•Gwyneth Paltrow is an Oscar Award winning
actor, entrepreneur, singer, and food writer. Through
her lifestyle enterprise, GOOP, she has supported
such philanthropic efforts as The Edible Schoolyard,
The David Lynch Foundation, Pencils of Promise, and
DonorsChoose.org. Each of these organizations is
committed to educating or supporting education in
high need communities.
Ms. Paltrow has also been involved with LA Kitchen,
which uses cosmetically imperfect fruits and
vegetables to train and create culinary jobs for the
unemployed and meals for the community. She is
currently on the Emeritus Board of The Robin Hood
Foundation, having been affiliated with the organization
for some 15 years. Through her work at The Robin Hood
Foundation, and her personal relationship with our Chairman,
Mr. Michael Tiedemann, Ms. Paltrow came to know of the RIVER
FUND as a pioneer in the fight against poverty, and has become
one of our most fervent champions.
The RIVER FUND is proud to recognize the philanthropic impact
of Gwyneth Paltrow by inducting her into our FRONTLINE FORCE.
Her compassion and generosity will continue to touch many lives
through her support of critical work on the frontlines.