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Butterball provides assistance in aftermath of Hurricane Matthew

Eastern North Carolina was among the areas recently devastated by the impact of Hurricane Matthew; resulting in loss of life, damage to property, significant flooding, and widespread power outages.  Butterball stepped forward to provide assistance to its own employees, as well as effected area communities.  Kerry C. Doughty,  President & CEO of Butterball, LLC, recently […]

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Community in Ecuador benefits from Water Filtration System

As a follow up to an earlier post, the citizens of Manta’s San Juan neighborhood in Ecuador would like to thank Moderna Alimentos S.A., Seaboard and its employees for the donation of a water filtration system for their community. The water purifier was installed and commissioned in the communitarian house run by Carmelite Missionary Sisters at […]

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NAMILCO/Thunderbolt®™ Flour kicks off investment in Guyana’s youth

In May 2016, the National Milling Company of Guyana (NAMILCO), a subsidiary of Seaboard Overseas and Trading Group and parent company Seaboard Corp., made a bold financial commitment to the Guyana Football Federation (GFF), the Guyanese people, and the future of soccer in that country. The sponsorship equates to approximately US $24,000 per year. To […]

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Moderna Alimentos S.A. delivering water to earthquake victims

The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that devastated Ecuador on April 16, 2016, left hundreds dead, thousands injured and communities near its epicenter in ruins. Moderna Alimentos S.A., a subsidiary of Seaboard Overseas and Trading Group and parent company Seaboard Corporation, is working to supply much-needed drinking water to affected inhabitants and to the communities in which […]

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Seaboard Donates 21 Homes Affected by Fire in Timbeque

Seaboard Corporation, through the Santa Barbara Foundation, donated 21 homes to the victims of the fire that occurred September 27, 2013 in Timbeque sector, for those renters in the makeshift houses. The project is located at kilometer 17 in Los Frailes sector. Read more at CiudadOriental.org  

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Seaboard Marine Sponsors Food for the Poor’s Efforts in Haiti

Seaboard Marine was a proud sponsor of Food For The Poor’s 19th Annual Building Hope Gala. Proceeds from sold-out gala will replace dilapidated huts in Ganthier, Haiti, with safe, permanent houses for many of the country’s poorest families. Representatives of Seaboard Marine attended the annual gala on February 2nd, 2014 to further support FFTP’s fundraising […]

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Polar Plunge & 5K: Seaboard Supports Special Olympics

Special Olympics is an international year-round program of sports training, education and athletic competition for more than one million children and adults with intellectual disabilities. The Polar Plunge is an annual fundraiser for Special Olympics involving a 5k run/walk followed by a “plunge” into Shawnee Mission Lake.

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Seaboard Partners with Ronald McDonald House

Families staying at the Ronald McDonald House often experience stress due to the illness and treatment of their child. The Family Meal Program offers groups of volunteers the opportunity to extend needed support to these families by providing and preparing a meal at the House.

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Pondering PR: Give, and You Shall Receive

by Stephanie Llorente, PR Manager If there’s one truth that runs true throughout the Butterball organization, it’s that associates truly enjoy giving – be it time, money or resources – to the communities in which they live and work. Just ask any associate in Ozark, Ark., about Butterball’s Christmas Spirit campaign, and you’ll see just […]

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