Director, Corporate Partnerships
World Food Program USA
As Director of Corporate Partnerships, Laura Starr works to engage companies and their employees to support global hunger relief.
Laura previously worked at the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at both the local chapter and the national office, where she grew a dinner dance event into a $2.5 million D.C. gala and established the first annual young professionals campaign. In her most recent role, she worked as the foundation’s National Director of Corporate Development, working with national corporate council leaders for various campaigns and events and serving as a strategic advisor for field fundraisers.
Articles by Laura Starr
Hope Looks Like: A Lion’s Share of Generosity For Nepal’s Recovery
Winning a Cannes Lion is one of the highest honors in the creative communications industry, but Mullen Lowe Group used the opportunity for a greater good: To deliver hope to…
The PepsiCo Foundation and WFP USA Join Forces To Deliver Hope to Syrian Refugees
The PepsiCo Foundation, a corporate partner of World Food Program USA, extended its generosity by donating $500,000 to support the United Nations World Food Programme’s (WFP) work with Syrian refugees.…
How The Private Sector Is Helping Provide Immediate Relief In Nepal
It’s been less than two weeks since a 7.8 magnitude earthquake devastated Nepal, and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has been working non-stop to reach millions of survivors with lifesaving…