Showcasing its dedication to its team and community, Conagra Brands has been named an honoree of The Civic 50, an initiative by Points of Light that recognizes the top 50 most community-minded companies in the United States.
"We are honored to once again be recognized as one of the 50 most community-minded companies in the U.S. by Points of Light," said Sean Connolly, President and Chief Executive Officer, Conagra Brands. "Our employees' commitment to doing the right thing and uplifting their communities demonstrates the very best of Conagra."
Points of Light is a nonprofit dedicated to accelerating people-powered change, a release stated. Overall, the Civic 50, to which Conagra has been named, provides a national standard for corporate citizenship and shows how companies can use their time, skills, and resources to drive social impact.
As a company, Conagra is dedicated to advancing its culture of belonging and gives back to help overcome food insecurity across the nation. Some of the initiatives that Conagra carried out in fiscal year 2021 include:
"Corporate leadership and commitment to civic engagement is critical for strengthening communities," said Natalye Paquin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Points of Light. "Our most recent global research shows 86 percent of people say they expect companies to take action on a social issue. Companies like Conagra are leading the way and setting an example of how you can leverage your employee talent, business models, and assets to create a deep impact that drives transformational change."
To read more about Conagra’s corporate social responsibility initiatives, click here.
For the full list of The Civic 50 2022 honorees, click here.
Cheers to Conagra on this honor!