Entries by Clean the World

Middle School Students Learn the Importance of Hand Washing

On February 15, Clean the World employees volunteered at Memorial Middle School in Orlando for our monthly Soap in Schools program. We had the wonderful opportunity to teach students the importance of hand washing, while also keeping them engaged and creating an environment where they have fun learning about germs and hygiene! To begin the […]

Las Vegas Students Working Hard to Make a Difference

Clean the World is eternally grateful for the volunteers who help us achieve our goals of recycling soap and saving lives. Among these amazing volunteers are a group of students from Cheyenne High School in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Clean the World team members work hand-in-hand with young adults in Cheyenne’s Postsecondary Opportunities for Students […]

PRESS RELEASE: Fairmont St Andrews Supports Clean the World Initiative

Five-star hotel joins international recycling program and will donate soaps and bathroom amenities to organisations around the world ST ANDREWS, Scotland – 23 January 2017 – Fairmont St Andrews has joined the Clean the World hospitality initiative, which will see the five-star Scottish resort donate its soaps and discarded hygiene products to be recycled for […]

New Clean the World Hotel Partners: November and December 2017

Everything we do at Clean the World starts with our amazing hotel partners. Here are the most recent additions to the Clean the World family: • The Hotel Congress, Tucson, AZ • Days Inn Austin/University/Downtown, Austin, TX • Lucky Dragon Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV • Hilton Garden Inn Portland/Beaverton, Beaverton, OR • Residence Inn […]

School Attendance Leaps 45% During Kenya Program

In November, we wrapped up our inaugural nine-month Soap in Schools Program in Kenya, and we have the final results. Across the 12 schools, serving more than 4,000 children, we saw an overall reduction in hygiene-related illnesses (diarrheal diseases, pneumonia, and skin infections) of 56 percent. And school attendance increased 45 percent from when the […]

NEWS RELEASE: Former Orlando Predators Head Coach Rob Keefe Joins Clean the World as Manager of Products and Business Development

4-Time Arena Football League Champion Will Focus His Energy, Passion, and Winning Spirit on Addressing Hygiene Needs in Communities Nationwide   ORLANDO, Fla. — (Dec. 1, 2016) – After leading the Orlando Predators to back-to-back Arena Football League South Division championships during his three seasons as head coach, Rob Keefe is tackling a new challenge. […]

Girl Scouts Learn About the Importance of Hand Hygiene on Global Handwashing Day

On Saturday, Oct. 15, we observed Global Handwashing Day by hosting a group of Girl Scouts at our Orlando facility for activities that were both educational and life-changing. Global Handwashing Day is an annual global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness about the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective way to prevent diseases. Clean the […]