SC Johnson Donates $150 Million to Cornell University

January 31, 2017

SC Johnson, parent company of SC Johnson Professional, and its CEO H. Fisk Johnson have donated US$150 million to Cornell University in Ithaca, NY.

The donation marks the largest gift the school has received in its 152-year history and will be used to support Cornell University’s College of Business, which was renamed the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business. The terms of SC Johnson’s donation also call for a challenge grant that is expected to raise an additional $150 million, The Ithaca Journal reports.

About SC Johnson Professional
Based in Racine, WI, SC Johnson Professional is a manufacturer of janitorial and sanitation cleaners. For more information, visit