Community Engagement

  • Planting Lavender for the Environment and Painting Walls for Hope

    Nov 14, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science

    Our Zweibrücken team in Germany participated in two community service events. During the first event, they planted 80 lavender bushes in the city to support the many ecological initiatives in Zweibrücken. In the second event, another group of employees participated in “Painting Walls-Giving Hope"; an initiative of the Municipality of Zweibrücken, office for social services, asylum services, social field service, and furniture storage. The program paints apartments in Zweibrücken for homeless people and people seeking asylum. Employees painted two apartments, that will serve as homeless shelters.
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    lavender planting and painting walls
  • IDEX Health & Science Helps Develop Future Leaders in STEM with 450 Science Kits

    Sep 30, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science

    IDEX Health & Science’s fluidics team in Middleboro, MA and the Chromatography Commercial Team were Packing Partners for the Science Club for Girls. A packing event was held, and employees assembled 450 STEM supply kits. A $5,000 donation was also made through the IDEX Foundation.
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    Packing Partners for the Science Club for Girls
  • Life Science Optics Support AutismUp – $29,900 IDEX Foundation Donation

    Sep 29, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science

    IDEX Health & Science, Life Science Optics volunteers participated in three in-person events to support AutismUp. Thank you to the IDEX Foundation for the generous $29,900 donation to AutismUp, which funded new educational programs, 500 sensory bags, 24 scholarships, and bus passes for scholarship recipients.
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    IDEX Health & Science Rochester Life Science Optics team supports AutismUp
  • IDEX Health & Science Hosts “Build A Backpack” Event for Local Youth in Need

    Aug 19, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science

    IDEX Health & Science Volunteers from Rochester and Lima came together to “build a backpack.” Through partnership with the Jewish Family Services: Pencils and Paper Program and a $29,000 donation from the IDEX Foundation, volunteers were able to gain the supplies needed fully outfit each bag. In total, 575 backpacks were filled with school supplies and will be outfitting every student at Roberto Clemento School #8 in Rochester.
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    we partnered with Jewish Family Service to donate and build 575 backpacks
  • Company-Wide Food Drive Yields Over 15,000lbs of Food

    Jul 26, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science

    The IDEX Foundation challenged businesses across IDEX to collect food and donate it to their local food pantries April through June. The IDEX Foundation donated $5,000 USD to each food bank selected by each IDEX business unit—culminating in a total of $30,000 in donations from IDEX Health & Science. 15,746lbs of food was collected by our employees, and each $5,000 donation equals 10,000 meals!
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    Rochester, NY team collects 2,067lbs of food
  • Volunteers Persevered through All-Day Rain for United Way’s Day Of Caring

    Jun 20, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science

    20 Volunteers from IDEX Health & Science showed up in force on May 19, 2022 for the United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes’ Day of Caring.
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    2022 day of caring group of volunteers
  • Employees Create Garden and Provide Fresh Food for Coworkers

    Jun 13, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science

    In 2021, several volunteers from the IDEX Health & Science team in Rochester, NY began a community garden to provide fresh produce for employees behind the Center of Excellence (COE) Facility on John Street. Watch our garden tour, and the full interview with volunteers, here.
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    Nick holds basket of tomatoes
  • “Giving is not just about making a donation. It’s about making a difference.”

    Mar 17, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science
    At IDEX Health & Science, we believe in consistently striving to create value and improve the communities where our teams live and operate, which is why we understand the importance of discovering new and impactful ways to give back.
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  • Breaking the Bias: CNC Machinist is Proud to be in the Girls Club

    Mar 7, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science
    We celebrate International Womens Day by honoring the women of IDEX who are part of a global workforce. Check out this story about our CNC Machinist, Lynn Baker.
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  • Evaporator System Causes 94% Improvement in Reducing Liquid Waste

    Mar 4, 2022 by IDEX Health & Science

    How can a facility improve their environmental impact? Our Rochester, NY facility installed an Evaporator system to safely dispose of the coolant used in the manufacturing of our filters causing a 94% improvement in reducing liquid waste.
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    Rochester, NY Facility evaporator system