by WFP USA • World Food Programme USA
WFP USA Partners with Two Degrees Food to Combat Childhood Hunger
By WFP USA Published on July 30, 2012
Two Degrees founders Will Hauser (L) and Lauren Walters (R) are fighting childhood hunger through sales of their all-natural, vegan food bars.
Two Degrees Food is an innovative, social enterprise with a big goal: to make a significant impact on global childhood hunger. Knowing that hunger affects over 200 million children around the world, Two Degrees founders Will Hauser and Lauren Walters started the world’s first one-for-one food company to lend a helping hand.
Here’s how it works: Two …
by Fit or Fail • Domestic Square Peg
Product Review: Two Degrees Food Bar
Posted on May 3, 2012 by Fit or Fail
What is a Two Degree Food Bar?
Two Degrees Food Bar is a new product aimed at the TOMS shoes/health food market. What you will find in this modest-sized bar is plenty of quiona, chia, millet and more than a pinch of generosity. The wrapper brags: ”Here at Two Degrees, we believe that everyday choices can make a big difference. Instead of grabbing just any snack, you can go for one that feeds your hunger and helps do the same for another. That’s the …
by Dan Cassidy • Inspiyrd
Inspiyr.com recently spoke with Will Hauser, Co-Founder & President of Two Degrees Food, a new food company that donates a meal to a hungry child for every food bar sold. Will spent time with Inspiyr to discuss how he and his partner started the business, why there is such demand for the one-for-one business model, and advice on what guys can do to take the leap to achieve their dreams. He should know what it takes; he left his job at a high profile investment bank to start this socially-good company.
We think what you’re doing at Two Degrees …
by Kellie Speed • Examiner.com
Food companies are all about food, right? Not if you are Two Degrees Food, which feeds a hungry child with every product sold.
Their mission is to help feed the millions of hungry kids (ages five and under) throughout the world. For every nutritious bar sold, they will provide a meal for a hungry child. It doesn’t get much better or easier than this to help out.
In December, the company had donated its 250,000th meal and has served a variety of countries, including Haiti, Malawi, Kenya, India and Somalia. Each meal is medically formulated to treat severe acute malnutrition …
by Webmaster • Saint Raphael Academy
Student Entrepreneurs Fighting Hunger
by WEBMASTER on FEBRUARY 7, 2012 ·
You might have seen Ishmael Asante or Kevin Garcia around campus selling the Two Degrees food bars…or you may have seen them at basketball games…Catholic Athletic League events…SRA students events…just about anywhere. This dynamic entrepreneurial and socially minded duo are out to educate the SAINTS family about global hunger and help put an end to it as well.
About Two Degrees and Saint Raphael Academy
The partnership between Two Degrees Food and Saint Raphael Academy began when Ishmael Asante (junior) and Kevin Garcia (sophomore) joined the Two Degrees Campus
by Jeffrey Hollender • Jeffrey Hollender Partners
Guest Blog Post by Lauren Walters and Will Hauser, co-founders, Two Degrees Food, San Francisco, CA
Note: This is the first in a new series of blog post I wil feature on social entrepreneurs in the field. I hope you find their stories inspiring, helpful and proof that we can build a better world through better business.
These are exciting times for social entrepreneurs. We’re witnessing a welcomed broadening of the criteria for true business success, which encourages the sustained wellbeing of employees, shareholders and the world at large.
We founded Two Degrees Food in 2009 to be part …
by Laarni Almendrala Ragaza • PC Mag
In this holiday season of getting, maybe it’s time to do some giving instead. There are many charities and non-profits out there doing important work to help others. We offer some of our personal favorites.
During this holiday season, you’ve been bombarded with advertisements about the latest and greatest tech toys, bargain gifts, luxury items, and the like. It’s easy to get caught up in the hoopla of purchasing that perfect something, or scoring a sweet deal on the hottest item on the market. But this is supposed to be a season of giving, not getting. And in …
07. December 2011
How to tackle our world’s challenges through the power of business: the case of Two Degrees Food
Impact Economy organizes Swiss visit for the first one-for-one food company
Regardless of all advancements in our 21st century world, childhood malnutrition in BoP areas remains a challenge which needs immediate action and viable solutions. 200+ million children around the world do not have access to appropriate nutrition, thus growing up physically and mentally stunted, vulnerable to infectious diseases, and unable to be productive members of their communities.
Two Degrees, a San Francisco based food company founder by Will Hauser …
by Laura Schwecherl • The Greatist
21 Charitable Gifts That Could Change the World
by Laura Schwecherl · Happiness
As the end of the year approaches, so does the gift-giving tradition. From the rush leading up to the festivities to last-minute sales at the mall, there are lots of opportunities to find the perfect present for friends and family. This holiday season, try giving a gift that doesn’t require a receipt. Here’s a list of charities offering gifts that genuinely improve people’s lives. Of course, these aren’t the only charities out there— just some of many we find inspiring!
Gifts To Feel Good Giving
Alternate Gifts …
As part of the launch of our new and exciting partnership with Two Degrees Food, we brought our message about ending deadly malnutrition to Los Angeles for the celeb-studded American Music Awards. Two Degrees’ vegan, gluten-free bars—available nationwide at Whole Foods supermarkets—not only taste fantastic, they’re also the backbone of an incredible “one-to-one” program. For every bar purchased, the company donates one nutrition pack (like Plumpy’nut) to organizations like us.…
Two Degrees Food, dedicated to helping the starving children of the world at the GBK Rock N’ Royalty Gifting Lounge for the 2011 American Music. This is an altruistic company with a solid, workable plan to save starving children in Africa and Haiti. For more info, go to: www.Twodegreesfood.com, and the charity that distributes food donated by Two Degrees, www.ActionAgainstHunger.org…
by Ian Vadas • Giving Brands
13. Two Degrees Food Bars
These are great bars to take with you on the trail. They are gluten free, vegan and low sodium. Buy one, and Two Degrees donates a nutrition pack to a hungry child in places like Malawi to help combat malnutrition.…