Andis Co. associates, the company announced, set a record raising funds for the United Way of Racine County, Wi, in 2012. In 2013, they surpassed last year’s contribution by 6%, the company stated.
Andis employees held numerous fundraising efforts to inspire giving, including a silent auction, a car wash and raffles for sporting event tickets, the health and wellness vendor related. A significant portion of the funds donated this year came from 30 Andis business partners, the company noted, as they responded to a donation letter with gifts ranging from $100 to more than $1,000.
“Each year our associates prove with their time and contributions how committed we all are to our community and to people in need,” says Matthew Andis, the company’s president. “Our United Way Committee did a fantastic job in running a campaign that was motivating, successful and full of fun events.”