BASF in Seneca Donates School Supplies to Grace’s Closet, Blue Ridge Elementary

SENECA, SC, August 30, 2021 – BASF in Seneca, SC recently donated school supplies to Blue Ridge Elementary School and Grace’s Closet. Items donated include 450 pencils, 275 notebooks, 225 packs of crayons, 100 glue sticks, 100 erasers, 65 pairs of child safety scissors, pencil pouches and pencil boxes.

Blue Ridge serves elementary school students in the Seneca area, while Grace’s Closet serves students in all Oconee County schools with the mission to help them build self-confidence to succeed and provide them basic resources like food, clothing, school supplies and hygiene items.


“Our team members at BASF in Seneca demonstrated their generosity by exceeding our initial goals for the amount of school supplies we hoped to collect, and we are delighted to support students in our area as they begin this school year,” said Elba Lizardi, site director for BASF in Seneca.

BASF is growing its team. Hourly compensation starts at $19.50/hour and increases with experience. For more information, visit www.basf.us/sc. BASF and Grace’s Closet are members of the Keowee Key Community Partnership.

About BASF

BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has approximately 17,000 employees in North America and had sales of $18.7 billion in 2020. 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. More than 110,000 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 is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €59 billion in 2020. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the U.S. Further information at http://www.basf.com.


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