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Race for the Cure Kick-Off 2012

Posted by CR on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

It's that time of year again! We kicked off our 2012 Race for the Cure effort today. Team Anchor Hocking is back together and we've got some exciting things coming your way.

Last year was a wonderful year, with a great group of employees, family, friends, survivors, fighters and supports.


*A few pictures from Team Anchor Hocking 2011 (Race for the Cure, Columbus 2011)
Pictures Courtesy of CR

Race Day is May 19th in Downtown Columbus.

We will keep you updated on the blog, Facebook and Twitter about our plans and details for the Race!

If you are a friend or family member of an Anchor Hocking Employee (Lancaster), and would like to join team Anchor Hocking, we'll have info for you soon on how to sign up with us!

Categorized under: Events  Breast Cancer Awareness  Company News  Spotlight  Community  Spring 



Drop the Anchor on Breast Cancer

Posted by CR on Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Anchor Hocking always looks forward to this time of year! It's such a great opportunity to give to a wonderful cause as a business family.

We thought we'd give you an inside peek at our race shirts for the 2011 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure (Columbus, Ohio).

The race is Saturday May 14th, and we'll have a team of 129 there.

A big thank you to everyone who helped pull this year's Team Anchor Hocking Company together! An extra round of applause to Moe, our team captain, co-worker, friend and survivor for all of her hard work!

Team Anchor Hocking has 6 pink shirts to hand out this year, which denotes survivors of breast cancer.

All photographs courtesy of CR

Want to see the other designs that were in the running before we chose this one?

 

 

All shirt graphics courtesy of CR

Stay tuned for pictures of the race day! We hope that if you're in Columbus on May 14th you can make it out to race, or to help cheer on the participants!

And the next time you get a chance, raise a glass in hope! Together we will find a cure!

Need some Hope? We've got Hope items in our online store!

Let us know what you think of our shirts via Facebook or Twitter!

 

 

 

Categorized under: Company News  Breast Cancer Awareness  Events  Spotlight  Design  Made In The USA  Community  Give Back 



Giving to United Way

Posted by CR on Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

Every year Anchor Hocking asks it's employees to give back in many ways. One of our largest efforts is the United Way Campaign (Fairfield County, Ohio). In 2010 our employees helped raise 27% more money for the United Way  than in 2009!

Through the generous effort of our employees we are able to give a gift that helps out our neighbors and that is something we are very proud of.

Neighboring businesses in Fairfield County also stepped up their giving. What a great year for giving in our area! Let's keep up the good work!


Our very own Mark Hedstrom receiving his suspenders as he takes his seat as Campaign Chairman for 2011 (Franklin County, Ohio United Way).

Read more about the 2010 United Way Campaign...

 

Last year's Campaign Blog Post

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Categorized under: Company News  Spotlight  Community  Give Back 



Give Hope

Posted by CR on Friday, October 8th, 2010

Like so many others, this is something near and dear to the hearts of the Anchor Hocking family.

 

This month we've included our HOPE collection of products on our online store. By carrying products with pink ribbons we remind ourselves and those around us to give back.


16 oz. Breast Cancer Awareness Café Mug



2qt Embossed Ribbon Jar with Pink Lid - BCA



Doublewall 18oz Insulated Bottle - BCA



5 oz. Measuring Glass with Pink Decoration - BCA

The Anchor family supports the fight against breast cancer. Did you see our blog post about  the Komen Columbus Race For The Cure?

 

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Categorized under: Community  Breast Cancer Awareness  Spotlight  Cafe Mug  Fall 



Anchor Races for The Cure

Posted by NH on Friday, May 28th, 2010


*Image Courtesy of NH

This year a team of Anchor Hocking’s co-workers, friends and family joined over 50,000 people participating in the Komen Columbus Race for the Cure. Anchor Hocking’s main headquarters are located just outside of Columbus, OH. A member of the sales and marketing team put together a group, over 50 members strong, for the event. Anchor has also supported the breast cancer cause with inspiring products, including the Hope Mug and Hope Double Wall with a pink lid. In addition, the bakeware line supports the cause with a pink lidded Batter Bowl and ribbon shaped cookie cutter, pink 16oz Measuring Cup and pink 5oz Measuring Glass all available through seasonal retail promotions in the fall.



*Image Courtesy of NH

Thank you to everyone who participates and supports this cause. Like many, this cause is near and dear to The Anchor Hocking family’s hearts.


*Image Courtesy of NH

 

Categorized under: Community  Breast Cancer Awareness  Give Back  Cafe Mug 



Anchor Helps United Way

Posted by CR on Tuesday, November 10th, 2009

Through donations from employees, Anchor Hocking was able to raise $45,314.00. This one week campaign asked Anchor employees to give their spare change, give a percentage of their pay or participate in various raffles and one time gifts.

Categorized under: Give Back  Community 



  • In November 2009 Anchor Hocking's True Seal was recognized by Good Housekeeping

  • In November 2009 Anchor Hocking's True Seal was recognized by Good Housekeeping

  • Woman's World gives a round of applause to True Seal in their November 2009 Issue.

  • Woman's World gives a round of applause to True Seal in their November 2009 Issue.

  • Homeworld Business creates excitement around Anchor Home Collections new line of Bamboo products in their June 2009 edition.

  • Anchor Hocking's Sigma Beverageware is given an Award of Excellence by HFN in April 2009.

  • Anchor Hocking is acknowledged for expanding beyond glassware by HFN in April 2009.

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