Lupita Nyong'o Joins Michael Kors' Watch Hunger Stop Campaign
Michael Kors recently announced that the 12 Years A Slave Academy Award-winning actress, Lupita Nyong’o, has joined its philanthropic campaign against hunger—Watch Hunger Stop. Now in its 7th year, the campaign supports the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and its school meals programme, which to date has delivered over 18 million meals to children in need. The theme for Watch Hunger Stop's 2019 campaign is "Food Is Love", inspired by words often used by Michael Kors when speaking about the issue.
In conjunction with World Food Day on October 16, Michael Kors has created a Watch Hunger Stop capsule collection comprising a T-shirt and a tote bag embroidered with the word "LOVE". They are available for purchase online and in select Michael Kors lifestyle stores around the world.
Michael Kors will donate all proceeds from the sale of the LOVE T-shirt or tote bag to WFP. In addition, Michael Kors will donate 100 meals to WFP for each photo posted on social media showing the buyer with either one of the items and the hashtag #watchhungerstop.
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