Los Angeles, CA. (Nov. 9, 2020) - KPOP Foods, a Korean inspired sauce and snack brand, announces its pledge to help provide disaster relief and support veterans through a holiday season partnership with Team Rubicon through December 31, 2020.
Team Rubicon is a non-profit that serves communities by mobilizing an all-volunteer force composed roughly of 70% veterans and first responders, leveraging their skills and experience to help people prepare, respond, and recover from disasters and humanitarian crises. Team Rubicon’s mission is providing relief to those affected by disaster, no matter when or where they strike.
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“2020 has been an unprecedented year of disasters with wildfires, hurricanes, and COVID-19 sweeping the nation. Team Rubicon has such a critical mission and now, more than ever, they need our support. Whether it’s by donating or volunteering, we can help those in their worst of days.” - Mike Kim, U.S. Army Veteran and KPOP Foods co-founder.
About KPOP Foods
KPOP Foods is a minority-owned food brand inviting people to discover and enjoy Korean food and flavors through its line of versatile sauces and flavored seaweed snacks. Co-founded by Theo Lee and U.S. Army veteran Mike Kim out of UCLA Anderson in 2017, celebrity chef and restaurateur Chris Oh joined KPOP Foods as its Head of Product and Product Development in 2018. Their products have been featured by the Union Tribune, the Specialty Food Association, the San Diego Bay Wine and Food Festival, KeHE, and more. Products are available via kpopfoods.com, Amazon Prime, and grocers Bristol Farms, Gelson's, Hy-Vee, Lowe's Foods, and 400+ other grocery and retail locations.
About Team Rubicon
Team Rubicon is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that serves communities by mobilizing veterans to continue their service by leveraging their skills and experience to help people prepare, respond, and recover from disasters and humanitarian crises. Founded following the Haiti earthquake in 2010, the organization has grown to over 130,000 volunteers across the United States and has launched over 700 operations both domestically and internationally. Amidst the COVID-19 outbreak, Team Rubicon has continued to deliver disaster response and rebuild services in core mission areas in response to Hurricanes Laura, Sally, and Delta, and the West Coast wildfires. The organization has also expanded their scope of missions to meet community needs brought about by COVID. Visit www.teamrubiconusa.org for more information.
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