Believing in Better®
Better Planet. Better Communities. Better Lives.
We hope you and your loved ones are safe as we all manage the impacts the coronavirus (COVID-19) is having on our lives. The health and well-being of our associates, customers, partners and our communities is always our top priority. We are taking responsible and necessary precautions and moving with speed and fluidity in our aggressive measures to minimize the spread of the virus.This is an immense humanitarian challenge for the world, and we need all of us working together – swiftly and consistently – with disciplined actions.
LEADING WITH PURPOSE
Kohler has faced many crises in 146 years, and we are attacking this challenge with the perseverance, ingenuity, and resolve that has defined us as a company. Each day, we live our corporate mission of contributing to a higher level of gracious living for those who are touched by our products and services. Fundamental to that commitment is fostering an environment where everyone feels safe and can be their very best – even during these times of unprecedented uncertainty.
KOHLER Relief Showering Trailer Deployed to NYC Javits Center
We're proud to be supporting the heroes on the front lines in New York. The KOHLER Relief Showering Trailer has arrived at the Javits Center field hospital to provide showers and hygiene to healthcare professionals and staff working tirelessly at the facility.
Personal Protective Equipment Donations
Kohler has designed, manufactured and distributed over 80,000 personal protective devices to medical facilities in communities around the world, including 15,000 in Latin American countries. We continue to work with our supply chain teams to source and donate more supplies for healthcare including masks, gloves and disinfectants.
Design and Manufacture of Safety Equipment
We're partnering with University of Wisconsin's Makerspace program to design, produce and donate face shields to medical professionals in Wisconsin. Kohler Mira in the United Kingdom is hoping to gain government clearance to begin production of respirator parts.
Partnership With Nonprofit Organizations
Kohler has launched a matching donations program for associate donations to our nonprofit partners including World Vision, Water Mission, United Way and Operation Blessing. In India, we've partnered with Habitat for Humanity to provide critically needed disaster kits to local village residents near Kohler facilities.
Support in Our Local Communities
Our associates are volunteering in their communities safely where needed the most, and the company is also providing targeted philanthropic support to help fight the spread of the virus in our local communities.