Category: Press Center

Avon Announces Donation Honoring International Women’s Day

Avon Foundation for Women Provided $500,000 to Support 32 Domestic Violence Organizations Across the United States Fundraising Driven by Avon Representatives Through Empowerment Product Sales NEW YORK, NY – March 6, 2017 – In recognition of International Women’s Day on March 8, Avon and the Avon Foundation for Women today announced $500,000 in grants that […]


AVON AND THE AVON FOUNDATION FOR WOMEN BOOST GLOBAL COMMITMENT TO ENDING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE WITH THEIR LARGEST SINGLE DONATION TO FRONT-LINE SERVICES

 Avon proudly supports International Women’s Day and its campaign for #BeBoldForChange by taking bold action against domestic violence The Avon Foundation for Women awards its single largest donation of nearly £2 million for female victims of gender-based violence Avon to release new research into domestic violence [at Somerset House, London]   6 March, London. The […]


AVON 39 THE WALK TO END BREAST CANCER RETURNS TO HOUSTON APRIL 22-23

HOUSTON, February 7, 2017 – AVON 39 The Walk to End Breast Cancer kicks off the first of seven events of its 15th season in Houston April 22-23 with a steadfast commitment to help power more breast cancer research, more screenings and more survivors. The participants all have a fierce resolve to do something big […]


Avon, Vital Voices Global Partnership and the U.S. Department of State Return to Mexico with The Justice Institute on Gender-Based Violence

The Justice Institute on Gender-Based Violence is an innovative training program within Voices Against Violence: The Gender-Based Violence Initiative – a public-private partnership between Vital Voices Global Partnership, the U.S. Department of State, and the Avon Foundation for Women  – which aims to facilitate effective, coordinated criminal justice responses to addressing violence against women in […]


AVON 39 THE WALK TO END BREAST CANCER RETURNS FOR ITS 15TH SEASON

New York, February 10, 2017 – AVON 39 The Walk to End Breast Cancer returns for its 15th season in seven cities across the country with a steadfast commitment to help power more breast cancer research, more screenings and more survivors. United by the theme #FierceIsForever, the event series emphasizes action and inspiration. The two-day, […]