Chobani Donates Yogurt Withheld From Olympians to Food Banks

Feeding the hungry.
Feeding the hungry. Photo: Chobani

United States Senator Charles Schumer’s diplomatic efforts were not successful in persuading Russian heath-department officials to allow the more than 5,000 individual-sized cups of Chobani yogurt meant for USA’s Olympic athletes into Sochi. The plain and fruit-flavored Greek yogurt will instead be delivered to food banks in New York and New Jersey. [Earlier]