On A Mission
Johnny Kendall the founder of Haven has been in the gourmet food industry for over 10 years. He has strategically sought out opportunities to re-invest in the community throughout his career. With the passion growing to do more for kids Haven was born.
Now with a Brand to drive revenue back to his social mission the sky is the limit.
Pop4Life was created in 2013 as a face to some of the projects Johnny was actively involved in. With the vehicles of change in place Haven and Pop4Life are proud to announce their first Pilot Entrepreneurial Development program in Costa Mesa. With their strategic partners they will launch another program for kids in the summer of 2018.
Here are some highlights from the last several years.
- Successful 12 week pilot entrepreneurial education program at Shalimar Center, Costa Mesa, CA
- Marketed successful 1FOR1 program that sponsored and sent 1 bag of popcorn to every sailor on the USS Harry S. Truman (2016)
- Ongoing campaign development and community service projects in Orange County ( CHOC Hospital, Think Together, Shalimar Center, Saddleback Church, Networks –Laguna Beach, OC Food Rescue and others)
- Built a reciprocity campaign with Safeway Corp using Gourmet Popcorn, that raised over $250,000 for cancer research and had distribution in over 125 retail stores. (2010-2013)