Corporate Funding Profile: Nestle Purina

Nestle Purina
HQ: St. Louis, MO
Employees: 8,200

Company Overview

Nestlé Purina stands for trust, and the Purina® brand consistently ranks as a leader in trust among pet owners. They work hard to earn that trust every day through unparalleled knowledge of our consumers and their pets, expertise in nutrition, our comprehensive range of high-quality established brands and our dedicated associates whose mission is to enrich the lives of pets and the people who love them.

Nestlé Purina promotes responsible pet care, humane education, community involvement and the positive bond between people and their pets. A premiere global manufacturer of pet products, Nestlé Purina is part of Swiss-based Nestlé S.A., a global leader in nutrition, health and wellness.

Giving: Purina Giving Programs

Nestlé Purina offers community support through product donations for pet shelters and disaster relief, grants and event sponsorships.

  • Product Donations: Purina is committed to making complete, balanced and high quality pet care products. They are proud to donate our pet food, treats and litter to more than 900 pet welfare organizations across the country.
  • Disaster Relief: They respond to many natural disasters in the U.S. by providing donations of product to pets in distress.
  • Grants:  Purina provides monetary donations to select pet welfare organizations (located within 50 miles of their St. Louis headquarters or one of the manufacturing locations) that promote pet welfare to support growth in the areas of capacity building, capital improvements and program and spay/neuter funding outside of an event.
  • Event Sponsorships: Purina will consider sponsorship of pet or pet-related events (located within 50 miles of their St. Louis headquarters or one of the manufacturing locations). Organizations can request monetary support, product samples or give away items for events.

Profile updated: Nov 2018