New York, NY – November 20, 2015
WHO: The Dream Foundation and LivePerson Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN), a leading provider of digital engagement solutions
WHAT: FeedingNYC, a Dream Big Foundation program, in partnership with LivePerson, will hand-deliver Thanksgiving meals to families in need. LivePerson employees, along with more than 400 FeedingNYC volunteers, will team with shelters throughout New York’s five boroughs to collect and distribute meals for 3,000 families, bringing much-needed food, support and encouragement.
WHEN: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 6:00 AM
WHERE: FeedingNYC will be headquartered at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers, (Pier 60 and 23rd); volunteers will begin packing boxes at 6:00 AM and teams will start delivering to shelters on the afternoon of November 24. Meals will be hand delivered to Women in Need, Jewish Federation, Catholic Charities, and City Harvest. Interview opportunities for press will be available at the volunteer site at Chelsea Piers with LivePerson CEO and FeedingNYC Founder, Rob LoCascio. Interview opportunities are also available at select shelters during delivery times.
There has been tremendous support from volunteers to help package and deliver meals on the day of the event, but the organization is still accepting much-needed donations. To make a donation, please go to: www.crowdrise.com/FeedingNYC2015. For more information on FeedingNYC please visit http://www.feedingnyc.org.
For more information on LivePerson Cares and its affiliate programs, please visit: http://www.liveperson.com/about/lp-cares.
About the Dream Big Foundation
The Dream Big Foundation was founded by Robert LoCascio in 2001 with its first program, FeedingNYC, which aims to feed New York City’s families in need for Thanksgiving. Since 2001, FeedingNYC has donated more than 40,000 Thanksgiving meals. In 2014, Dream Big launched its second program, the Dream Big Brownsville Entrepreneurship Initiative to provide funding, mentoring, and resources to local entrepreneurs to drive economic growth in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Learn more at www.thedreambig.org.
LivePerson, Inc. (Nasdaq: LPSN) offers a cloud-based platform that enables businesses to proactively connect in real-time with their customers via chat, voice, and content delivery at the right time, through the right channel, including websites, social media, and mobile devices. This “intelligent engagement” is driven by real-time behavioral analytics, producing connections based on a true understanding of business objectives and customer needs. For more information, please visit www.liveperson.com. To view other global press releases about LivePerson, please visit pr.liveperson.com.