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  Africa, Asia, Australia, Canada, Europe, Latin America, Mexico, Programs, Recognition, Service Projects, Service Trips, Stories, United States, Worldwide

A Year Of Changing Lives

2017 was a busy, busy year at the Foundation. Click here- 2017 THF Annual Report -to read about all the awesome ways through which we were able to change lives across the world. In addition to this, our China associates have continued to serve and make a difference within their different communities. See below for all the amazing service they have spearheaded recently:   Branch Year Description 宁夏   NINGXIA 2018  ...

  Africa, Stories

A gleam of hope as aid gets to Kasai, DRC Congo

People of Kasai, Democratic Republic of Congo can breathe a sigh of relief, thanks to our partnership with World Vision and the World Food Programme (WFP). Through this partnership, we are providing food to ease their hunger problems triggered by violent conflicts. When the war broke out in August 2016, the inhabitants of Kasai, who are predominantly farmers, fled their homes and abandoned their farm lands. Nearly 1.6 million people were displaced and about 3.2 million became food insecure. Mphutu Makebu, a mother of three children, waited anxiously for her turn to receive food. Before  ...

  Africa, Fundraising, Recognition, Stories

Conquering Kilimanjaro for THF

Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and the highest free standing mountain in the world. By free-standing, I mean it is not part of a mountain range. The summit on Mount Kilimanjaro is called Uhuru Peak and stands at 5,895m or 19,341 feet. To put this in perspective, Mount Everest, stands at 8,848 meters (29,029 feet) – just over 2,950 meters higher. What could be a more perfect challenge for USANA Associate, Danny Fontaine, who was inspired to raise money for the Foundation by inviting his friends to join him on a life changing expedition? In Danny’s words “When my friend  ...

  Africa, Service Projects, Stories

20 Minutes that Changed My Life

by Brian Paul     I was about 11 years old when I was exposed to the concept of charity. A life-changing injury ended my father’s physically demanding career and left my mother to provide for our family for the next several years. It was extremely difficult for her to make ends meet while taking care of my dad, my two sisters and me. The local church stepped in to help us with food, personal-care items and clothing. I remember the overwhelming excitement each month when my mom would open the trunk of the car and unload large cans of meat, vegetables and boxes of macaroni and  ...

  Africa, Areas, Latin America

Usanimals around the world

Over the course of the year, many of you donate Usanimals to the Foundation. In fact, this year alone, 12,743 bottles of Usanimals have already been donated. I know you all know just how great Usanimals are, and how much of a difference they make in the life of a child- especially during those key first years of life. Ever wondered just where those Usanimals you donate go? Well, wonder no more! This year alone, the Foundation has, with your support, been able to provide many children in need all over the world with top-notch nutrition through Usanimals. Africa Our local partners have been  ...