Tagged with: corporate Funding Unilever has announced the formation of The Unilever Foundation, a global initiative aimed at improving the quality of life through the provision of hygiene, sanitation, access to clean drinking water, basic nutrition, and enhancing self-esteem.Launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos, the Foundation has formed partnerships with five global organisations dedicated to creating sustainable change around the world: Oxfam, PSI, Save the Children, UNICEF and the World Food Programme.Keith Weed, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer at Unilever, explained: “We aim to double the size of our business while reducing our environmental impact and deliver increased social value. Together with our partners, we will deliver life-saving solutions as we work toward achieving these ambitious goals”.The Foundation will also work with other organisations worldwide by providing “a combination of direct funding, expertise, products and employee support”.http://unilever.com/aboutus/foundation/aboutunileverfoundation/index.aspx Unilever Foundation launches with five global not-for-profit cause partners AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 30 January 2012 | News 14 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.