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Terra Bella, CA- Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc.- the nation’s second largest pistachio processor and maker of Setton Farms Pistachio Chewy Bites based in California’s Central Valley- is excited to be an official sponsor of the first annual Griffith Park Run, taking place in Los Angeles on January 25th.
Proceeds from the inaugural event will benefit Los Angeles city parks and over 435 recreational spaces in the L.A. area. Funds raised will help with water conservation efforts, recycling initiatives, park beautification projects, pool renovations, court resurfacing projects and the addition of numerous walking paths.
Event attendees will have the opportunity to run a 5K or half marathon race and a portion or the route will travel through Griffith Park. In addition to being an official sponsor of the race, Setton Farms will have samples of its Pistachio Chewy Bites products available to the 2,000 race participants. Chefs and brand ambassadors, Jenny Engel and Heather Goldberg of Spork Foods, will be passing out samples at the brand’s booth while cheering on participants.
“It was an easy decision for us to sponsor the Griffith Park Run,” said Setton Farms COO Mia Cohen. “We are so happy to be able to help provide support for the parks and spaces that offer people a place to exercise and enjoy the outdoors.”
Additional event sponsors of the Griffith Park Run include Subaru of Glendale, Anthem Blue Cross, Clif Bar, The Coca Cola Company, Curb, Los Angeles Magazine, Road Runner Sports, and 100.3fm The Sound of LA.
For more information and registration information, visit www.griffithparkrun.com
About Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc.
Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc., the second largest pistachio processor in the United States, has been growing and processing pistachios in the Central Valley of California since 1986. Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc. has ownership in over 10,000 acres of planted pistachios and currently has the capacity to process over 110 million pounds of pistachios owned by Setton and its grower partners. Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc. provides pistachios to more than 50 foreign markets, and through Setton International Foods Inc., distributes a variety of nuts and dried fruits to wholesalers and retailers throughout the United States. Visit www.settonfarms.com to learn more.