News Release

Media Alert: Procter & Gamble Announce Legacy Commitment to Raise Money to Support Youth Sports Through Our Partnership with the Olympic Movement

Category:

Wednesday, August 8, 2012 1:51 pm BST

Dateline:

LONDON

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WORLDWIDE PARTNER – 9th August at 4:00PM: At P&G we believe that today’s young children have the potential to be tomorrow’s Olympians. Through our partnership with the IOC we will today announce our commitment to raise, a to be disclosed amount of money to help Moms now and in the future, help their kids achieve their dreams and play sports. Olympians Kerri Walsh and Paula Radcliffe will use their voice to help inspire the spirit of play and the importance of youth development through sport.

A photo call will take place immediately following.

When

4:00-5:00PM / August 9, 2012
 

Where

London Media Centre
One Great George Street,
London, SW1P 3AA
 

Who

Marc Pritchard, P&G Global Brand Building Officer
Timo Lumme, Managing Director of IOC Television & Marketing Services
Kerri Walsh, USA, Beach Volleyball
Paula Radcliffe, GBR, Marathon
Tyson Gay, USA Athletics
Gemma Gibbons, GBR, Judo
Charmaine Crooks, Five-time Canadian Olympian
 

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Note to Editors:

To RSVP attendance at the London event please email Alicia.diotte@hkstrategies.com

For a full list of assets and information related to the P&G Thank You Mom campaign, including photos and video, visit www.PGThankYouMomMediaCenter.com.

A live webcast of the press conference will be available through www.londonmediacentre.co.uk.

Contact:

P&G Central Press Office
Tel: +44 020 3657 7734
Email: PG2012.im@pg.com