Igloo has donated $203,794 to the CDC Foundation and the Restaurant Employee Relief Fund, in the fight against COVID-19.
According to the company, from March 19 to May 1, Igloo had pledged 100% of the profits from all Playmate Coolers sold on its website to the CDC Foundation and Employee Relief Fund. The funds have now been delivered to these partner organizations.
“Thank you to the medical professionals and first responders who remain committed to the front lines amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Thank you to Guy Fieri who made our donation to the Restaurant Employee Relief Fund possible. And a huge thank you to our fans and customers who supported this initiative,” said Dave Allen, Igloo president and CEO. “We hope the PPE donated can positively impact the health and safety of the health care professionals who have received it, and we look forward to seeing the restaurant industry and its workers rise out of this global pandemic even stronger than before.”