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Feb 28, 2012
U.K.’s Women’s Aid, YWCA Canada, Rwanda Women Network and India’s Breakthrough recognized for exemplary communications

Washington, D.C. (Feb. 29, 2012) /PRNewswire/ — Avon Global Ambassador & Honorary Chairman of the Avon Foundation for Women Reese Witherspoon and Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung today awarded...

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Oct 11, 2011
Nearly 150 Global Breast Cancer Leaders to Assemble to Discuss Breast Cancer Trends and Best Practices in Washington, D.C. and New York City October 12-16, 2011

NEW YORK – October 11, 2011 – The 2011 Breast Cancer Global Congress, a collaboration between the Avon Foundation for Women and the U.S. Department of State, will assemble nearly 150...

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Sep 18, 2011
2,000 Women and Men Participate in the 39.3 Mile Walk; Grants Awarded to 10 Southern California Area Breast Cancer Organizations

SANTA BARBARA - September 18, 2011 – The ninth annual Avon Walk for Breast Cancer season continued with the Avon Walk Santa Barbara this weekend, which raised $4.6 million to advance access to...

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Sep 15, 2011
World’s Largest Direct Seller Continues Legacy of Empowering Women

NEW YORK - September 15, 2011- Avon Products, Inc. today celebrates the 125th Anniversary of the founding of the company. Throughout this milestone year, Avon has held numerous events...

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Sep 14, 2011
U.S. Headquarters is Latest Avon Building to Meet Company's Green Building Promise and Reduce Its Environmental Footprint

NEW YORK - September 13, 2011 - Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) has formally opened its new “green” U.S. headquarters, the latest of the company’s facilities built under the standards of the...

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Sep 13, 2011
PGA TOUR Golfers and their Families Join Chicago-Area Residents and the Avon Foundation for Women at the BMW Championship to Raise Life-Saving Funds

CHICAGO – September 13, 2011 – PGA TOUR golfers, including Mark Wilson, Scott Stallings and Martin Laird, members of the PGA TOUR Wives Association, and hundreds of Chicago-area residents...

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Aug 6, 2011
Avon Foundation for Women Awards Believe Fund Grant to CREA

NEW DELHI – August 6, 2011 – Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung today celebrated Avon’s 125th Anniversary in New Delhi, the 15th stop on the 16-city “Avon Believe World Tour.” More...

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Aug 4, 2011
Avon Celebrates 125th Anniversary in China

SHANGHAI – August 4, 2011 – Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung today celebrated Avon’s 125th Anniversary in Shanghai, the 14th stop on the 16-city “Avon Believe World Tour.” More...

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Aug 2, 2011
Women's Crisis Center Receives Avon Global Believe Fund Grant

MANILA - August 2, 2011 - Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung took center stage today to celebrate Avon’s 125th Anniversary in Manila, the 13th stop on the 16-city “Avon Believe World Tour.”...

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Jun 30, 2011
Buenos Aires Marks 12th Stop for the Avon Believe World Tour

BUENOS AIRES - June 30, 2011 – Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung today celebrated Avon’s 125th Anniversary in Buenos Aires, the 12th stop on the 16-city “Avon Believe World Tour.” More...

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Jun 17, 2011
Avon Foundation for Women Awards Grants Totaling $120,000 to Local Domestic Violence Organizations

Award-winning actress and Avon Global Ambassador Reese Witherspoon joined Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung to celebrate the company's 125th Anniversary...

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May 18, 2011
Chairman & CEO Andrea Jung and Rosa Maria Salazar Continue Avon’s New $2 Million Commitment to End Violence Against Women

MEXICO CITY – May, 17th – Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung today joined Rosa Maria Salazar, General Manager of the National Refuge Network, to celebrate Avon’s 125th Anniversary in...

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Apr 29, 2011
Avon Foundation for Women Awards $60,000 Grant to Chicago's Family Rescue, Inc.

Today, Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung and Avon partner, actress Zoe Saldana, awarded a $60,000 Avon Foundation for Women grant to Chicago-based Family...

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Apr 14, 2011
All Proceeds Contributed to The Nature Conservancy and World Wildlife Fund to Restore Endangered Forests in South America and Indonesia

In celebration of Earth Day and beyond, people around the globe can help "plant a future" and help restore critically endangered rain forests of South...

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Feb 9, 2011
Grant is part of Avon's new $1 million commitment to end violence against women in honor of its year-long 125th anniversary celebration

During an event to commemorate Avon's 125th anniversary, Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung and actor Patrick Dempsey awarded a $60,000 Avon Foundation for...

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Jan 25, 2011
Grant is part of Avon’s new $1 million commitment to end violence against women in honor of its year-long 125th anniversary celebration

Atlanta, GA – January 25, 2011 – At the kick-off of Avon’s year-long 125th anniversary celebration, the Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung awarded a $60,000 Avon Foundation for Women...

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Nov 15, 2010

NORTHAMPTON, U.K. – November 15, 2010 - Avon Cosmetic Limited’s riverside Northampton head office won national recognition for environmental excellence at the Green Apple Awards ceremony...

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Jun 3, 2010
Global Women's Environmental Movement Extends to 60 Countries and Reaches a Major Milestone in Two Months

In recognition of UN World Environment Day, Avon Products Inc. (NYSE: AVP) today announced that it will plant two million trees to restore the Atlantic Rainforest in South America, one of the most...

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Mar 16, 2010
$1 million Donation Kicks off Global Fundraising to Restore the Atlantic Rainforest in South America - Just $1.00 Per Tree

Avon Products Inc. (NYSE: AVP) today announced the launch of a global environmental mobilization in more than 65 countries and a $1 million contribution to The Nature Conservancy to launch the new...

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Mar 11, 2010
Donation to Fund International Programs to End Violence Against Women

The Avon Foundation for Women (www.avonfoundation.org) presented a $500,000 grant to the U.S. Department of State Secretary's Fund for Global Women's Leadership to accelerate the global movement...

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Mar 10, 2010
Initiative Includes $1.2 Million in Donations from the Avon Foundation for Women and Avon Products, Inc. to Fund Bold and Innovative Programs that Seek Sustainable Solutions to End World's Worst Forms of Violence: Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence and Hu

Vital Voices (www.vitalvoices.org) and The Avon Foundation for Women (www.avonfoundation.org) today announced The Global Partnership to End Violence Against women, a new innovative collaboration...

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Jan 18, 2010

Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) today announced that it has committed $1 million to support relief efforts in Haiti in response to the devastating earthquake in that country. The company said that...

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Dec 2, 2009
Reese Witherspoon supports Avon and Refuge's groundbreaking new campaign at the Houses of Parliament

Reese Witherspoon, Global Ambassador for Avon, headlined a press conference at the House of Commons today to promote a powerful new campaign against domestic violence. The campaign has been...

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Mar 3, 2009
Establishes new Avon Global Center for Women and Justice at Cornell Law School

One in three women worldwide experience violence in their lifetime(1), and in the U.S., a woman is assaulted every nine seconds(2). Around the world, services for victims are often vastly...

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Mar 3, 2009
Avon Commits Over $1.75 Million for New Partnerships

One in three women worldwide experience violence in their lifetime, and in the U.S., a woman is assaulted every nine seconds. Around the world, services for victims are often vastly underfunded or...

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