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Goya Foods, America’s largest Hispanic-owned food company, partnered up with Alpina Foods, one of the most recognized food labels of South America, to donate 6,000 units of food across South Florida. The donations, which took place this month, benefited entities that support a variety of causes, impacting the lives of many throughout the South Florida community. The benefited entities included: the Chapman Partnership, the WOW Center’s WOW Experience, the Children’s Rehab Network, Branches, Miami-Dade Community Action and Human Services, the Miami Children’s Museum and Amigos for Kids.
“It has always been Goya’s top priority to support our community in all ways possible,” said Cynthia Chipi, Marketing Director of Goya Foods of Florida. “We are extremely thrilled that Alpina Foods has joined our efforts and given us this opportunity to continue making a difference for our South Florida residents.”
“We are honored to support the Goya Gives Initiative, which reflects our company’s commitment to give back to our community,” said Anya Sarkisov, Marketing Manager for Alpina Foods.. “It has always been a fundamental value for our company to support non-profit organizations and those who benefit from such advocacies.”
Throughout this past year, Goya Foods has made a remarkable impact on thousands of lives through the Goya Gives Initiative, which is committed to promoting and supporting the overall well-being of communities across the nation through social responsibility, environmental initiatives and company values. From their local operation in Miami, Fla. to Los Angeles, Ca., Goya Foods has taken this initiative cross-country to lend a helping hand to communities from coast-to-coast.
“We’re humbled by the generosity of Goya and Alpina Foods whose donation will help us continue serving three meals a day to more than 800 homeless residents at Chapman Partnership,” said Chapman Partnership’s VP of Development and Marketing, Flavia Llizo. “The support and dedication of organizations like Goya Foods is key in helping our residents achieve self-sufficiency.”
For more information about Goya Gives Initiative, please visit, goya.com/goyagives.
Founded in 1936, Goya Foods, Inc. is America’s largest Hispanic-owned food company, and has established itself as the leader in Latin American food and condiments. Goya manufactures, packages, and distributes over 2,500 high-quality food products from Spain, the Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South America. Goya products are rooted in the culinary traditions of Hispanic communities around the world. The combination of authentic ingredients, robust seasonings and convenient preparation makes Goya products ideal for every taste and every table.
Alpina,wasestablished in 1945 by two Swiss entrepreneurs who brought their families’ traditions and dairy expertise to South America. The company markets a wide range of products in the U.S., including BonYurt, Yogurt Smoothies, Avena oat smoothies, and Dulce de Leche caramel spread.