BASF donates $3,000 to South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind

SPARTANBURG, SC – BASF’s sites in Converse and Mauldin recently donated $3,000 to the South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind to help build a new science lab at the School for the Blind.

“At BASF, we know the importance of creating chemistry each day,” said Converse site manager Jerome Kirkland. “Every child, regardless of abilities, should experience the wonder of a STEM education.”


“South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind is so grateful for BASF’s generous donation toward our new science lab at the School for the Blind. We are excited to collaborate with BASF in providing exceptional learning opportunities for students in the area of STEM. Thank you, BASF, for investing in the future of our community and state!” Jolene Madison, President of the South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind.

BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has more than 16,700 employees in North America and had sales of $25.9 billion in 2021. For more information about BASF’s North American operations, visit www.basf.com/us.

At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Around 111,000 employees in the BASF Group contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio comprises six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €78.6 billion in 2021. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the U.S. Further information at www.basf.com.

BASF is currently hiring in South Carolina. For more information, visit www.basf.us/sc.


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