Sioux City, IA — To celebrate its centennial, The American Pop Corn Co. through its Jolly Time brand is initating Kernels of Kindness to reward those who perform acts of kindness in the community, the company reports.
The program will bestow $1,000 grants to 100 individuals and organizations that bring joy and happiness to others to continue their deeds. Nominations can be made online at jollytime.com/kernelsofkindness until June 15, and those submitting nominations will receive a coupon for a free box of Jolly Time microwave popcorn.
Jolly Time judges will select the winners, whose stories will be shared online and through social media.
“Our greatest joy and constant motivation is bringing families and friends together,” Garry Smith, president, says. “In celebration of our 100th year, we wanted to extend our commitment to communities across the U.S. We’re very excited to see what $100,000 of good will bring.”