Fresh Look & New Focus

timeline image 2022 - A fresh look


Newman’s Own celebrates 40 years and $600 million donated to great causes. The Foundation refocuses its mission and efforts on Paul’s early vision to help children who face adversity.

Nutrition Cohort created

timeline image 2014 - Nutrition Cohort created


The Foundation forms its first Nutrition Cohort, a group of six nonprofits working together to help address challenges around food access.

Fighting food scarcity

timeline image 2012 - Fighting food scarcity


Newman’s Own makes a major commitment to support nutrition education and fresh food access.

Paul Newman’s passing

timeline image 2008 - Paul Newman


On September 26, Paul Newman’s life and legacy are recognized upon his passing, honoring the actor, race car driver, and philanthropist who helped make the world a better place.

The beginning of Newman’s Own

timeline image 1982 - The beginning of Newman's Own


Newman’s Own Salad Dressing officially launches, generating over $300,000 in first-year profits. Paul declares, “Let’s give it all away to those who need it!”

10 years of donations

timeline image 1992 - 10 years of donations


The company celebrates its first decade, and Paul has donated over $50 million to worthy causes.

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