If all it takes is one person to provoke change, when an entire group of people comes together, the world does change. As the saying goes, there’s strength in numbers, and NewAge has the numbers and the passion for helping impact positive change on this planet we all call home.
“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”Helen Keller
During December, more than 12,000 NewAge employees and Representatives from around the world united to participate in our annual Global Day of Service, benefitting local and global charitable organizations. Through a combination of abundant acts of service, tangible donations to the NewAge ARIIX Foundation, the ARIIX Opportunity Rewards “Give It” program and UNITY T-shirt sales, the NewAge Family was able to support many exceptional charities around the world!
Each market chose a unique charity in their local region to give back to, including:
- United States — Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.)
- Canada — Children’s Wish Foundation
- Mexico — CAYAM AC
- The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Russia — MILOSERDIYE
- The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Kazakhstan — “NUR” Family-Type Orphanage
- Australia — Beyond Blue
- Japan — Over the Wall
- Europe, France — Association Rêves
- Europe, Italy — New Horizons
- China/Hong Kong — China Women’s Development Foundation
- Taiwan — Children’s Are Us Foundation
- Korea — Anna’s House
The American Fork, Utah office joined forces with their community by participating in an American Red Cross Blood Drive. Dozens of volunteers donated their blood and their time to this worthy cause. The Utah team also hosted a food drive benefiting Tabitha’s Way North Pantry, a local food bank.
Many of our staff, Reps and customers based in Canada chose to donate brand new toys for the children staying at Vancouver Children’s hospital.
Mexico City employees delivered children’s toys plus blankets and clothing to 7 nuns and 26 orphans who live in Hogar las Nieves AC, a place where the homeless youth are provided with food, care and support — even an education. Employees within the Customer Service department located in San Luis Potosí also delivered an abundance of groceries to families in need.
The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
The CIS Reps in Moscow, Russia gathered funds for MILOSERDIYE, a charity that supports children with incurable diseases that require around-the-clock care. In Kazakhstan, Almaty, partners helped the orphan’s home “NUR” clean up their local area and gathered funds for toys, stationery and winter clothing for the children. ARIIX Corporate also sent numerous boxes of supplements to help support the children’s health.
The Aussie team headed down to Lighthouse Care, a local charity that provides relief to people struggling to make ends meet when it comes to their living expenses and necessities. They were able to donate 363 boxes of food to residents in need.
Our Japan offices truly embraced the meaning of unity when they combined their manpower to clean up Aoyama Park, which was no easy task. After an afternoon of dedicated service, they were able to accomplish even more than they anticipated.
Employees from Europe put together numerous care packages, including PuritiiTM Home Detox, Priime Sentry and Ice, plus a few extra gifts. These packs were then hand-delivered to nursing homes around the local community to support elderly residents who’ve been so greatly affected by the pandemic.
Reps from this region participated in a “rice warrior” event, where everyone worked in unison to re-pack rice into small bags and distribute them to individuals and families in need.
Employees located in Taiwan visited “Children Are Us Foundation” where they shared a unique experience baking homemade cookies with teenagers and adults that’ve been diagnosed with a variety of mental disabilities.
Anna’s house operates as a food service center for the homeless, where our Korea team worked together to prepare lunch boxes. The team also spent time cleaning up trash in an effort to improve the environment and protect their local community.
The staff in Tahiti recently helped to assemble and install a brand-new playground for the SOS Children’s Village in Papara, Tahiti.
It’s clear that no matter where you’re from or where you reside, there’s always a great need for unity. When people set aside their differences, come together as one and work in tandem to support the greater good, they have the power to make a truly long-lasting impact. The combined global effort on behalf of the entire NewAge family resulted in thousands of dollars donated in addition to thousands of hours served! Thanks to the selfless acts of every individual that made a financial donation or contributed their personal time to improving their local community, we were able to make a significant impact in the lives of thousands — and nothing feels greater than giving back!