Pepsi Beverages Company, located in the Rainier Valley area of Seattle, has been serving its local community for more than 22 years through the Pepsi Valley Partnership. Founded in 1994 by Pepsi Seattle’s General Manager, the goal was to develop a program that would maximize Pepsi resources to support the local community. The partnership has donated over $2 million to organizations and programs such as Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Club, The Breakfast Group, Atlantic Street Center, Links/Legacy Foundation, SE Seattle Senior Center, Mt. Baker Community Club MLK Scholarship Fund, Northwest Black Pioneers, Chinese Information and Service Center, Asian Counseling and Referral Service, Central Area Community Festival, Well Spring Family Services and Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind. In addition to donating PepsiCo beverages, members of the Pepsi Valley Partnership Committee also donate their time and energy to these organizations and others through fundraising, preparing for events and holding board positions.