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2014-03-05 23:29:10

Community for Change, Racine Interfaith Coalition call on communities across Wisconsin to join them. Racine, WI (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 As the season of lent begins, leaders from 26 religious organizations, health care providers and community organizations will come together on Ash Wednesday to fast and pray for the expansion of Medicaid. Organized by the Racine Interfaith Coalition (RIC) and Community for Change, the group is also calling on counties across Wisconsin to do the same. “We...

2014-03-03 08:24:01

Draft Legislation from Chairman Shimkus is "Vital Step Forward" in Modernizing 38-Year-Old Statute RACINE, Wis., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson, one of the world's largest household goods manufacturers and a strong supporter of TSCA reform, applauded the release of the draft "Chemicals in Commerce Act" by U.S. Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy. "We have long supported updating this antiquated statute," said Kelly M. Semrau,...

2014-01-14 08:31:46

Local CITGO Marketer and Retailer Raise Nearly $6,000 for Racine Children RACINE, Wis., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Local CITGO Marketer Lakeside Oil and Retailer Mitch and Marty's CITGO raised nearly $6,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Racine & Kenosha Counties and Racine Youth Sports at the first annual Mitch & Marty's CITGO Charity Golf Outing. More than 70 members of the Racine community gathered at Meadowbrook Country Club for a day full of activities in support of...

2013-12-21 20:20:19

Research Tower Serves as Beacon of Innovation; Anticipates First Ever Public Tours in Spring 2014 RACINE, Wis., Dec. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking winter solstice, the longest night of the year, SC Johnson relit its Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Research Tower, which will soon open for public tours for the first time in its history. The historic tower, open from 1950 to 1982, served as the creative inspiration and birthplace for the company's leading brands and products including Raid®,...

2013-11-13 08:24:26

Consumer Products Company Supports Updating 37-Year-Old Chemical Statute RACINE, Wis., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson, one of the world's leading makers of household brands, applauds the United States House Committee on Energy and Commerce for its focus on the much-needed legislative reforms to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), the nation's chemical management law. "There is a clear consumer and business case for modernizing TSCA, a statute that has not been modified in more...

2013-10-08 12:28:52

Plan a Weekend Trip to Explore the Company's Free Architectural Tours and Wright-Designed Campus RACINE, Wis., Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fall is the perfect season for a weekend road trip or getaway. This fall SC Johnson invites everyone to take a fun and educational road trip to visit Usonia: Frank Lloyd Wright's Vision Of The American Home. "Usonia" is this year's annual, free exhibit currently showcased at The SC Johnson Gallery: At Home with Frank Lloyd Wright, in Racine, Wis....

2013-08-20 08:26:45

Company Included for Fourth Year on "Best of the Best" List for Outstanding Diversity Practices RACINE, Wis., Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hispanic Network Magazine (HNM) has named SC Johnson as a Top Diversity Employer on its 2013 Best of the Best list. The list appeared in the magazine's special summer issue that hit newsstands on August 15, 2013. "SC Johnson is honored to be recognized for the fourth consecutive year by the Hispanic Network Magazine alongside so many outstanding...

2013-08-13 12:24:05

Company Pledges $5 Million to "American Enterprise" Exhibition and New Conference Center RACINE, Wis., Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History announced a $5 million donation by SC Johnson in support of the renovation of the building's 120,000-square-foot west exhibition wing. The updated wing will feature new exhibitions, program spaces and performance venues. SC Johnson's funding will support the "American Enterprise" exhibition and the...

2013-07-16 12:22:32

Four Local Marketers Help Local Community Celebrate Independence Day RACINE, Wis., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Local CITGO Wisconsin Marketers Lakeside Oil, Garrow Oil, Open Pantry and Prairie State Energy sponsored the annual Greater Racine Fourth Fest fireworks that lit up the night sky all along the Lake Michigan shoreline. The celebration capped off an exciting day of Fourth Fest events, including one of the Midwest's largest and most colorful Independence Day parades....

2013-07-12 08:21:10

Company Recognized for its Waxdale Wind Turbine Project at its Largest Global Manufacturing Facility RACINE, Wis., July 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson was honored by 2degrees with a Sustainability Champion Award for its commitment to Long Term Energy & Carbon Management. The company was recognized for its Renewable Energy Project: SC Johnson Waxdale Facility at an awards ceremony on July 10. This recognition demonstrates the company's commitment to renewable energy usage....