Florence Manufacturing is proud to assist initiatives that improve the quality of life within our area
Florence Manufacturing proudly supports the following local non-profit organizations:
American Cancer Society - Relay for Life, Night of Hope
American Heart Association - Jump for Kids’ Sake
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Manhattan - Bowling for Kids’ Sake
Boys and Girls Club of Manhattan - Casino Night, Capital Campaign
Boy Scouts of America - Annual Campaign
Flint Hills Area Builders Association - Golf Tournament
Flint Hills Breadbasket - Mayors Holiday Fund, Golf Tournament, Annual Campaign
Leadership Manhattan - Graduation
Manhattan Arts Center - Annual Campaign, Show Sponsor
Manhattan Emergency Shelter - Bag Lady Luncheon
Manhattan Fire Department - Fire Pup Program
Manhattan Library Foundation – Children’s Building Project
Manhattan Mercury - Newspapers in Education
Manhattan Rotary - Golf Tournament
March of Dimes - March for Babies
Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community - Capital Campaign
Retired Seniors Volunteer Program - Festival of Trees
Shrine Bowl - Annual High School Football Game
Sunflower CASA - Annual Campaign, Comedy Night
Dedication to local organizations is the cornerstone of our Community Giving Program. Florence Manufacturing is proud to assist organizations and programs that improve the quality of life in our local community. Support may be provided through donations, in-kind services or by providing volunteers. The Company also encourages its employees to meet their social responsibilities by contributing time to support community service organizations, educational training activities and similar activities.
Eligible organizations wishing to receive a charitable contribution from Florence Manufacturing must be tax-exempt, 501(c)3 institutions. Eligible organizations must also be nonsectarian, nonpolitical and nondiscriminatory.
Special consideration will be given to programs and projects that offer measurable results and community development opportunities which focus on
1) human services
2) children's programs
4) arts or
5) health and other worthwhile charitable endeavors.
Contributions will normally be made for local programs, local affiliates of national organizations, and specific projects. Capital grants will be limited to unusual community opportunities.
Please note that Florence Manufacturing does not make charitable contributions to the following entities:
All requests for support must be submitted in writing to the Florence Marketing Department and include the following:
Informational inquiries in advance of formal proposals are encouraged to assist in identifying proposals that will fit the Company's criteria or priorities.
While we recognize that there are many worthwhile causes and organizations, we regret that some worthy programs may not receive our support. All requests will be considered; you may be contacted to provide further details regarding your program and verification of your organization's non-profit status. If the contribution request does not fall within the Company's guidelines and priorities, notice to that effect will be promptly provided.
Information on approved projects may be used for internal promotions and community press releases.