Newman’s Own nourishes and transforms the lives of children who face adversity.
Fighting for kids since 1982
When Newman’s Own first began, Paul Newman declared that 100% of the profits would go to good causes.
The mission continues today through Newman’s Own Foundation. In total, more than $600 million has been donated to good causes since 1982.
Childhood hardship in America
Newman’s Own Foundation nourishes and transforms the lives of children who face adversity.
under age 18 have had at least one significant adverse childhood experience1
1 in 6 Children
live in poverty; 73%
are children of color2
live in food-insecure households3
40% of School-aged
children have at least one
chronic health condition4
Continuing Paul’s commitment to “Give It All Away”
Paul Newman was passionate about bringing joy to children. The work of Newman’s Own Foundation honors his commitment to improving children’s lives in these three areas.
for Children with
and School Food
Indigenous Food Justice
Paul’s philanthropic legacy
Paul Newman applied his greatest commitment to and
derived his deepest satisfaction from his quiet work in philanthropy.
He used his influence, financial resources, and time to advance
humanitarian and social causes near and far.
Looking to join the action?
See the variety of ways you can take action to help kids who face adversity.
- National Survey of Children’s Health. NSCH 2018 19: Number of Current or Lifelong Health Conditions, Nationwide, Age in 3 Groups website. childhealthdata.org. Accessed February 24, 2021.