Effort is beautiful

We believe that we all have a responsibility to make our world a better place, and to help the people in it. We love great food, but we also truly care about the people we feed! 

Panda Cares

Panda Cares is a community outreach program of the Panda Restaurant Group – a key strategic partner of Overhill Farms/Bellisio Foods.  Since being established in 1999 Panda Cares has donated millions of dollars to non-profit organizations, schools and children's hospitals.

The Mission of Panda Cares is to bring hope to children in need.  It promotes the spirit of giving which is why Bellisio has been a proud sponsor of the organization for over 15 years.



Operation Homefront and Bellisio Foods have teamed up to support service members across the nation. Through the partnership, Bellisio Foods will collaborate with Operation Homefront in efforts to help military families through food and emergency assistance, as well as other services.


The Crisis Nursery inspires people every day to help stop child abuse while striving to strengthen families. Family is the glue that holds us together, which is why Bellisio Foods, Inc. is proud to be a sponsor as of 2013. Having just celebrated their 30th anniversary, the Nursery has helped over 54,000 Children and has read an estimated 73,000 books to the little ones that they have helped. 

Page Education Foundation

Bellisio Foods is a proud sponsor of the Page Education Foundation. Founded by Alan Page, a NFL legacy, this amazing organization recognizes a need for our education system to reach more young people of color. From the day it began, the Foundation has offered money and encouragement to students of color facing incredible barriers to attainting their educational dreams which are ones that should never be stopped.




Launched in 2007, this scholarship fund supports all forms of higher education for the children and grandchildren of our employees. The vast majority of our employees are in Appalachian Ohio, and we encourage their children’s economic success through a strong education. The fund is administered by the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio. Read an article about the Spring 2009 Awards.


Feeding America, formally Second Harvest Heartland, is the Upper Midwest's largest hunger-relief organization, delivering millions of pounds of food to hundreds of non-profit member agencies and programs each year.


Our employees in Jackson, OH continue to lead the way in being the largest contributor and volunteer base in our home county, year after year.


Enactus is a global nonprofit organization active in more than 40 countries. Working in partnership with business and higher education, Enactus challenges teams of college students to develop community improvement projects that implement market economics, success skills, entrepreneurship, financial literacy, and business ethics.


Working to prevent, treat and cure heart disease among needy children in developing countries, Children's HeartLink shares our vision of focusing resources where we can make a big difference both locally and globally, through the donation of money, supplies, equipment, and volunteer hours.