WICKLIFFE, Ky., Dec. 5, 2017 – Ingevity employees recently donated $2,751 to Easter Seals West Kentucky in support of those living with autism and other disabilities throughout western Kentucky.
“At Ingevity, our goal is to always be a positive influence in our community,” said Rusty Fondaw, safety, health and environmental manager, Ingevity. “We’re proud of where we live and are passionate about finding ways in which we can give back. Easter Seals is dear to my heart and I’m thankful for the support my coworkers continue to provide to this worthy cause.”
Easter Seals serves children and adults with disabilities and special needs while focusing on inclusive care for all individuals. Funds donated by Ingevity employees will help Easter Seals operate facilities such as the Lily Pad, a facility for medically fragile children. They will also help fund supported employment programs and adult day training as well as speech, occupational and physical therapy sessions for both children and adults.
“We’re truly grateful for the continuous support Ingevity has shown our organization,” shared Hayley Coble, director of marketing and development, Easter Seals West Kentucky. “This donation helps us provide child care programs, job training and other resources to those in our community who need it most.”
Employees from Ingevity present a check totaling $2,751 to Easter Seals West Kentucky.
Pictured (l to r): Hayley Coble, director of marketing and development, Easter Seals
West Kentucky; Kevin Garrett, Rodney Pyle, Rusty Fondaw and Kevin Cunningham of Ingevity.
Ingevity: Purify, Protect and Enhance
Ingevity provides specialty chemicals and high-performance carbon materials and technologies that help customers solve complex problems. These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, printing inks and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions. Through a team of talented and experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures and brings to market products and processes that purify, protect and enhance the world around us. Headquartered in North Charleston, S.C., Ingevity operates from 25 locations around the world and employs approximately 1,500 people. The company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: NGVT). For more information, visit www.ingevity.com.