Paul Newman’s Legacy

no namePaul NewmanSeptember will mark 10 years since Paul Newman passed. His legacy continues, as well as the profound impact on society through his philanthropic work.originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMwidth 4764height 5921Paul NewmanPaul Newman has many roles through his life. He was an actor, film director, producer, race car driver, IndyCar owner, entrepreneur, philanthropist, cook, and activist. Despite his mega star status, Paul was a humble man of great generosity, and he didn’t want any self-recognition. His legacy lives on and continues to help make the world a better place. originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMwidth 4160height 6208Hotch and PaulWith his friend A.E. Hotchner, Paul Newman mixed up salad dressing to give to neighbors as holiday gifts. Paul Newman started Newman’s Own in 1982, announcing that all profits would go to charity.originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMwidth 5822orientation 1height 3732Newman’s Own FoundationPaul Newman established Newman’s Own Foundation in 2005 to assure the continuation of his commitment to use 100% of the net profits and royalties from the sale of Newman’s Own food and beverage products for charitable purposes. originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMheight 2245width 2972orientation 1camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop CS5.SeriousFun Children’s NetworkSeriousFun Children’s Network (founded by Paul Newman), which includes¬ 30 camps and programs around the world, offering children life-threatening conditions a chance to have a camp experience, at no charge. He was visionary in starting the first camp, The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp in Connecticut, in 1988, and the camp system expanded since then. originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMheight 3129width 2300orientation 1camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop CS3 Paul Newman with Michel Nischan (right)Paul Newman also helped to found other orgs including
Safe Water Network, CECP, RE-Center, Wholesome Wave, and Westport Farmer’s Market
originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMwidth 453height 495RacingPaul Newman competed in his first professional race at age 47. Each car that he raced had the age he was that year. His car numbers went up to 82. originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMwidth 350height 246Inspiring OthersFour notable celebrities, inspired by Paul Newman and Newman’s Own, launched enterprises that donate all profits to charity (Hugh Jackman with Laughing Man Coffee, Kevin Bacon with SixDegrees.org, Ryan Devlin with This Bar Saves Lives, and Edward Norton with CrowdRise – recently acquired by GoFundMe)originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMwidth 1353height 2000Paul Newman Stamp from USPS 2015In 2015, the U.S. Postal Service introduced a Paul Newman Forever postage stamp, which sold out quickly after its release.originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMwidth 331height 500originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMheight 743width 772orientation 1camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop CS5 Paul Newman’s LegacyWhen Paul passed in 2008, some speculated about how the company would carry on without him. Yet, 10 years after he’s gone, Newman’s Own is going strong and continuing to help millions of people around the world through charitable contributions that support nonprofit organizations. To date, more than $530 million has been donated to thousands of charities to help millions of lives.originaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMheight 2028width 2820orientation 1camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop CS5.