Top 50 Corporate Giver

Ecolab Inc. (ECL)

ecolab.com

Contact:

Kris Taylor

Foundation program:

Ecolab Foundation
100 % of giving is through foundation

Signature program:

Visions for Learning
Visions for Learning provides small grants to teachers whose learning enhancement initiatives would otherwise go unfunded. The program fosters creativity in teaching.


 Donations
2004 cash donations $ 3,500,000
As pct. of revenue 0.1 %
As pct. of earnings 0.7 %
Change since 2003 1.7 %
Change since 2002 28.4 %

2004 in-kind donations $ 150,000
As pct. of revenue 0 %
As pct. of earnings 0 %
Change since 2003 261.5 %
Change since 2002 -62.3 %

Projected increase/decrease increase

 Favored Issues
  arts   education   community development   health care   international
  Arts   Edu   Comm   Health   Intl

   Other / specifics:   Environment


 Major Objectives

Ecolab has long been committed to giving something back to the communities where our associates live and work. At the heart of our efforts is Ecolab's unique corporate culture, comprised of spirit, pride, determination, commitment, passion and integrity. We support four key giving areas: youth & education, arts & culture, civic and community, and environmental organizations.