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Morgan Stanley Launches Year Two of Feeding Kids Around the Clock - 24 Hours of Volunteer Activities Worldwide to Help in the Fight Against Child Hunger

Jun 1, 2018

One day only − starting in Australia and ending in Hawaii − Morgan Stanley employees will join together once again on June 1 to kick off the 13th annual Global Volunteer Month

New York —

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced year two of “Feeding Kids Around the Clock,” 24 hours of employee volunteer activities dedicated to raising awareness of child hunger. Giving back to its communities is a core value for Morgan Stanley, and for more than 40 years, the Firm has been committed to helping children get a healthy start in life. Having access to food is essential to this mission. Building on the impact of last year’s inaugural initiative, which provided nearly 1.9M meals in one day, Morgan Stanley employees around the world will volunteer and see the impact one day of service can have on an organization, a community and a child’s life.

To kick off the 13th annual Global Volunteer Month, Morgan Stanley employees around the world will join together on June 1 to provide food for children in need. During this 24-hour period, activities will take place at nearly all times, using Morgan Stanley’s global footprint to make an impact in the communities where we live and work. Thanks to our global partners and Feeding America® in the U.S., there will be 137 projects taking place in 72 cities globally. Employees and the public will be able to follow along as meals are tracked and events take place around the world at and on social media @MorganStanley.

“Giving back and giving children a healthy start to life is rooted in who we are as a firm,” said Joan Steinberg, Global Head of Philanthropy at Morgan Stanley. “Our amazing employees are excited to once again unite with their colleagues around the world on this one day to make an impact in the communities where we live and work and help fight against child hunger.”

Key components of Feeding Kids Around the Clock:

·         Morgan Stanley will provide millions of meals during this 24-hour period, but with 155 million children under five years old suffering from poor nutrition, this battle can’t be won alone. Help us raise awareness and fight child hunger.

·         Partnering with Feeding America and Food Bank For New York City, Morgan Stanley will hold an employee volunteer event in Times Square to pack food and raise awareness of child summer hunger in the U.S. Anyone passing by can join in by tweeting with the hashtags: #FightChildHunger and #SummerBreakisBroken.

·         Morgan Stanley will track meals provided throughout the day, posting updates on its digital signage in Times Square and on social media using @MorganStanley, #MSGivesBack and #FightChildHunger.

·         Employee volunteer activities will take place in the following cities outside the U.S.:

·         Adelaide

·         Melbourne

·         Perth

·         Sydney

·         Sao Paolo

·         Shanghai

·         London

·         Paris

·         Frankfurt

·         Hong Kong

·         Budapest

·         Bengaluru

·         Mumbai

·         Jakarta

·         Dublin

·         Milan

·         Tokyo

·         Mexico City

·         Moscow

·         Glasgow

·         Singapore

·         Seoul

·         Madrid

·         Taipei

o   Cities in the U.S.:

      -  Phoenix, Arizona

      -  Tucson, Arizona

      -  Little Rock, Arkansas

      -  Irvine, California

      -  Oxnard, California

      -  Pleasanton, California

      -  San Diego, California

      -  Wallingford, Connecticut

      -  Boynton Beach, Florida

      -  Gainesville, Florida

      -  Jacksonville, Florida

     -  Orlando, Florida

     -  Pembroke Park, Florida

     -  Sarasota, Florida

     -  Tampa, Florida

     -  Atlanta, Georgia

    -  Honolulu, Hawaii

    -  Maui, Hawaii

    -  Oak Brook, Illinois

    -  Peoria, Illinois

    -  Auburn, Maine

    -  Comstock Park, Michigan

    -  Warren, Michigan

    -  St. Paul, Minnesota

    -  Kansas City, Missouri

    -  Las Vegas, Nevada

    -  Hillside, New Jersey

    -  Pennsauken, New Jersey

    -  Albuquerque, New Mexico

    -  Buffalo, New York

    -  Elmsford, New York

    -  New York, New York

    -  Cincinnati, Ohio

   -  Cleveland, Ohio

   -  Dayton, Ohio

   -  Grove City, Ohio

   -  Westerville, Ohio

   -  Youngstown, Ohio

   -  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

   -  Tulsa, Oklahoma

   -  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

   -  Wilkes- Barre, Pennsylvania

   -  Chattanooga, Tennessee

   -  Austin, Texas

   -  Dallas, Texas

   -  El Paso, Texas

   -  Houston, Texas

   -  Salt Lake City, Utah

   -  Norfolk, Virginia

   -  Richmond, Virginia

   -  Madison, Wisconsin

   -  Milwaukee, Wisconsin

In the Firm’s inaugural Feeding Kids Around the Clock campaign, over 2,300 Morgan Stanley employees volunteered in more than 100 events that took place in 55 cities around the globe, providing nearly 1.9M meals to fight child hunger in one day.

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities, wealth management and investment management services. With offices in more than 41 countries, the Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments, institutions and individuals. For more information about Morgan Stanley, please visit

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