Clean the World Blog

Shawn with Don Quijote Awards representatives Augusto Sanabria (left), Diana Bolivar, and David Ruiz (right).

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Outstanding Leaders

At a press conference in Orlando this morning, the Hispanic Initiative Fund of Florida, Inc. (HBIF) and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando announced the 12 finalists for the 18th Annual Don Quijote Awards. Clean the World founder and CEO Shawn Seipler was among the finalists. He is nominated in the Excellence Award […]


A Letter From Our Chief Development Officer

Dear Friend: On Global Handwashing Day, we recognize the importance of hand washing in global health and celebrate the impact hygiene organizations are making around the world. As you probably know, hand washing makes a difference! Hygiene-related illnesses are the leading causes of death for children globally, claiming nearly 6,000 lives every day – more than […]


Clean the World Launches in Europe

Six years after creating the world’s first and only large-scale hotel soap recycling program, we are excited to announce that beginning today – Global Handwashing Day 2015 – Clean the World is now operating in Europe. For the expansion into Europe, our plan was to follow the same formula that worked for us in North America […]


#Donate now @Clean the World

We are excited to announce our newest social media add-on feature: #Donate. If you’re hip to social media, you know that’s pronounced “Hashtag Donate.” This amazing technology from GoodWorld allows users to donate money to their favorite cause simply by commenting “#donate” followed by a dollar amount on a charity’s Facebook page or @ them […]


Las Vegas Sands and Guest Supply Team With Clean the World to Build 200,000 Hygiene Kits

On Saturday, Sept. 26, Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) and Guest Supply, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sysco Corporation, joined us for an unprecedented global volunteer event. In a 24-hour period, more than 4,000 LVS team members and community volunteers built 200,000 hygiene kits that will be distributed to people in need worldwide. The Las Vegas […]