WHO: Prospector Popcorn is more than just a gourmet popcorn brand, but one that provides competitive and inclusive employment for people with disabilities.They sparkle and transform their passions into professions, while earning paychecks with competitive wages. Approximately 75% of its 125 employees self-identify with a disability.
WHAT: On March 21, 2023, the world will be celebrating World Down Syndrome Day. To help demonstrate how talented this workforce is, Prospector Popcorn is releasing a limited-edition, 21-ingredient flavor called Down To Sparkle. Enjoy this sensational combination of pretzels, chocolate, marshmallows, and caramel – all popped, mixed, and baked by their team of Popcornistas.
WHEN: People can begin purchasing Down To Sparkle starting March 1, 2023, in addition to any of their other 8 staple flavors which are available all year round.
WHERE: Popcorn lovers and people wanting to support World Down Syndrome Day are encouraged to purchase these delicious gourmet popcorn flavors on Prospector Popcorn’s official website.
WHY: Approximately 80% of Americans with disabilities don’t have a job. Meaningful employment is vital to a person’s mental, social, financial, and emotional health. Prospector Popcorn wants to transform the lives of people with disabilities by giving them competitive and inclusive employment opportunities. When you purchase delicious popcorn from them, you create the thousands of opportunities and interactions that fuel the Prospector’s mission, while celebrating World Down Syndrome Day!