Stories tagged with: Avon

August 28, 2015 - 3:02pm
24 weeks 36 min ago

The Muskingum County Hunger Network provided nearly 1,000,000 meals last year to families in need.

Feed the Children, Avon, Christ's Table, and the City of Zanesville teamed up for the 5th year in a row to help the Network, by distributing boxes filled with food and personal care items to local families. During Friday's milestone, 1,200 families went home with essentials. Avon Inventory Analyst, Glen Haynes explained why this event is so important in the community.


August 29, 2014 - 4:37pm
1 year 23 weeks ago

The 4th Annual Feed The Children Distribution was held Friday afternoon in the Secrest Auditorium parking lot.

Avon in conjunction with Christ's Table, the City of Zanesville and the Muskingum County Network helped to make this event a success. Vouchers were distributed to the 15 food pantries across Muskingum County earlier in the year then passed out to the 800 families that qualified. For each voucher a family received a box of hygiene products, a box of food items and a box of Avon...

September 17, 2013 - 5:50pm
2 years 21 weeks ago

Avon, Feed the Children and Christ's Table helped out hundreds of needy Muskingum County families Tuesday afternoon. In the Secrest parking lot, families were given three boxes filled with food, hygiene products and Avon products to make their lives a little easier. Director of Customer Service for Avon Zanesville, Eric Lee says Avon strives to help the community in anyway possible.

"We put in roll on deodorants as well as some jewelry for the ladies," said Lee. "...

June 8, 2012 - 5:33pm
3 years 35 weeks ago

The "Feed the Children" campaign had a successful turnout in downtown Zanesville Friday.

Avon's Distribution Center along with Christ's Table handed out boxes of food, household items and Avon products to families at Secrest Auditorium. Executive Director of Christ's Table Keely Warden coordinated the event. 

"We got the applications out to the Muskingum County food pantries and we were able to bring 1,200 families here today to join in this great...

September 30, 2011 - 5:15pm
4 years 19 weeks ago

The wet weather isn't stopping people from helping those in need.

Avon's Zanesville distribution center teamed up with Christ's Table to host the Feed the Children event at Secrest Auditorium.  Avon inventory control manager Clifford Hickok said 1,200 boxes of food and Avon personal care products were given out to 400 families in Muskingum County.

"Some people are just really thankful," said Hickok.  "Other people just can't believe that something like...

October 13, 2009 - 4:28pm
6 years 17 weeks ago

Today is a day that the city of Zanesville and Muskingum County have been looking forward to for a very long time.

While production at the Zanesville Avon Plant, located within the Eastpointe Development Park, has been underway since March, Avon Executives held a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the plant this afternoon.

WHIZ's Emily Baird has more.

"Together, we have created a tremendous facility, state-of-the-art, that will elevate our...

October 13, 2009 - 4:19pm
6 years 17 weeks ago

Avon Chairman and CEO Andrea Jung is also recognizing four non-profit groups in our area for their efforts in tackling both breast cancer and domestic violence.

Genesis Healthcare System received 50 thousand dollars for its work with breast cancer. The money will go toward the first nurse navigator that helps navigate medical and financial phases for women going through chemotherapy and other treaments.

Transitions Inc., located in Zanesville, received 20 thousand dollars...

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