2024 ReFED Food Waste Solutions Summit

June 11-13, 2024 | Baltimore, MD
Baltimore Convention Center

Sunny Reelhorn Parr

Head of Philanthropy, Corporate Affairs | Executive Director,

The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation and The Kroger Co. Foundation


Sunny serves as the head of corporate philanthropy and strategy at Kroger. With annual revenues of $132 billion, Kroger is the world’s third-largest retailer and ranks #17 on the Fortune 500 list. She leads philanthropy, which includes responsibility for both The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation and The Kroger Co. Foundation. In her role, she directs the corporate philanthropic strategy and grantmaking across the Kroger family of companies. She oversees $175 million in assets and a $38 million portfolio of grantmaking. She is passionate about catalyzing innovation and change through meaningful, trusting partnerships with community leaders and everyday experts. In her role, she oversees the $10 million Innovation Fund – the first philanthropic commitment to seek and provide nondilutive grant funding to innovative startups, solutions and technologies focused on ending food waste – as well as the $5 million Racial Equity Fund to support organizations who are working to advance racial equity through innovative solutions. She is committed to advancing Kroger’s purpose to Feed the Human Spirit.

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