Kolkata: Herbalife, the premier nutrition company has announced the extension of nutrition support to the children at the Kolkata centre of SOS Children’s Village of India.The Herbalife partnership with SOS Children’s Villages of India began in 2009, to provide nutritious meals to the children of Bangalore. Over the years, Chennai and Hyderabad Villages also received Herbalife’s nutrition support, benefitting 330 children. Moving forward, SOS Children’s Villages in Jaipur, Kolkata and Pune are also receiving nutritious meal support from Herbalife. With the addition of these three cities, Herbalife now supports six SOS Children’s Villages in India, benefitting 650 children in all.
Signing the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Kolkata , Mr. Ajay Khanna,
Vice President and General Manager of Herbalife International India said, “Nutrition is at the core of health and wellness. As a premier nutrition company, we are committed to improving children’s nutrition as proper nutrition is vital for children, especially in their formative years”.
Applauding the support, the Secretary General of SOS Children’s Villages of India,
Ms Anuja Bansal, said, “Longstanding corporate friends like Herbalife provide encouragement to us and strengthen our resolve to reach out to many more children in need in the country. I thank Herbalife for supporting our efforts to improve the lives of thousands of children under our care at SOS India.”