July 15, 2019
The Jacob G. Schmidlapp Trusts, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee, has awarded Easterseals Serving Greater Cincinnati $100,000 to support upgrades to its Production & Fulfillment Center in Walnut Hills.
The Easterseals Production & Fulfillment Center is a social enterprise that builds clinical testing kits for use in medical research around the globe. The center’s leading customers predict 20% growth in the pharmaceutical and biomedical research sectors in the coming decade.
Philanthropic gifts from community investors will allow Easterseals to make physical improvements that will increase efficiency, grow business capacity, and create more employment opportunities within the Production & Fulfillment Center.
Revenue generated by the Production & Fulfillment Center is reinvested back into Easterseals’ mission-driven programs that train individuals for community employment, including people living with disabilities, veterans, and people facing economic disadvantages.
For more information about business solutions with Easterseals Production & Fulfillment Center, call 513-386-6823.