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At the heart of Amway’s commitment of caring is the One by One Campaign for Children®, focused on helping disadvantaged children around the world.

Together, the Company, its employees and Amway distributors have helped more than 9.5 million children worldwide, offering a combined 2.5 million volunteer hours and $166 million dollars for children’s causes.  Many of the activities highlighted in the stories featured here originated with the One by One Campaign.

Don’t look down! Amway Avenger Elves brave heights for Easter Seals

Don’t look down! Amway Avenger Elves brave heights for Easter Seals

October 14, 2013 0 comments

Santa came a little early this year in London, Ontario—September 12th to be exact. He was facing some staunch competition. Across Canada, Amway Independent Business Owners have been defying gravity and fears of height to raise money for Easter Seals through various Drop Zone events.  He couldn’t let the Amway …Read Full Story

30 Year Amway and Easter Seals Partnership Anniversary

30 Year Amway and Easter Seals Partnership Anniversary

July 17, 2013 0 comments

Easter Seals has been helping individuals with disabilities live better lives for nearly 90 years. And for the past 3 decades, Amway, its employees, and its Independent Business Owners (IBOs) have been a powerful force in support of Easter Seals, raising more than $32 million in donations. Easter Seals provides …Read Full Story

The Amway Team Walks for Easter Seals

The Amway Team Walks for Easter Seals

July 15, 2013 0 comments

2013 marks the 30th year anniversary of the Easter Seals/Amway relationship.  Like most partnerships that have stood the test of time, it’s only gotten better as the years have passed. Nowhere was that more evident than at this year’s Easter Seals New York City Walk With Me event on July …Read Full Story

Partners in Hopes and Dreams…

Partners in Hopes and Dreams…

June 7, 2013 0 comments

When the unthinkable occurs – a catastrophic earthquake, a devastating hurricane or widespread flooding – rapid aid response often makes the difference between life and death for hundreds, if not thousands, of people.  Globally, Amway has played a key role in helping to respond to immediate needs, working with strategic partners on the …Read Full Story

US Dream Academy Gala

US Dream Academy Gala

June 5, 2013 0 comments

A dream gives a child hope.  It enlightens their spirit, stirs their soul, creates desire, and brightens every morning.  We believe it is our collective responsibility to help plant the seeds of potential and then nuture those dreams, so they take root and thrive…because a child with a dream is …Read Full Story

Taking the ‘Amway’ to We Day

Taking the ‘Amway’ to We Day

April 1, 2013 0 comments

For one excited 18-year-old, the road to We Day Seattle started in Vietnam. Vu Lang has been performing volunteer work since well before he moved to Washington to study nursing at Seattle Central Community College. In his native Vietnam and in the U.S., he’s done everything from working in orphanages …Read Full Story

Safe Passages Home

Safe Passages Home

March 27, 2013 0 comments

When the U.S. Dream Academy asked the kids and teens who participate in their after school programs about challenges they face in attending each day, who would have thought something as basic as feeling safe in their travels to and from school would be one of the biggest concerns? In …Read Full Story

Warming the Hearts of Many…

Warming the Hearts of Many…

March 26, 2013 0 comments

Ceara Genovesi was just 14 years old when her mom suggested she consider volunteering with United Hospice of Rockland (New York). Through her Girl Scout troop, Ceara had frequently donated her time for worthwhile causes, but since getting involved with Youth for Hospice – a fundraising group for United Hospice …Read Full Story

Amway’s and IBOs’ Generosity Felt by Hurricane Sandy Victims

Amway’s and IBOs’ Generosity Felt by Hurricane Sandy Victims

December 26, 2012 3 comments

Since Hurricane Sandy devastated the east coast of the U.S. in late October, Amway Corporation, its employees, customers and Amway Independent Business Owners (IBOs) have rallied to help those left without shelter and basic necessities.  To date, more than $80,000 in donations have been made to American Red Cross relief efforts; with the Company standing …Read Full Story

Making the Holidays Happy

Making the Holidays Happy

December 8, 2012 0 comments

The U.S. Direct Selling Association (DSA) wrapped its 19th Annual TODAY Show Holiday Toy and Gift Drive on December 5, by presenting gifts donated by 23 of its direct selling members, worth a total of nearly $17 million.  DSA member companies have donated more than $100 million in products, services …Read Full Story

Five Amway Canada Alumni Awarded Queens Diamond Jubilee Medals

Five Amway Canada Alumni Awarded Queens Diamond Jubilee Medals

October 25, 2012 0 comments

Five Amway Canada employees, past and present, were presented with the Direct Sellers Association of Canada’s  (DSA) Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medals in recognition of the significant contributions they have made to the growth and development of the direct selling industry in Canada. The medals were presented on Friday, Oct. 19th …Read Full Story

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego Receive Positive Sprouts Grant

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego Receive Positive Sprouts Grant

September 14, 2012 0 comments

The summer season ended sweetly with a fresh and flavorful celebration at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego (BGCGSD). With an Amway Positive Sprouts Sustainability Garden grant in the amount of $2500 in hand, the Clubs’ Planet Health program continued to educate children and adolescents about the …Read Full Story

Easter Seals New York Hits Home Run at 2012 Playing for Today Gala

Easter Seals New York Hits Home Run at 2012 Playing for Today Gala

August 24, 2012 2 comments

For the past 80 years, non-profit Easter Seals has provided invaluable services for those with disabilities or special needs. On May 3rd Easter Seals New York raised $500,000 for the very first time at the 2012 Playing for Today Gala, hosted by Yankee Stadium Legends Suite Club. Attracting more than …Read Full Story

New Playground for D.A. Blodgett – St. John’s Home, Built in One Day.

New Playground for D.A. Blodgett – St. John’s Home, Built in One Day.

July 3, 2012 0 comments

Think back to when you were young…most of us lived within walking or biking distance of a park or playground, fully equipped with all of the good stuff—swings, monkey bars, slides, and, maybe, a merry-go-round. Not so today – only 1 in 5 children live in close proximity to a …Read Full Story

Easter Seal’s 2012 “ Walk With Me Grand Rapids” Event  – a BIG Success

Easter Seal’s 2012 “ Walk With Me Grand Rapids” Event – a BIG Success

June 28, 2012 0 comments

June 13th dawned clear and warm, a picture perfect West Michigan summer day and an outstanding night for Easter Seals “Walk With Me Grand Rapids” event! Nearly 600 Amway employees and Grand Rapids residents registered for the event that delivered $64,000 to Easter Seals Michigan.  Amway served as the presenting …Read Full Story

Miss America 2012, Laura Kaeppeler Brings Heart to West Michigan

Miss America 2012, Laura Kaeppeler Brings Heart to West Michigan

April 13, 2012 0 comments

Miss America is a very busy young woman.  In one month alone, she can travel 20,000 miles, fulfilling the responsibilities that come with her role and crown.  So, we were especially delighted when Laura Kaeppeler, the current Miss America, stopped by Grand Rapids, Michigan — home of her scholarship sponsor, …Read Full Story

Your Generosity Helps Rebuilding Efforts in Haiti

Your Generosity Helps Rebuilding Efforts in Haiti

April 5, 2012 0 comments

It has been two years since a massive, 7.0 earthquake crushed Port-au-Prince, Haiti. At that time, Amway and its employees and Independent Business Owners opened their hearts and wallets with an outpouring of generosity and funds to support the Red Cross’ emergency response work, and longer-term, the building of a …Read Full Story

Amway North America Employees Make a Difference this Holiday Season

Amway North America Employees Make a Difference this Holiday Season

December 27, 2011 0 comments

Amway’s North American employees found plenty of opportunities to play the part of Santa this year, benefitting local families and those a bit farther away from west Michigan… The Grand Rapids YWCA Domestic Crisis Center provides counseling services and shelter to families fleeing abusive situations and domestic violence.  Amway employees pooled …Read Full Story

Making the Holidays Happy

Making the Holidays Happy

December 15, 2011 0 comments

If you happened to tune in to NBC’s  Today Show the morning of December 5, you saw, Jori Hartwig, Vice President of Marketing for Amway North America, announce the company’s donation of more than 4,500 toys to the TODAY Show Toy Drive. “For the seventh year, Amway, our employees, and Independent Business Owners …Read Full Story

Traveling the World in a Hospital Gown

Traveling the World in a Hospital Gown

July 11, 2011 0 comments

Traveling the world is something most kids only dream about. Amway employees from the Consumer and Market Insights (CMI) department helped patients at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, MI, step out of their hospital rooms and travel “Around the World” to virtual countries through games, crafts and food. …Read Full Story