June 1, 2020         
Teamsters Statement On Murder Of George Floyd   •   Aramark Opens More Than 100 Pop-Up Grocery Stores for Frontline Healthcare Workers   •   ProfNet Expert Alerts for May 29, 2020   •   Los Angeles Urban League Addresses Protests Related to the Death of George Floyd at the Hands of Police   •   Maine Virtual Academy Celebrates 2020 Graduates in a COVID Era: School Will Provide Pre-Recorded Ceremonies So Families Can Acce   •   HealthyChildren.org Pays Tribute to Dad with Sweepstakes Giveaway   •   RGENIX Shows Clinical Activity of Novel Agent RGX-202 in Patients with KRAS Mutant Colorectal Cancer in Phase 1 Trial   •   Sephora North America Evolves Its Beauty Insider Program   •   LetsGetChecked Debuts FDA EUA-Authorized At-Home Coronavirus (COVID-19) Sure-track Test   •   The American Legion calls for White House to protect vets 'borrower defense'   •   CAIR Condemns Police Violence Against Protesters, Media and Bystanders Amid National Unrest   •   Caps and Gowns Go On at Home: iQ Academy Minnesota to Celebrate Class of 2020 with Online Commencement   •   Gynesonics Receives FDA Clearance to Market Next Generation Sonata® System 2.1   •   PieMatrix Offers Free COVID-19 Back to Business Tool with CDC Content Hidden by Trump Administration   •   CORRECTING and REPLACING PHOTO Aramark Opens More Than 100 Pop-Up Grocery Stores for Frontline Healthcare Workers   •   Navigating Pregnancy and Postpartum in the COVID-19 Era   •   FDA Approves the First Oral Medication for the Management of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Due to Uterine Fibroids in Pre-menopausal   •   MemoryCare.com Names the Best Facilities for Senior Memory Care in Springfield, MO   •   DeVry University Answers the Call to Reskill America With Complimentary Technology Skills-Building Video Series   •   Robert Half's Lynne Smith Honored As An Influential Woman In Bay Area Business
Bookmark and Share

Coffee Cup Program Benefits Inner-City Football

 

DALLAS  -- 7-Eleven, Inc. has scored Snoop Dogg, a global superstar, as the fourth designer in their charitable "Coffee Cup With A Cause" program.  Proceeds from Snoop's cup will benefit the Snoop Youth Football League (SYFL), a Los Angeles-based football club founded by the entertainer himself 6 years ago to help inner-city kids spend their free time in a healthy, safe environment.

Snoop fans who want to support the SYFL can head into any participating 7-Eleven store across the U.S. to purchase his signature cup, on sale from Sept. 1 through Oct. 18 or while supplies last. 7-Eleven guarantees a $250,000 minimum donation to SYFL, but the support could increase depending on the number of cups sold.  Consumers can increase the contribution by purchasing the cup.

To celebrate 7-Eleven's donation and the launch of his cup, Snoop will make a special announcement at the beginning of his SYFL team's practice. The kids of the SYFL program – the true beneficiaries of the donation – will learn firsthand about the program and associated donation, as well as get to be one of the first to get their hands on one of the Snoop-designed 7-Eleven cups.

"We've been running this league for 6 years now with more than 3,500 kids participating in that time, but our partnership with 7-Eleven's 'Coffee Cup with A Cause' program is huge for us," Snoop said. "It means many good things are in store for the players, and the league can reach out to more kids and touch more lives."

Snoop has recently seen the seeds of his namesake league come to fruition as four of the former players have gone on to play football at NCAA Division I colleges.

"The Snoop Youth Football League serves an important role in the community by helping kids focus their energy on something positive," says Rita Bargerhuff, 7-Eleven's vice president and chief marketing officer. "We believe our customers will want to help make a difference in the lives of these youth by supporting Snoop's football league through his 'Cup With A Cause.'"

"I'm just so proud of my league and my players right now, and designing a 'Cup With A Cause' is really an exciting opportunity for us," Snoop added. The entertainer plans to expand his youth football program to other cities across the country, beginning inChicago this fall.

 



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News