PepsiCo’s Anti-Hunger Program Fuels Kids and Innovation

  Matt Smith  Director of  Food for Good  PepsiCo

Matt Smith
Director of Food for Good

Today on Cause Talk Radio, Megan and Joe talk to Matt Smith, Director of PepsiCo’s Food for Good program a purpose-driven business initiative within PepsiCo that tackles child hunger by making healthy food more physically and financially accessible for low-income families.

On the show, Megan, Matt, and Joe discuss:

  • Background on the Food for Good and whom the program serves.
  • Which PepsiCo products are used in the program.
  • In which states is the Food for Good active and how long has it been around.
  • How PepsiCo plans to expand and deepen the program with its 150-person staff.
  • What innovations have come out of the program, both within the program and for PepsiCo.
  • Which nonprofits does PepsiCo work with and how do those organizations help with the program.
  • How PepsiCo educates its employees about the program.
  • How Food for Good measures success.
  • Some of the challenges Matt has faced running the Food for Good program.

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