Surprise, AZ (August 24, 2023) - IRIS USA, a leading manufacturer of innovative storage and organizational solutions, is proud to announce its contribution of $20,000 in aid to support the victims of the recent Maui fire disaster. This donation, comprising both product and cash contributions, underscores IRIS USA's commitment to helping communities in times of need.
IRIS USA has donated a total of $10,000 worth of products. This includes an assortment of essential items such as plastic storage bins, bags of rice, and WOOZOO fans. These products will not only provide immediate relief to those affected but will also aid in the long-term recovery and reconstruction efforts.
In addition to the product donation, IRIS USA employees rallied together to make a significant impact on the relief efforts. Employees generously contributed to the donation, and as part of IRIS USA’s commitment to its community, the company matched their contributions and together donated $10,000 in cash. This collective effort demonstrates the strong sense of community and shared responsibility among IRIS USA employees.
Both the product and cash donations will be administered and distributed by the Webco Foundation, a reputable charitable organization with a proven track record of effective disaster relief efforts in Hawaii. Webco Foundation will ensure that the donations reach those affected and will be instrumental in providing immediate assistance to the Maui fire victims.
"We stand in solidarity with the people of Maui during this challenging time," said Hiroyuki Takahashi, President at IRIS USA. "Our hearts go out to the individuals and families affected by the recent fire disaster, and we hope that our contributions can help alleviate some of the hardship they are facing. We are thankful for our employees' generosity and are committed to working together with the Webco Foundation to support the ongoing relief and recovery efforts."
IRIS USA is dedicated to making a meaningful impact on the lives of those affected by disasters like the Maui wildfire. The company remains committed to corporate social responsibility and will continue to explore opportunities to give back to the communities it serves.
About IRIS USA
Since 1994, IRIS USA has become a trusted name in innovative home essentials. From revolutionary clear plastic storage boxes (unheard of at the time) to our latest foray into home electronics, IRIS USA continues to develop products that bring organization, comfort, and convenience to everyday living. Our focus on continual innovation has allowed IRIS USA to offer an extensive product-line in a wide array of categories: storage, organization, craft & hobby, home, office, pet, and now, small appliances. As a leading manufacturer worldwide, IRIS USA products can be found at almost any retailer, including home and hardware centers, warehouse clubs, supermarkets, online retailers, and specialty stores. Visit www.irisusainc.com.
Parent Company Profile:
IRIS Ohyama, Inc., is headquartered in Sendai, Japan, is a global manufacturer of over 19,000 household products and consumables. IRIS Ohyama originated in 1958 and expanded into the U.S. market in 1992, with its principal U.S. headquarters located in Surprise, Arizona. IRIS Ohyama’s attention to its customers has resulted in growth of its operations to Asia, America and Europe.
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