Kernels Optimism Project

You. A Friend. And a Free Trip to WE Day NYC

How? Share your story. Tell us how your optimism can make a positive impact on your community, and enter to win!

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Your Stories of Optimism

Here are some of the inspiring stories we’ve received so far

Eli, CEO of Kernels

"The opportunity to celebrate a movement like WE can’t be passed up and as such I am overjoyed to share my Optimism and pride that our Brand is a supporting sponsor. Together we can affect meaningful change and we ask you to come join us!”

Eli Staiman
CEO of Kernels

Gabriella DeBono, Western University

"Optimism means to live every day believing in yourself. Once you start living your life with Optimism, you will have the strength to overcome any challenges. Our greatest weakness in life is giving up on ourselves. Start every day with believing in yourself and good things will come."

Jessica Lynch
Brand Momentum Inc.

Andrew Bullis, Vancouver Film School

"Optimism is a life filled with good health, love, positive energy, and gratitude felt by ALL. Optimism starts with more heart, hopefulness, goodness and celebration of life by ALL. Optimism means that there is no joy in having anything if you don’t share."

Lauren Albert
Autism Speaks Canada

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Here’s What You Can Win!

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The Prize Package

Here’s what you can win!

Grand Prize:

  • • Flights to NYC for 4 days
  • • Hotel rooms for 3 days
  • • $800/person of spending money
  • • VIP tickets to WE Day!

Runner-up Prize:

  • • Kernels’ Optimism Project School Support Pack including tablet, fitness device, speakers, school supplies and gift cards

What is Kernels Optimism Project?

Kernels Optimism Project is committed to creating meaningful change and lasting impact in the communities and programs it supports through its partnership with WE Charity.

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The community of Esinoni is located in the Nkori Nkori region of the South Narok District in Kenya. It is currently home to over 1,200 residents, including 800 children under the age of 18.

In partnership with Esinoni and the local government, WE Charity implements holistic, sustainable development programming through the Free The Children’s WE Villages model, empowering community members with the resources and knowledge to break the cycle of poverty.

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Endless Popabilities

Every snack bag of Kernels Popcorn generates a donation to the Kernels Optimism Project.

With the purchase of a Kernels Optimism Project Virtual Gift Card, Kernels Popcorn will make a donation (equal to 10% of the face value of the card) to the Kernels Optimism Project.

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