BASF in Seneca to Join Keowee Key Community Partnership as First Manufacturing Industry Partner

SENECA, SC, August 5, 2021 – BASF’s site in Seneca, South Carolina recently became the first manufacturing industry partner to join the Keowee Key Community Partnership, an organization that brings community partners together to improve the lives of people in Oconee County.

“What an incredible difference BASF is making today! Having the company as our first major manufacturing partner is a boon to the people of Oconee County,” said Jon Bachman, Chairman of the Keowee Key Community Partnership. “All of us, our non-profit partners, and the people they serve, are thrilled.”


BASF is one of 21 community partners. Each partner donates monetary support to community organizations, along with volunteer hours to community projects each year. Keowee Key members volunteer more than 100,000 hours annually to support local charities.

Over the past several years year, BASF in Seneca has donated to Safe Harbor, the Seneca City Fire Department, The Friendship Fire Department, the Oconee County Hazmat Unit, Oconee County Memorial Hospital, the Collins Children’s Home, and $50,000 to the City of Seneca for recovery after a tornado in April 2020.

Learn more about the Keowee Key Community Partnership at www.kkcommunityparternship.com.

BASF is currently hiring. Hourly compensation starts at $19.50/hour and increases with experience. For more information, visit www.basf.us/sc.

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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