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The Soap Academy and Caraway Elementary celebrate Global Handwashing Day 2017 in the United States

October 13, 2017

A group of 16 students from Kathy Caraway Elementary in Round Rock, Texas learned about the importance of soap and washing their hands. They made posters last week to post around the school to raise awareness and teach other students the importance of washing their […]

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Univeristy of Florida celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2017 in the United States

October 9, 2017

Graduate students in sustainable development WaSH engineering course are constructing and demonstrating tippy tap appropriate technologies. This project is also supplemented by lectures and in-class activities on hygiene.

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International Aid celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2017 in the United States

October 3, 2017

International Aid will celebrate Global Handwashing Day at Lake Hills Elementary in Grand Haven (MI) on October 13th, 2017. There will be handwashing relays, games and prizes for the children. They will have an educational presentation on the importance of handwashing with soap. International Aid is an […]

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University of Florida celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2017 in the United States

September 7, 2017

Graduate students in sustainable development WASH engineering course at the University of Florida are constructing and demonstrating tippy tap appropriate technologies. Project is supplemented by lectures and in-class activities on hygiene.

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Child Action celebrates with staff and parents in California

December 19, 2016

This year, Child Action posted Global Handwashing Day poster’s in their lavatories for staff and parent visitors.  They provided to childcare providers with critical information, reaching 200 people at least.  On October 15, they held a training on Healthy Habits, and 20 teachers were present. They also gave away glitter […]

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Hilton teams up with the Memphis Union Mission and Clean the World to donate soap to those in need

November 1, 2016

In support of Global Handwashing Day, 5,300 bars of recycled soap were delivered to the Memphis Union Mission on October 13  to help save lives within the 2,000+ local homeless community.  Bill Duncan, global head of Hilton’s All Suites portfolio, presented the donation as part of the […]

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Bradley Corp increases impact of Global Handwashing Day through social media news release and annual event

October 18, 2016

Bradley Corp’s news release distributed via PR Newswire on October 14th aimed to remind all people that developing a regular habit of handwashing with soap is the most basic and efficient way to counteract illnesses and diseases. Their annual event underscores how the simple act of washing […]

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Watch this Global Handwashing Day webinar, hosted by the American Cleaning Institute

October 8, 2016

Watch this pre-recorded webinar, entitled “Make Handwashing a Habit”, created by the American Cleaning Institute (ACI). In this 30 minute pre-recorded webinar, you will learn from these experts about: -the Science of Handwashing by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), -how handwashing benefits the health of […]

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