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Monday, October 6, 2014

GOJO Announces Support of City of Hope

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GOJO, the inventors of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, announced today that it will support  City of Hope, a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and life-threatening diseases located in Greater Los Angeles, through a special promotion. Between now and June 30, 2015, GOJO will donate 30 cents for every bottle of PURELL Spring Bloom Hand Sanitizer sold to City of Hope.

“The GOJO Purpose is saving lives and making life better through well-being solutions,” said Steve Schultz, GOJO North American Business President and COO.  “Each and every day, City of Hope is furthering the fight against cancer. We are happy to support their efforts.”

City of Hope’s mission is to transform the future of health through rapidly advancing scientific discoveries into better treatments and better prevention strategies for cancer. “The funds raised by GOJO will help our doctors and researchers specialize in discoveries and care that lead to longer and healthier lives for people everywhere,” said Steven Martin, vice president of marketing at City of Hope. “We thank them for their support of our vital work.”

 PURELL Spring Bloom Hand Sanitizer is available at participating office supply and on-line distributors and retailers.

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About GOJO -

GOJO, the inventors of PURELL® Hand Sanitizer, is the leading global producer and marketer of skin health and hygiene solutions for away-from-home settings. The broad GOJO product portfolio includes hand cleaning, handwashing, hand sanitizing, skin care formulas and surface sprays under the GOJO®, PURELL™ and PROVON® brand names. GOJO formulations use the latest advances in the science of skin care and sustainability. GOJO is known for state-of-the-art dispensing technology, engineered with attention to design, sustainability and functionality. GOJO programs promote healthy behaviors for hygiene, skin care and compliance in critical environments. GOJO is a family enterprise headquartered in Akron, Ohio, with operations in the United Kingdom, France, Australia, Japan, Mexico, and Canada.


Contact Information

Contact: Kelly Ward-Smith, Public Relations Senior Manager

Phone Number: 330-255-6293
Mobile Phone: 330-819-8638


This contact information is for news media only. For other inquiries, please contact GOJO customer service at 1-800-321-9647 or use the GOJO Contact Us form.