ÖLFUS, Iceland (August 23, 2011)— Icelandic Water Holdings ehf, makers of the award-winning, CarbonNeutral® natural spring water from Iceland, Icelandic Glacial, announced today that it has partnered with the Georgia Food Industry Association Education Foundation (GFIEF) to support their End Caps for Education program.
As part of this alliance, Icelandic Glacial has donated funds to help the GFIEF reach their goal of $120,000 to directly provide scholarships to deserving students in the state of Georgia. Additionally, Icelandic Glacial will be offering water to the End Cap for Education displays which aim to bring awareness to the Foundation’s fundraising efforts. The program, which will have distinct visibility in retail outlets throughout the state, runs during the second half of September.
“Icelandic Glacial is proud to support students seeking higher education in the State of Georgia through the End Caps for Education program,” remarked Jon Olafsson, chairman and co-founder of Icelandic Glacial. “These local initiatives are a great way for us to support a child’s need for a college education while simultaneously allowing us greater exposure for our delicious water.”