KOHLER makes a Run for Clarity

KOHLER makes a Run for Clarity

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KOHLER makes a Run for Clarity

A global leader in the design and manufacture of kitchen and bath products, as a part of their Global CSR initiative, organized a 5K marathon for of their employees at the Ambience island in Gurgaon on the 14th of August at 6:00 am.

The Run for Clarity, is a global CSR initiative by Kohler in which all the employees of Kohler along with their families are encouraged to participate in a run. Each participant is expected to run a minimum of 5Km. The idea is to accumulate a total of 40,075 Km, which is equal to the circumference of the earth, at the end of which Kohler will give away 50000 Clarity Water filters in collaboration World Vision, an international NGO. " Clarity " is an innovative, low-cost water-filter that has been designed by Kohler to provide access to safe water in places where there is a clear lack of potable water.

On this occasion Salil Sadanandan President- Kitchen & Bath Kohler Brand South Asia, Middle East & Sub Saharan Africa said " We at Kohler are proud to be have organized this event, The Run for Clarity. We are also proud to have created a product like the Clarity water filter which allows people in socially underprivileged communities to have access to safe drinking water. For every 5km run by our employees and their families today, we would be donating One clarity water filter through our partner NGO World Vision."

Over 100 associates along with their families signed up for the cause and ran including various directors/ functional heads from Kohlers K&B India leadership team.

About Kohler Co.

Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wisconsin, Kohler Co. is one of Americas oldest and largest privately held companies comprised of more than 30,000 associates. With more than 50 manufacturing locations worldwide, Kohler is a global leader in the manufacture of kitchen and bath products; engines and power systems; premier furniture, cabinetry and tile; and owner/operator of two of the worlds finest five-star hospitality and golf resort destinations in Kohler, and St Andrews, Scotland.

About the author

CSR VISION is India’s ( probably world’s ) first monthly magazine in print devoted to CSR and Sustainable Development for bringing together all stakeholders of SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT at a global and local levels and act as a platform for promoting strategic CSR and sustainable development practices through dissemination of information and knowledge.