LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), a global nutrition company, joined the HOPE Gardens Family Center on May 1, 2015 for its 7th Annual Mother’s Day Luncheon. Herbalife has been a proud sponsor and supporter of the organization’s annual event, where 80 women and their children enjoy a day of pampering and wellness activities.
As part of the event, Herbalife employees collected and donated various personal care items and accessories, which were distributed to Hope Gardens Family Center participants. The company also provided a staff crew to plan, and coordinate the day’s event. Some of the activities included professional makeovers, professional portraits, gift bags with personal care items, kids camp with games and activities and a special catered lunch.
“We are extremely thankful for the unbelievable love and kindness Herbalife and its staff have shown our moms with children over the years,” said Reverend Andy Bales, Union Rescue Mission’s Chief Executive Officer. "The Annual Mothers Day Event really makes our moms feel special.”
Hope Gardens Family Center is a ministry of Union Rescue Mission and is an oasis of hope on 77 acres in the foothills of Sylmar, California. This transitional housing campus offers sanctuary to single mothers with children who are homeless. In addition, it offers permanent supportive housing for senior women in its Sequoia Lodge.
Hope Gardens helps women transition from homelessness to independence within twelve to 36 months by offering long-term rehabilitation programs, services, and spiritual care.
As part of its social responsibility efforts and community involvement, Herbalife has been a proud partner and supporter of the Union Rescue Mission for six years and provides daily healthy shakes to 500 low income and homeless program participants in downtown Los Angeles.
Herbalife is a global nutrition company that has been changing people's lives with great products since 1980. Our nutrition, weight-management, energy and fitness and personal care products are available exclusively to and through dedicated Independent Herbalife Members in more than 90 countries. We are committed to fighting the worldwide problems of poor nutrition and obesity by offering high-quality products, one-on-one coaching with a Herbalife Member and a community that inspires customers to live a healthy, active life.
We support the Herbalife Family Foundation (HFF) and its Casa Herbalife programs to help bring good nutrition to children in need. We also sponsor more than 250 world-class athletes, teams and events around the globe, including Cristiano Ronaldo, the LA Galaxy and champions in many other sports.