Elevating our Communities with Philanthropic Efforts

  • The fifth Hormel Hunger Survey was conducted and found more than one in four (28 percent) Americans say in the past year they or someone they know have had to make a choice between providing food for their family or paying their bills.

  • We donated more than $5.7 million in product and cash donations to our communities where we operate and to hunger relief programs in 2010.


For maximum impact, Hormel Foods focuses on two areas for our philanthropy efforts – education and hunger. We support scholarships, hunger initiatives and community activities that advance these two important areas of focus. We have found these are the areas that most directly align with our business initiatives and are two areas our employees support with passion.


Living Our Principles

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    Farmer John, a subsidiary of Hormel Foods and beloved brand to generations of families since 1931, partnered with businesses in the Vernon, CA, area to donate funds to their local school district. The principal and various teachers at the Vernon City Elementary School voiced concern about the safety of existing […]

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