Activities Benefit Charities!
ACI and its members work year-round to contribute to a better quality of life and support society's efforts to enhance health and well-being through improved hygiene and sanitation. Our time together at the ACI Convention is no different and provides an excellent venue for our industry to demonstrate our commitment to better living.
The ACI Charity events held during the ACI Convention benefit Cleaning for a Reason, a 501(c)(3) organization that provides free residential cleaning services to women undergoing treatment for cancer so that they may better focus on their families and getting well.
On Wednesday morning, the 5K Fun Run was sponsored by P&G Chemicals.
Shell Chemical LP was once again the official sponsor of the 2016 Charity Duck Race which took place Wednesday afternoon.
Thanks also go to our Large Corporate Duck Sponsors: Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., AkzoNobel Chemicals LLC, Amway, Arylessence, Inc., Brenntag North America, Celeste Industries Corporation, Church & Dwight Co., Inc., Corbion, Firmenich Incorporated, Happi/Rodman Publishing Corp., Huntsman Corporation, Lonza Inc., McLauchlan Adamson & Associates, Monosol, Kuraray WS Film Division, Novozymes, Procter & Gamble, Shell Chemical LP, Stepan Company, Sun Products Corporation, The Clorox Company and Wacker Chemical Corporation.
The XL Corporate Duck Sponsors were: Karlville, Oxiteno Brazil, Sasol, Shell Chemical LP and The Dow Chemical Company.
Many participated to watch the ducks swim down the Lazy River.
Friday afternoon, more than 30 golfers participated in the 7th Annual Charity Golf Tournament.
In recognition of ACI's 90th Anniversary, ACI has set a goal of building 9,090 hygiene kits for families in need over a period of two days during Convention. ACI, in partnership with Clean the World provides attendees a chance to compete against each other on an individual and company level to see who can build the most kits! Kits include bars of recycled soap, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, a toothbrush, toothpaste, a washcloth and an inspirational message.