to Promotion with Walgreens

$4.6 Million Contribution Enables Dramatic Program Expansion  Vitamin Angels, a non-profit organization distributing vitamins and...

Dec 04, 2013, 12:10 ET
Vitamin Angels Give Childhood logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Vitamin Angels)

Vitamin Angels Launches National "Give Childhood" Campaign To Help Save More Children From The Effects Of Undernutrition

 Smiling with glee at the tickle of a toe, flying paper airplanes in the wind and jumping rope in the schoolyard are all signs of a happy and...

Oct 01, 2013, 20:41 ET
Track down the Hidden Hunger Monster on Vitamin Angels Facebook page!  (PRNewsFoto/Vitamin Angels)

Vitamin Angels Launches Social Media Campaign to Educate Public about Hidden Hunger

Month-Long Campaign Aims to Increase Awareness About Childhood Undernutrition On October 1, Vitamin Angels, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization...

Aug 08, 2013, 16:20 ET

Vitamin Angels Receives 6th 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

National Charity Evaluator Recognizes Vitamin Angels as an Outstanding Non-profit Charity Navigator, a national charity evaluator, has...

Jun 28, 2013, 17:03 ET
Vitamin Angels' partnership with Vitamin World has helped to save millions of children lives since 2008.  (PRNewsFoto/Vitamin Angels)

Vitamin Angels Partnership with Vitamin World Helps to Save Millions

Vitamin World plans to conclude its third successful "Angels for Moms" campaign, to benefit Vitamin Angels, on June 30, having raised...

May 10, 2013, 20:15 ET
Vitamin Angels invited people around the world to share what makes their mom a “Super Mom” via Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram using the hash tag #mysupermom.

Vitamin Angels Releases Tribute to "Super Moms"

 Following an almost month-long campaign, Vitamin Angels culminates its My Super Mom social media campaign with a video tribute to moms around...

Apr 18, 2013, 15:11 ET
Vitamin Angels Super Mom Campaign Celebrates Super Moms Worldwide.  (PRNewsFoto/Vitamin Angels)

Vitamin Angels Celebrates Super Moms with Tristan Prettyman

#MySuperMom campaign invites supporters to share their stories using social media  Vitamin Angels is honoring the global impact and...