Video: How did the $100,000 grant from the Pepsi Refresh Project to the Bay Area Food Bank help the charity? Click here for an update on it and the other three finalists.
Video: Each of TODAY hosts’ favorite charities received a $50,000 grant. The leaders each share how the money will make a difference. Watch videos below to learn their stories.
Video: This charity's mission is to provide hope and food in places now plagued by the Gulf oil spill. It received the $100,000 grant.
Video: This California-based nonprofit gives individuals with special needs the opportunity to participate in beach activities. It received a $50,000 grant.
Video: For the past 26 years, this charity has been reinvigorating both the land and people of St. Louis, Missouri. It received a $50,000 grant.
Video: This Seattle-based charity gives at-risk youth a unique way to perform required community service. It received a $50,000 grant.
Video: TODAY’s Meredith Vieira takes a look at Aspire, a charity that helps kids with disabilities. It received a $50,000 grant.
Video: TODAY’s Ann Curry looks at Jazz Foundation of America, which ensures musicians good health care. It got a $50K grant.
Video: TODAY’s Natalie Morales looks at an organization that helps out in a special way. It received a $50,000 grant.
Video: TODAY’s Matt Lauer takes a look at TreePeople, an environmental nonprofit. It too received a $50,000 grant.
Video: TODAY’s Al Roker looks at Clara White Mission, which gives the needy a helping hand. It received a $50,000 grant.
Video: TODAY’s Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb look at an org improving the lives of girls through dance and a grant.
Video: Pepsi is giving millions to fund your refreshing ideas. Each month, you submit ideas, you vote, and the ideas with the most votes receive $1.3 million in Pepsi Refresh Grants.
Video: Jonny received a $25,000 Pepsi Refresh Grant to develop his idea to make school buses more fuel-efficient.
Video: Sharif received a $5,000 Pepsi Refresh Grant to bike across the country, building affordable homes.
Video: The Sparkles received a $25,000 Pepsi Refresh Grant to start cheer squads for girls with special needs.