CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Isagenix International, a global health and wellness company, announced that it raised nearly $100,000 for Make-A-Wish® through generous Associate and attendee donations and pledges made during its 2016 New Year Kick Off event, an annual three-day conference held last week in Dallas.
"Every day we strive to positively impact our community and give back. Supporting children's charities is one meaningful way we do so," said Kathy Coover, Isagenix Co-Founder and Executive Vice President. "Our team values serving others and finds real happiness in helping make a difference in the lives of children and their families."
Since 2012, Isagenix has raised more than $4.3 million for Make-A-Wish in 7 countries, enough to help grant in excess of 525 wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions. Overall the company has raised a total of more than $7.5 million for various children's charities during the past 12 years.
"One of the values that drives Isagenix is contribution, and our Associates and employees demonstrate this daily by giving their time, money, compassion and effort to others," said Kevin Adams, Isagenix CEO. "Joining forces with Make-A-Wish allows us to help bring hope and joy to incredible kids and their families."
About Isagenix International:
Established in 2002, Isagenix provides systems for weight loss, energy, performance, healthy aging, and wealth creation. With more than 500,000 customers worldwide and more than 100 life-changing products, paks, and systems, the company is committed to producing Solutions to Transform Lives™. To date, Isagenix has reached nearly $4 billion in cumulative sales through an independent network of Associates in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan, Mexico, Singapore, Malaysia, Colombia, Vietnam, and Indonesia. The company's vision is to impact world health and free people from physical and financial pain. Isagenix, is a privately owned company with headquarters in Chandler, Ariz., and is a member of the Direct Selling Association. For more information, visit Isagenix.com.
Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Based in Phoenix, Arizona, Make-A-Wish is the world's largest wish-granting organization, serving children in nearly 50 countries on five continents. With the help of generous donors and more than 32,000 volunteers worldwide, Make-A-Wish grants a wish somewhere in the world every 21 minutes on average. Since 1980, it has granted more than 350,000 wishes to children around the world. For more information about Make-A-Wish America, visit wish.org and for more information on Make-A-Wish International, visit worldwish.org.
SOURCE Isagenix International